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Barry Raymond Levin

Barry Raymond Levin, American rare book dealer, film producer.


  • Levin, Barry Raymond was born on June 11, 1946 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Sidney and Bertha (Zwerman) Levin.

  • Education

    • Student, Santa Monica City College, 1964—1965.


    • Various aerospace positions McDonnell Douglas, AstroPeen, 1967-1972. Owner Barry R. Levin Science Fiction & Fantasy Literature, since 1973. Consultant science fiction, fantasy and horror films, since 1976.

      Co-founder film production company Science Fiction Fantasy Films, Inc., since 2008.


    • Author: (rare book catalogs) Titles from the Back Room, 1981, Great Works and Rarities of Science Fiction and Fantasy, 1982, One Small Step, 1983, Newsletters, since 1980, others. Contributor articles to professional journals.


    Denomination: Judaism


    With United States Army, 1965-1967. Member Antiquarian Booksellers Association American, American Booksellers Association, Bibliographical Society of America, Bibliographical Society Great Britain, New England Science Fiction Association, Southern California Booksellers Association, International League Antiquarian Booksellers, International Association of the Fantastic in the Arts, International Platform Association, Science Fiction Writers American, Horror Writers American, Manuscript Society, Science Fiction Research Association, Association Science Fiction and Fantasy Artists, Lewis Carroll Society, others.


    • Married Sally Ann Fudge, August 19, 1983 (deceased June 18, 2006).
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    Born June 11, 1946
    (age 71)
    • 1967 - 1972
      Various aerospace positions McDonnell Douglas
    • 1973
      owner Barry R. Levin Science Fiction & Fantasy Literature