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Foss, Chris 1946-

Works: 81 works in 160 publications in 3 languages and 1,719 library holdings
Genres: Science fiction  Fiction  Dictionaries  Interviews  Film adaptations  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Science fiction films  Novels  Biography 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Illustrator, Editor, Interviewee, Arranger, Production personnel, Director, Instrumentalist, Correspondent, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3551.S5, 613.96
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Chris Foss
Most widely held works by Chris Foss
Jodorowsky's Dune by Frank Pavich( Visual )

19 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary film about Alejandro Jodorowsky's attempt to make a film adaptation of Frank Herbert's 1965 science fiction novel, Dune, starring Jodorowsky's own 12-year-old son, as well as Orson Welles, Mick Jagger, David Carradine and Salvador Dali with music by Pink Floyd; film includes interviews with Jodorowsky and others
More joy; a lovemaking companion to The joy of sex by Alex Comfort( Book )

9 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a wealth of practical and medically well informed advice on sexuality and lovemaking
Cornelia Foss : a retrospective by Cornelia Brendel Foss( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cornelia Foss is part of a loosely knit group of American artists often described as "painterly realists", a number of whom, such as Eric Fischl and Fairfield Porter, along with Foss, were captivated by the Hampton light of Long Island's East End. This volume, representing a major survey of Foss's work, includes landscapes, beach scenes, gardens, still-lifes, as well as portraits of writers, composers, fellow artists, family members, and friends. ... This handsomely designed volume, including more than two hundred paintings, offers insightful essays by poet and critic J.D. McClatchy, playwright John Guare, and curator-art critic Karen Wilkin - as well as a foreward by the artist."--
The Joy of sex; a Cordon Bleu guide to lovemaking by Alex Comfort( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 1986 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bestseller since it was first published in 1972, Alex Comfort's classic work celebrates human physical intimacy with such authority and clarity that a whole generation felt empowered to enjoy sex. It was ground-breaking and unique in the wide range of subjects it discussed and in its reassuring authority and sense of fun. No other book has come close in providing such a wise, witty, uninhibited sometimes delightfully eccentric guide to lovemaking. And the original illustrations are absolutely iconic
The illustrated encyclopedia of the world's tanks and fighting vehicles : a technical directory of major combat vehicles from World War I to the present day by Chris Foss( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1984 in English and French and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Håndbog over kampvogne og pansrede hjulkøretøjer fra 1. Verdenskrig til tiden omkring 1975. Bogen er forsynet med illustrationer af de omtalte kampkøretøjer samt med med fyldige tekniske data. Der er omtalt kampkøretøjer fra Belgien, Brasilien, Canada, Frankrig, Holland, Italien, Japan, Polen, Schweiz, Sovjetunionen, Storbritannien, Sverige, Sydafrika, Tjekkoslovakiet, Tyskland, Ungarn, USA og Østrig
The dramaturges of Yan by John Brunner( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten thousand light-years from home by James Tiptree( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The end bringers by Douglas R Mason( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was a safe world, a happy world made comfortable for its human population by the machines - and even the machines had now developed into likable, personable androids, so much more pleasant to deal with than harsh-looking metal monsters. No one questioned the existence of the operational androids who ran the cities, the services, even the government, any more than they questioned their own hedonistic existence. It was really only by chance that one human noticed how few the numbers of humans was becoming
The wrong end of time by John Brunner( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The time is the future. The place, an America so isolated by fear that it is cut off from the rest of the world by a massive defense system. Into this armed, barricaded state comes a young Russian scientist bearing a strange & almost unbelievable story: Superior, intelligent life of a far higher order than any on earth has been detected near the planet Pluto. Immune themselves by virtue of their far greater intelligence, these Aliens are about to destroy the planet Earth."
The joy of sex : a gourmet guide to lovemaking. by Alex Comfort( Book )

7 editions published between 1972 and 1983 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collision course by Barrington J Bayley( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The ruins were getting younger. They were thought to be the ruins of an invading force of space monsters that men had defeated during the Dark Ages centuries before. But the ruins were visibly getting newer--rebuilding themselves. The militarists who had reconstructed society after the supposed invasion were getting panicky. Until they found a complete invader vehicle--and learned it traveled through time. But what was Time? What was Now? Could there be more than one Time Front--one going forward, one in reverse? And what would happen when two such fronts met in the inevitable collision course?"--Page 4 of cover
Total eclipse by John Brunner( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction-roman
Singularity station by Brian Ball( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robotic minds made interstellar travel possible, but human minds still controlled the destination and purpose of such flight. Conflict develops only when a programmed brain cannot evaluate beyond what is visible and substantial, whereas the human mind is capable of infinite imagination - including that which is unreal
Starflight 3000 by R. W Mackelworth( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new race has evolved on the moon, maintained by a deteriorating rechnology. Running close to disaster, a new project is to be launched by revolutionary groups
Diary of a spaceperson by Chris Foss( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fiktiv dagbog som ramme omkring Chris Foss' fantasifulde science-fiction kunst
The stars, like dust by Isaac Asimov( Book )

2 editions published between 1958 and 1984 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fleeing an unknown assassin after surviving a radiation bomb planted in his dorm room, University of Earth student Biron Farrell is outraged by the subsequent murder of his father and caught up in a deep-space rebellion
Gateway to the stars by Pierce Askegren( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With Farworld as his first port of call, independent shipper Navis Redling is back in business after a year in detox. Or so it seems... The man claiming to be Redling is in reality a notorious criminal who has bought Redling's identity, including his face, some memories, and a spaceship. What he has also bought is a heap of trouble in the form of Redling's checkered past and current enemies. Redling clearly had good reason to part with his identity. But the man taking Redling's identity has more difficulties than that. Two of the passengers he ferries through the Galactic Rim are dangerous: Kob Thrommus, an undercover secret agent, and Ku-Ril-La, a mysterious member of the enigmatic Guy-Troy. Redling does not believe Ku-Ril-La's claims that he is simply re-creating a trip he took in his youth, and he must work to make sure Kob does not learn his true identity!"--Back cover
Mission to the heart stars by James Blish( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Star guard by Andre Norton( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 3956 A.D. the inhabitants of the planet Terra struggle to keep themselves from being annihilated by alien masters
Next of kin by Eric Frank Russell( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

81, 82 new hostile worlds discovered: 83 - and then another five propulsors blew their linings simultaneously and Scout-Officer John Leeming knew he would have to make a crash landing. Soon he was a prisoner of the Zangastans - and filled with a determination to get back to Earth just as soon as possible. It took the failure of an orthodox escape attempt to make him realise that his alien life-form captors knew precious little of human nature. So unprompted corroboration from another Terran prisoner held by the Lathians, Zangasta's senior allies, that said Lathians had the Willies was goo
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Alternative Names
Chris Foss artist britanik

Chris Foss artista britànic

Chris Foss artista británico

Chris Foss artista e disegnatore britannico

Chris Foss artiste britannique

Chris Foss Brits kunstschilder

Chris Foss englischer Illustrator, Maler und Grafiker

Foss, Chris 1946-

Foss, Chris (Christopher F.)

Foss, Christopher 1946-

Foss, Christopher F., 1946-

Foss, Christopher Frank 1946-

Voss, Chris, 1946-

Крістофер Фосс

Фосс, Крис

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English (73)

Dutch (1)

French (1)