Title: Brian Stableford manuscripts
Call Number: Coll190
Creator: Stableford, Brian M.
Dates: circa 1974-1975
Size: 2 boxes (.25 linear feet)
Language: English
Abstract: Collection consists of four manuscripts by Brian Stableford, including:"The Fenris Device," "The Paradise Game," "Promised Land," and "Swan Song." All manuscripts are undated and have the Daw Books address printed on the title page.
Citation: Brian Stableford manuscripts, Science Fiction Literary Manuscripts, Collection 190, Special Collections, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (Baltimore, MD).

Administrative/Biographical Note

Brian Michael Stableford is a British science fiction author of more than 70 novels.

Scope & Content


Manuscripts are each housed in a folder and organized by page number.

Provenance Information

Provenance and Acquisition Information

Includes MSS-0862, MSS-0863, MSS-0864, MSS-0865. Accession information unknown.

Processing Note

Manuscripts were housed in acid-free folders as part of the Rosenfeld Manuscripts collection. Previously assigned Ms. Coll #3.

Descriptive Rules Used

Describing Archives: a Content Standard (DACS)

Archives Processing Manual: Description (2015): The processing manual used in Special Collections for all descriptive platforms, including PastPerfect.

Access & Use

Finding Aids

Finding Aid: http://library.umbc.edu/speccoll/findingaids/coll190.php

Access Conditions

No restrictions.

Conditions Governing Reproductions and Use

Reproductions allowed for research purposes. Copyright maintained by the creator.

Subject Headings


Stableford, Brian M.


Stableford, Brian M. -- Archives

Science fiction, American -- 20th century

Stableford, Brian M. Fenris device

Stableford, Brian M. Paradise game

Stableford, Brian M. Promised land

Stableford, Brian M. Swan song

Series Description & Container List

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  1. Folder Title/Description Date Box # Folder # Additional Info.
    The Fenris Device
    The Paradise Game
    Promised Land
    Swan Song

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