Headwords Cut after the First Edition

The subset of the 1979 Encyclopedia of Science Fiction headwords shows only those entries marked in red on the main first-edition list to indicate that they were removed during the preparation of the Encyclopedia's second edition (1993). There are 235 in all.

  • Entries reinstated in the online edition are shown in black.
  • Entries still not reinstated are shown red and asterisked.
  • Entries which are primarily cross-references are marked >.

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  • Aandahl, Vance
  • Abernathy, Robert
  • Alban, Antony
  • Alexander, Robert
  • Allen, L David
  • Allingham, Margery
  • Alper, Gerald A
  • Andrevon, Jean-Pierre *
  • Association of Science Fiction Artists > *
  • Astronauts >
  • Bade, William L
  • Banks, Raymond E
  • Beagle, Peter S
  • Berger, Harold L
  • Best Science Fiction, The
  • Black Cat, The
  • Blake, Thomas *
  • Blondel, Roger > *
  • Blow, Ernest J
  • Boorman, John
  • Bordes, Francois > * [real name of Francis Carsac, now referred to in France entry only]
  • Bowden, Etta and Phil *
  • Brewster McCloud
  • Brookins, Dewey C
  • Brown, James Goldie
  • Bruss, B R * [reduced to cross-reference]
  • Brutsche, Alphonse > *
  • Buck, Doris P(Itkin)
  • Burton, S(amuel) H(olroyd)
  • Carcosa
  • Carsac, Francis * [reduced to cross-reference]
  • Carson, Robin
  • Cataclysm >
  • Charles-Henneberg, Natalie > *
  • Christin, Pierre *
  • Clinton, Rupert >
  • Colin, Vladimir >
  • Conapt
  • Cooper, Merian C >
  • Coury, Phil
  • Coven 13
  • Cox, Luther
  • Crepax, Guido > *
  • Cry
  • Dale, George E >
  • Danforth, Mildred E
  • Dark Horizons > *
  • Delap's F & SF Review
  • Destination Inner Space
  • De Vos, Luk *
  • Diderot, Denis
  • Diffin, Charles W
  • Doherty, G D
  • Drode, Daniel *
  • Drummond, June
  • Duel
  • Dupont, Kurt > * [xref to cut entry: Andre Ruellan]
  • Earley, George W
  • Earnshaw, Anthony *
  • Easson, Robert W
  • Eastern Europe *
  • Eckstrom, Jack D
  • Edgar, Peter
  • Eizykman, Boris *
  • Elder, Joseph
  • Emigration from Earth >
  • Energumen
  • Engle, E [reinstated as Eloise Engle]
  • "Explorabilis"
  • Exploration >
  • Falkner, John
  • Fantasy Tales
  • Ferrini, Franco >
  • Foster, C E
  • Frank Reade, Jr * [see Frank Reade Library]
  • Ganpat
  • Gardner, Thomas S
  • Gatch, Tom Jr
  • Geiger, Carl I *
  • Geigley, Vance A
  • Ghose, Zulfikar *
  • Gillon, Diana
  • Gillon, Meir
  • Goy, Philip *
  • Grant, Donald M
  • Grant, Matthew
  • Green, Peter > * [alleged pseudonym since cut from Bulmer entry
  • Grouling, Thomas E
  • Groves, Jay
  • Haggard, J Harvey
  • Hailey, Arthur
  • Haining, Peter
  • Halacy, D S
  • Hall, Cameron > * [alleged editorial pseudonym cut from Harry Harrison entry]
  • Hallums, James R
  • Hansman, William
  • Hardcore SF *
  • Hasselblatt, Dieter *
  • Hatfield, Richard
  • Hemesath, James B *
  • Henneberg, Charles
  • Henneberg, Nathalie-Charles >
  • Hickey, T Earl
  • Hienger, Jorg *
  • Higon, Albert > * [reduced to cross-reference]
  • Holden, R C >
  • Homeostatic Systems
  • Hughes, Riley
  • Iconoclasm *
  • Isaacs, Leonard
  • It's About Time
  • Jansen, Michel > * [pseudonym of Jacques Van Herp; entry cut to xref to France]
  • Jersild, P C >
  • Johnson, Ray W *
  • Kahn, Herman
  • Ka-Zar
  • Keyes, Noel
  • King, Albert or Christopher > * [separate King, Christopher link in online edition]
  • Kloor, Mary Conway
  • Kubilius, Walter
  • Lange, Ned > [corrected to Ned Lang for online edition]
  • Leach, Decima *
  • Le May, Jean *
  • Lingfeld, Norbert *
  • Linus > * [pseudonym xref to cut entry: Pierre Christin]
  • Livesey, Eric M
  • Lombino, S A [birth name of Evan Hunter]
  • Lopez, Anthony
  • Louvigny, Andre > * [pseudonym xref to cut entry: Andre Ruellan]
  • Lovesey, Andrew
  • Ludlow, Edmund *
  • McAuley, Jacquelin R *
  • Maddux, Rachel
  • Malaguti, Ugo >
  • Marks, Winston K
  • Martensson, Bertil
  • Martin, David S *
  • Massie, Douglas
  • Masters, John
  • Mattes, Arthur S *
  • Maxwell, Edward
  • Maya
  • Merritt’S Fantasy Magazine >
  • Miles, Charles A *
  • Milligan, Alfred L *
  • Mind Magic
  • Mirrlees, Hope *
  • Moebius Trip
  • Montanari, Gianni *
  • Motta, Luigi > * [full entry in online edition]
  • Munn, H Warner *
  • My Self >
  • Nagl, Manfred *
  • Naked Jungle, the
  • Negroes > *
  • Nizzi, Guido *
  • O'Donnevan, Finn >
  • Ofshe, Richard
  • Olemy, P T
  • Oliphant, Mrs *
  • Outworlds *
  • Owen, Frank *
  • Pall Mall Budget, The
  • Pall Mall Magazine
  • Palmer, William J
  • Panic on the Transiberian > [reinstated under Spanish title]
  • Patrouch, Joseph F Jr
  • Pehlke, Michael *
  • Pelham, David
  • Pelot, Pierre
  • Phillips, Peter
  • Pizor, Faith K
  • Pons, Maurice
  • Queffelec, Henri
  • Quinn, Seabury
  • Racina, Thom
  • Reineke, L Thomas *
  • Rember, Winthrop A *
  • Root, A
  • Ross, Raymond George
  • Sandrelli, Sandro >
  • Schuck, F H P
  • Schwonke, Martin *
  • SF Horizons
  • SF Overtaken by Events [reinstated as Malachronism]
  • Science Fiction Review Monthly
  • Science Fiction Times * [full entry reduced to SF Times >]
  • Scot, Chesman > * [alleged pseudonym of Kenneth Bulmer, cut from entry]
  • Seriel, Jerome *
  • Seven Faces of Dr Lao
  • Shear, David
  • Sheena, Queen of the Jungle
  • Sherwood, Nelson >
  • Shirley, George E
  • Simpson, Howard
  • South America * [became Latin America, with several individual country entries spun off]
  • Souza, Steven M
  • Space Maidens >
  • Space School
  • Spain, Portugal and South America * [became Spain]
  • Spencer, G F
  • Stanton, Will
  • Steiner, Kurt > * [xref to cut entry: Andre Ruellan]
  • Stoker, Bram
  • Stratford, H Philip > * [alleged pseudonym cut from Kenneth Bulmer entry]
  • Stratton, Chris >
  • Suragne, Pierre >
  • Tales of Magic and Mystery
  • Taylor, Angus
  • Teilhet, Darwin L *
  • Thacker, Eric *
  • Thynn, Alexander *
  • Trumbull, Douglas
  • Universe, The >
  • Van Tuyl, Zaara
  • Verlanger, Julia *
  • Vidphone
  • Vigan, Luc > * [xref to cut entry: Andre Ruellan]
  • Viking, Otto
  • Waldo, E Hunter >
  • Wargar, Kurt > * [xref to cut entry: Andre Ruellan]
  • Weather Control
  • Webb, A C
  • Weeks, Edward Olin *
  • Wells, Barry >
  • Wharton, Edith *
  • White, Jay C
  • White, W A P >
  • Whitfield, Stephen Edward [reinstated as xref to actual name Stephen Edward Poe]
  • Will, John N *
  • Willard, C D > [xref to cut entry: Charles W Diffin]
  • Witchcraft & Sorcery >
  • Woodroffe, Patrick
  • WSFA Journal
  • Zierold, Norman

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