WorldCat Identities

Knight, Damon 1922-2002

Overview
Works: 362 works in 1,054 publications in 4 languages and 22,697 library holdings
Genres: Science fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Periodicals  Short stories  Fiction  Biography  Horror fiction  Short stories, American  Fantasy fiction, American  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Creator, Compiler, Contributor, Translator
Classifications: PZ1.K745, 813.54
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In search of wonder; essays on modern science fiction by Damon Knight( Book )

33 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in English and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turning points : essays on the art of science fiction by Damon Knight( Book )

8 editions published between 1959 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nebula award stories( )

in English and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creating short fiction by Damon Knight( Book )

23 editions published between 1981 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Distilled from decades of teaching and practice, Creating Short Fiction offers no-nonsense advice on structure, pacing, dialogue, getting ideas, and much more. It includes examples and exercises that have proved their extraordinary effectiveness in classrooms and workshops everywhere. Creating Short Fiction is a timeless classic that brims with priceless advice for anyone interested in writing short stories
Orbit( )

in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction of the thirties by Damon Knight( Book )

11 editions published between 1972 and 1977 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of science fiction stories
A science fiction argosy by Damon Knight( Book )

10 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antologi af 24 noveller og 2 romaner
One hundred years of science fiction by Damon Knight( Book )

13 editions published between 1968 and 1977 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A century of science fiction by Damon Knight( Book )

22 editions published between 1962 and 1972 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world and Thorinn by Damon Knight( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poor lame Thorinn is thrown into a well by his father to appease the rumbling gods, and cursed to Go Down... and down he goes, breaking through floors, ceilings and walls into amazing new worlds. --Publisher
The best of Damon Knight by Damon Knight( Book )

10 editions published between 1976 and 1980 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interstellar visitors who use their superior technology to free Earth from war and disease, a fetus with superhuman intelligence, and a time sphere allowing entrance into the future are described in three of twenty-two stories by the noted science-fiction writer
Beyond tomorrow : ten science fiction adventures by Damon Knight( Book )

12 editions published between 1965 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales which take place beneath the sea, in deep space, on other planets, and here on earth. For contents, see Author Catalog
Three novels: Rule golden, Natural state, [and] The dying man by Damon Knight( Book )

13 editions published between 1957 and 1969 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dying Man. Man has discovered the secret to immortality, and death is thought to be nonexistent. But for Claire and Dio, supreme happiness is when he realizes that early man's greatest achievements were nurtured by the fact of his mortality
A for anything by Damon Knight( Book )

17 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and French and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An obscure inventor creates a device called Gismo, that can duplicate anything, which played havoc with the social order
Why do birds by Damon Knight( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

People alike. So begins Why Do Birds, a classically science-fictional novel of ideas and quite possibly Damon Knight's most haunting work, a terrifying tale of deceit and human folly. "One of his great gifts," says Locus of Knight, "is that he takes an initial situation or idea and thinks, and thinks, and thinks."
Worlds to come : nine science fiction adventures by Damon Knight( Book )

9 editions published between 1967 and 1972 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of science fiction stories, some of which have helped to advance discoveries and others about things still to come
Dimension X; five science fiction novellas by Damon Knight( Book )

9 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Futurians by Damon Knight( Book )

8 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Westerns of the 40's : classics from the great pulps( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Western: Collection of 16 rousing tales from the old western magazines
The dark side by Damon Knight( Book )

7 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories written by some of the prominent science fiction and horror authors of the 1960s, including Ray Bradbury, Theodore Sturgeon and Robert Heinlein
 
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Creating short fiction
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A for anything
Alternative Names
Damon Knight Amerikaans schrijver

Damon Knight amerikansk författare

Damon Knight amerikansk skribent

Damon Knight écrivain américain

Damon Knight Escritor, editor y crítico de ciencia ficción estadounidense

Damon Knight scrittore, curatore editoriale e critico letterario statunitense

Damon Knight US-amerikanischer Autor

Knight, Damon.

Knight, Damon 1922-

Knight Damon 1922-2002

Knight, Damon Francis 1922-

Knight, Damon Francis 1922-2002

Nait, Deĭmon 1922-2002

Naito, Dēmon 1922-2002

Ντέιμον Νάιτ

Деймон Найт американский писатель-фантаст, редактор и критик НФ

Деймон Найт американський письменник-фантаст та критик

Деймън Найт

Найт, Деймон американский писатель-фантаст, редактор и критик НФ

דיימון נייט

دیمن نایت نویسنده آمریکایی

데이먼 나이트 미국의 SF 작가, 비평가, 편집인

デーモン・ナイト

ナイト, デーモン

Languages
English (247)

Dutch (6)

French (1)

Persian (1)