Neil Barron

(1934 — September 5, 2010)

Bibliographer Neil Barron published five editions of his bibliography/reference work Anatomy of Wonder editions of which were nominated for the 1982 Best Non Fiction Book Hugo and the 1988 Best Non Fiction Book Hugo. He was also the founder and first editor of Science Fiction & Fantasy Book Review 1979-1980, and edited again when it was revived by the SFRA in 1982-83. After publishing the final edition of Anatomy of Wonder, Barron dropped out of the community.

He won the Pilgrim Award for Lifetime Achievement in the field of SF scholarship in 1982.

He died in Las Vegas, Nevada.

See also http://www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/barron_neil


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