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Collection Level Description: Books and Papers of James Blish

Reference: Dep. Blish 1-441
Title: Books and Papers of James Blish
Dates of Creation: [c. 1941-77]
Extent: 441 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English, French, Spanish, German, Dutch, and Japanese

Administrative/Biographical History

James Blish (1921-1975) was a science fiction writer.

Scope and Content

Books and papers of James Blish, consisting of:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was deposited in the Library in 1976.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

A few items are restricted. Contact the Library for further details.

Further Information

Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

Publication Note

James Blish: a bibliography 1940-76, by Judith A. Blish (1976) gives full details of the printed works in the collection.

Access Points

Science fiction

Literature | 20th century

Blish | James Benjamin | 1921-1975 | Writer

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