WorldCat Identities

Preiss, Byron

Overview
Works: 112 works in 277 publications in 5 languages and 11,700 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Constitution  Pictorial works  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Parodies, imitations, etc  Fantasy fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Book designer, Illustrator, Other
Classifications: KF4550, 342.7302
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Byron Preiss
 
Most widely held works by Byron Preiss
The Constitution of the United States of America by United States( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the text of the Constitution of the United States of America, highlighted by full-color illustrations
First contact : the search for extraterrestrial intelligence( Book )

8 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major scientists involved in the search for extraterrestrial intelligence, explain their work and consider philosophical questions
The planets( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of essays by astronomers, speculations by science fiction authors, and illustrations by space artists
The Universe by Byron Preiss( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chapters consist of essays by astronomers, speculations by science fiction authors, and illustrations by space artists and deep space photographers. Writers include Isaac Asimov, Gregory Benford, Ben Bova, Ray Bradbury, David Brin, William J. Kaufmann, Frederik Pohl, Allan Sandage, Robert Silverberg, Hyron Spinrad, Connie Willis, and others
Raymond Chandler's Philip Marlowe : a centennial celebration( Book )

13 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

25 "new Philip Marlowe stories by some of the world's leading mystery authors," including Max Allan Collins, Loren D. Estleman, Sara Paretsky, Simon Brett, Ed Gorman, and Eric Van Lustbader
The dinosaurs by William Stout( Book )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The text and numerous artistic illustrations reconstruct the world in which the dinosaurs lived and portray how they behaved in the situations they encountered
The Ultimate Dracula by David Keller( Book )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories inspired by Bram Stoker's "Dracula" includes contributions by Janet Asimov, John Gregory Betancourt, Heather Graham, Mike Resnick, Tim Sullivan, and Anne Rice
The best children's books in the world : a treasury of illustrated stories by Byron Preiss( Book )

9 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of illustrated stories, originally published separately, from all over the world
Dragonworld by Byron Preiss( Book )

31 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ultimate dinosaur : past-present-future by Byron Preiss( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Past, present and future of the dinosaur
The Microverse( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Secret world of pandas( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the evolution, physical characteristics, habitat, behavior, life cycle, and range of the giant panda, discusses what threatens it with extinction, and describes efforts to prevent it
Virtual unrealities : the short fiction of Alfred Bester by Alfred Bester( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of science fiction stories, most of them reprints from the 1950s. In Hobson's Choice, tourists from the future visit our age to experience a nuclear war, while Adam and No Eve is on the world's last surviving male
The Ultimate werewolf : [new stories by some of the world's leading authors]( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ultimate Frankenstein( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the original motion picture, 'Frankenstein, ' some of the best-known authors of the fantastic and the mysterious explore the legend of Mary Shelley's classic monster
Year's best graphic novels, comics & manga : from Blankets to Demo to Blacksad( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of leading works by major publishers of graphic novels, comics, and manga published between June 2003 and December 2004, with selections and excerpts from leading works by commercial and independent publishers
The art of Leo & Diane Dillon by Byron Preiss( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Beach Boys by Byron Preiss( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A puedo-autobiographical view of the Beach Boys, including interview excerpts, historical narrative, lyrics, photographs and illustrations
The Ultimate zombie( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gathers zombie stories by Anne Rice, Robert Silverberg, Chelsea Quinn Yarbro, John Brunner, Harlan Ellison, and Gene Wolfe. Somtow, S.P., "Though I Walk Through The Valley"/Rice, Anne, "The Doctor"/Landis, Geoffrey A., "Dead Right"/Silverberg, Robert, "Passengers"/Anerson, Kevin J., "Bringing the Family"/Yarbro, Chelsea Quinn, "Restoration Comedy"/Costello, Matthew J., "Corporate Takeover"/Rodgers Alan, "Emma's Daughter"/Watt-Evans, Lawrence, "Larger Than Life"/Tritten, Larry, "The Potable Zombie"/Brunner, John, "Not All The Gay Pageants"/Ellison, Harlan, "Z Is For Zombie"/D'Ammassa, Don, "Corruption In Office"/Morlan, A.R., "The Toddler Pit"/Haber, Karen, "Red Angels"/Hautala, Rick, "Surprise"/Hodge, Brian and Relling William Jr., "This One'll Kill You"/McMahan, Frances A., "House Of Lazarus"/Lewis D.F., "Two Vignettes"/Weinberg, Robert, "The Silent Majority"/Fenn, Lionael, "The Dead Speaketh Not, They Just Grunt Now And Then"/Wolfe, Gene"The Other Dead Man"/Hoffman, Nina Kiriki, "The Third Dead Body."
The ultimate dragon( Book )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Byron Preiss Publisher

Byron Preiss scrittore e editore statunitense

Byron Preiss US-amerikanischer Autor und Verleger

Preiss, Byron C.

プライス, バイロン

プレイス, バイロン

Languages
English (112)

Spanish (10)

Italian (5)

German (1)

Chinese (1)

Covers
The Ultimate DraculaThe best children's books in the world : a treasury of illustrated storiesDragonworldThe Secret world of pandasVirtual unrealities : the short fiction of Alfred BesterThe Ultimate FrankensteinYear's best graphic novels, comics & manga : from Blankets to Demo to BlacksadThe ultimate dragon