WorldCat Identities

Disch, Thomas M.

Overview
Works: 205 works in 598 publications in 11 languages and 16,757 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Children's films  Drama  Animated films  Film adaptations  Musical films  Fantasy films  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Speaker, Signer, wpr, Inscriber
Classifications: PS3554.I8, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Thomas M Disch
The dreams our stuff is made of : how science fiction conquered the world by Thomas M Disch( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dick, and outright charlatans Ignatius Donnelly and various UFO "witnesses," Disch emphasizes science fiction's cultural role as both a lens and a medium for the very rapid changes driven by modern technology, highlighting its powers of prediction and prevarication
The brave little toaster goes to Mars by Robert C Ramirez( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The master's baby Robbie has been mysteriously beamed to Mars, and it's up to the heroic electrical appliances to bring him safely home
The M.D. : a horror story by Thomas M Disch( Book )

20 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasy-roman
The businessman : a tale of terror by Thomas M Disch( Book )

21 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On SF by Thomas M Disch( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The priest : a Gothic romance by Thomas M Disch( Book )

19 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the surface, Father Pat Bryce of Minneapolis is a fine man, a pro-life activist running a boarding house for pregnant girls to save them from an abortion. In reality, he is a pederast with a fondness for altar boys and he is shelling out parish funds to keep a blackmailer quiet. The story of a double life
On wings of song by Thomas M Disch( Book )

28 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neighboring lives by Thomas M Disch( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

334 by Thomas M Disch( Book )

36 editions published between 1972 and 1999 in 6 languages and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A visionary portrait of the underbelly of 21st-century New York City."--Cover
The ruins of earth; an anthology of stories of the immediate future by Thomas M Disch( Book )

11 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories by leading authors about the ecological catastrophe prophesied for the immediate future
Black Alice, a novel by Thomas M Disch( Book )

12 editions published between 1968 and 1993 in 4 languages and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eleven-year-old white heiress is cheated out of her fortune by being kidnapped and turned black
Bad moon rising by Thomas M Disch( Book )

6 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sub : a study in witchcraft by Thomas M Disch( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Substitute teacher Diana Turney of Minnesota acquires powers to turn people into animals. She turns a woman into a cat and a man into a pig before her evil reign is terminated by an Indian whose powers are stronger
Fun with your new head by Thomas M Disch( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yes, let's : new and selected poems by Thomas M Disch( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The castle of indolence : on poetry, poets, and poetasters by Thomas M Disch( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The brave little toaster : a bedtime story for small appliances by Thomas M Disch( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feeling abandoned by their beloved master, a vacuum cleaner, tensor lamp, electric blanket, clock radio, and toaster undertake a long and arduous journey to find him in a faraway city
The prisoner by Thomas M Disch( Book )

20 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and French and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the 1960's television show, the novelization combines elements of a spy thriller with Orwellian tropes of science fiction. "The Prisoner" follows a former British secret agent who has quit the force, only to find himself trapped in an anonymous place called the Village
The urban fantasy anthology by Peter S Beagle( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Star-studded and comprehensive, this imaginative anthology brings a myriad of modern fantasy voices under one roof. Previously difficult for readers to discover in its new modes, urban fantasy is represented here in all three of its distinct styles--playful new mythologies, sexy paranormal romances, and gritty urban noir. Whether they feature tattooed demon-hunters, angst-ridden vampires, supernatural gumshoes, or pixelated pixies, these authors--including Patricia Briggs, Neil Gaiman, and Charles de Lint--mash-up traditional fare with pop culture, creating iconic characters, conflicted moralitie
A child's garden of grammar by Thomas M Disch( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems exploring the world of grammar, covering such topics as nouns, verbs, homophones, and contractions
 
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The dreams our stuff is made of : how science fiction conquered the world
Alternative Names

controlled identityDemijohn, Thom

controlled identityHargrave, Leonie, 1940-

controlled identityKnye, Cassandra

Demijohn Thom

Demijohn, Thom 1940-2008

Diš, Tomas M.

Disch, Thomas M.

Disch Thomas Michael

Disch, Thomas Michael 1940-

Disch, Thomas Michael 1940-2008

Disch Tom

Disch, Tom 1940-

Disch, Tom 1940-2008

Dish, thomas M.

Dish, Thomas M. 1940-2008

Knye Cassandra

Mother

Mother (Thomas M. Disch)

Thomas Disch scrittore e poeta statunitense

Thomas M. Disch Amerikaans schrijver

Thomas M. Disch amerikansk författare, poet och manusförfattare

Thomas M. Disch amerikansk skribent, poet og manusforfattar

Thomas M. Disch amerikansk skribent, poet og manusforfatter

Thomas M. Disch amerikansk skribent, poet og manuskriptforfatter

Thomas M. Disch Escritor de novelas y relatos, poeta

Thomas Michael Disch US-amerikanischer Science-Fiction Autor

Томас Диш

Томас Діш

Томас М. Диш

תומאס מ' דיש

ディッシュ, トーマス・M

トマス・M・ディッシュ

托马斯·M·迪斯科

Languages
English (196)

Spanish (18)

French (15)

Italian (6)

Japanese (5)

Dutch (3)

German (2)

Hebrew (2)

Danish (1)

Polish (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
The M.D. : a horror storyThe businessman : a tale of terrorOn SFThe priest : a Gothic romanceOn wings of songNeighboring lives334The sub : a study in witchcraft