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(1910-1992) American author of science fiction, fantasy and horror. Leiber's parents were members of Robert Mantell's Shakespearean repertory company, later introducing their own which young Fritz joined after studying psychology and physiology at the University of Chicago, and spending a year at a theological seminary. He also worked as an associate editor for the Science Digest, and as a drama teacher, before turning to writing. He is well known for his fantasy titles such as the Fafhrd and Gray Mouser series, Our Lady of Darkness, Conjure Wife, and "Gonna Roll the Bones," which appeared in Dangerous Visions and won both a Hugo and a Nebula. He is also the author of 1958 Hugo winner The Big Time, and other SF titles in the Change War series.

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