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Nicholls, Peter 1939-

Overview
Works: 20 works in 140 publications in 8 languages and 6,013 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Encyclopedias  Reference works  Popular works  Forecasts  Periodicals  Reviews  Science fiction  Diaries 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PN3433.4, 809.3876203
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Most widely held works by Peter Nicholls
The Encyclopedia of science fiction by John Clute( Book )

60 editions published between 1979 and 1999 in English and held by 1,895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gathers information about science fiction history, publishers, authors, motion pictures, novels, concepts, and themes
The science fiction encyclopedia by Peter Nicholls( Book )

7 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Over 2,800 entries" and "numerous black and white illustrations."
Science fiction at large : a collection of essays, by various hands, about the interface between science fiction and reality( Book )

16 editions published between 1976 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contributors: Ursula K. Le Guin, Edward de Bono, John Taylor, John Brunner, Harry Harrison, Alvin Toffler, Alan Garner, Thomas M. Disch, Peter Nicholls, Robert Sheckley, Philip K. Dick
The Science in science fiction by Peter Nicholls( Book )

25 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in 7 languages and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents some of the interesting true and false predictions of science fiction, including space travel, extraplanetary life, weaponry, telepathy, etc
The world of fantastic films : an illustrated survey by Peter Nicholls( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmograpy: p. (180)-221. Discusses the rise of the fantasy movie from 1950 to 1984
Living in the future( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantastic cinema : an illustrated survey by Peter Nicholls( Book )

7 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foundation : the review of science fiction, numbers 1-8, March 1972-March 1975( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond this horizon : an anthology of science fiction and science fact by Ceolfrith Arts Centre( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explorations of the marvellous : the science and the fiction in science fiction( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and German and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The encyclopedia of science fiction( )

in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of SF : an exhibition of science fiction( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La vida en el futuro / Peter Nicholls ; illustraciones : Ilustra Design Limited ; versión castellana : Andrés Linares Capel( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transcript of the journal of Robert Wrede by Peter Nicholls( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

MS Acc13.073 comprises a transcript of the journal of Robert Wrede, 1837-1841. The transcription was prepared by Peter Nicholls for incorporation, with numerous annotations and other biographical material, in the book A wonderful change: the story of Robert Wrede including his journal 1837-41 (1 packet)
La ciencia en la ciencia ficción II( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ren lei you wei lai ma? : Shi jie ke xue jia lian he da zhen duan( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in Chinese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

al-Sīnimā al-khayālīyah by Peter Nicholls( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in Arabic and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The what if man( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Nicholls, sci-fi expert and author of the Encyclopedia of Science Fiction, scrutinises the meaning of science fiction as a major cultural phenomenon. Following the path of Nicholl's life-long obsession, 'The What If Man' explores the complexity of science fiction and the misunderstood nuances of a genre that goes far beyond tales of aliens and intergalactic battles. Offair, SBS, 2/5/03, (52 min.)
 
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The Encyclopedia of science fiction
Alternative Names
Nicholls, Peter Douglas.

Peter Nicholls Australian literary critic

Peter Nicholls australischer Literaturkritiker

ニコルズ, ピーター

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