Robert Spencer Carr

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Robert Spencer Carr
Born(1909-03-26)March 26, 1909
Washington, D.C., United States
DiedApril 28, 1994(1994-04-28) (aged 85)
Dunedin, Florida, United States
OccupationShort story writer, novelist
NationalityUnited States
Period1925–1948
GenreScience fiction, fantasy

Robert Spencer Carr (March 26, 1909 – April 28, 1994) was an American author of science fiction and fantasy. He sold his first story to Weird Tales at age 15. At age 17 his novel, The Rampant Age, became a success resulting in a movie contract.[1] During 1975 he claimed to have knowledge of an autopsy of an alien from space on a US military base.

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  • Clute, John; Peter Nicholls (1995). The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction. New York: St. Martin's Griffin. p. 198. ISBN 0-312-13486-X.
  • Tuck, Donald H. (1978). The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction and Fantasy. Chicago: Advent. p. 93. ISBN 0-911682-20-1.
  • "A Guide to the Robert Spencer Carr Papers". University of Florida, Smathers Libraries. Retrieved 2008-03-17.