The second Mayflower collection of the best work of science fiction writer Henry Kuttner (1914-1958) comprising fourteen short stories: The Voice of the Lobster, Masquerade, The Iron Standard, Endowment Policy, When the Bough Breaks, Line to Tomorrow, Clash By Night, A Wild Surmise, What You Need, The Twonky, Mimsy Were the Borogroves, The Devil We Know, Exist the Professor and The Two-Handed Engine. The Twonky (about a manic TV possessed by an alien intelligence) was adapted as the film of the same name.
Henry Kuttner (1915–1958) was an American author of science fiction, fantasy and horror. His wife was the science fiction author C. L. Moore.
Henry Kuttner used several pseudonyms: Lawrence O'Donnell, Kelvin Kent, C. H. Liddell, Henry Kuttner, Lewis Padgett, Hudson Hastings, Keith Hammond, Peter Horn, Scott Morgan, Will Garth, Woodrow Wilson Smith, Paul Edmonds, Edward J. Bellin, James Hall and Robert O. Kenyon.
Henry Kuttner was born in Los Angeles, California in 1915. His father, whose ... (more)