Cushing Memorial Library, Texas A & M University

Inventory of the Alan Dean Foster Collection:


Descriptive Summary and Abstract

Creator Foster, Alan Dean, 1946-
Title Inventory of the Alan Dean Foster Collection:
Dates n.a.
Identification SCI FI MSS 00191
Extent .5 linear ft.
Language English.
Repository Cushing Memorial Library College Station, TX 77843-5000

Biographical Note

Alan Dean Foster was born November 18, 1946, in New York. Foster has degree in Political Science and a Master of Fine Arts in Cinema. His writing career began in 1968, with his first novel appearing in 1972. Foster received the Galaxy Award in 1979 and the Southwest Book Award for Fiction in 1990. A collection of Foster materials and manuscripts is held by Special Collections, Arizona State University, Tempe.

Scope and Content Note

The collection contains an Unproofed copy of The End of Matter, undated.


Organization of the Papers

One proof, as received.
Box 1



No restrictions.

Usage Restrictions

Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Online Catalog Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the online catalog of Cushing Memorial Library. Researchers wishing to find related materials should search the catalog under these index terms.
Foster, Alan Dean, 1946-

Administrative Information


Received from n.a.

Processing Information

Processed by Hal Hall in 2005

Detailed Description of the Collection


Box 1

1-10 Foster, Alan Dean. Unproofed copy of The End of Matter. Typed, 286 leaves.