Born in Portuguese West Africa on May 21, 1903, Manly Wade Wellman’s ancestry reached back through the Confederate South to colonial Virginia-with the potent infusion of Gascon French and American Indian. Coming to America as a child, he travelled widely-as far West as Utah, as far East as New York, and a lot of places in between. He never stayed long in one place, however, until he settled in North Carolina after World War II. He attended college at Wichita State, where he played football, and later at Columbia.
Manly Wade Wellman (May 21, 1903 – April 5, 1986) was an American writer
Manly Wade Wellman (May 21, 1903 – April 5, 1986) was an American writer. While his science fiction and fantasy stories appeared in such pulps as Astounding Stories, Startling Stories, Unknown and Strange Stories, Wellman is best remembered as one of the most popular contributors to the legendary Weird Tales, and for his fantasy and horror stories set in the Appalachian Mountains, which draw on the native folklore of that region.
Worse Things Waiting book. contributing stories to Weird Tales, Unknown, and Strange Stories, among others. Wellman also created the character of Silver John, who wandered the Appalachian mountains of North Carolina - armed only with his guitar strung with silver, and his belief in God.
Author: Manly Wade Wellman Author Record 80. Foreword (Worse Things Waiting) (1973). The Vampire in America (1973).
Author: Manly Wade Wellman Author Record 803. Legal Name: Wellman, Manly Wade. Birthplace: Kamundongo, Portuguese West Africa. Birthdate: 21 May 1903. Manly Wade Wellman's wife, Frances Garfield, was also an author, occasionally contributing to "Weird Tales" and other publications. 50 Years of Weird Tales (1974) also appeared as
I thought you were somebody else-the man who brought that thing. An entertaining story that plays like 2001 A Space Odyssey in reverse
I thought you were somebody else-the man who brought that thing. He nodded at the picture. Personally, I think it's plain beastly. An entertaining story that plays like 2001 A Space Odyssey in reverse. Martians, an interplanetary cold war, asteroids, and devolution await. "An entertaining story that plays like 2001 A Space Odyssey in reverse.
by Manly Wade Wellman. used but in fairly good condition. Select Format: Hardcover. ISBN13:9780913796009.
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Worse Things Waiting. 1973) A collection of stories by Manly Wade Wellman
Worse Things Waiting. 1973) A collection of stories by Manly Wade Wellman. Awards World Fantasy Best Collection.