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The Resource Billion year spree; : the true history of science fiction, [by] Brian W. Aldiss

Billion year spree; : the true history of science fiction, [by] Brian W. Aldiss

Label
Billion year spree; : the true history of science fiction
Title
Billion year spree;
Title remainder
the true history of science fiction
Statement of responsibility
[by] Brian W. Aldiss
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the works of Mary Shelley, Edgar Allan Poe, Lucian, H.G. Wells, John W. Campbell, and others from Victorian times to the present
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1925-2017
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aldiss, Brian W.
Dewey number
823/.0876
Index
index present
LC call number
PR830.S35
LC item number
A38
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Science fiction, English
  • Science fiction, American
  • Literature and science
  • Science-fiction anglaise
  • Science-fiction américaine
  • Literature and science
  • Science fiction, American
  • Science fiction, English
  • English-speaking countries
  • Science fiction
Label
Billion year spree; : the true history of science fiction, [by] Brian W. Aldiss
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [323]-325
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • VICTORIAN VISIONS
  • The Man Who Could Work Miracles:
  • H.G. WELLS
  • The Flight from Urban Culture:
  • WELLS' COEVALS
  • To Barsoom and Beyond:
  • ERB and the Weirdies
  • In the Name of the Zeitgeist:
  • MAINLY THE THIRTIES
  • The Future on a Chipped Plate:
  • Introduction
  • THE WORLD OF JOHN W. CAMPBELL'S "ASTOUNDING"
  • After the Impossible Happened:
  • THE FIFTIES AND ONWARDS, AND UPWARDS
  • The Stars My Detestation:
  • YESTERDAY AND TOMORROW
  • ENVOI
  • CRITICAL BIBLIOGRAPHY
  • INDEX
  • The Origins of the Species:
  • Mary Shelley
  • "A Clear-Sighted, Sickly Literature":
  • Edgar Allan Poe
  • Pilgrim Fathers:
  • LUCIAN AND ALL THAT
  • The Gas-Enlightened Race:
Control code
ocm00661708
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
339 p.
Isbn
9780385088879
Lccn
72092186
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385088879
  • (OCoLC)00661708
Label
Billion year spree; : the true history of science fiction, [by] Brian W. Aldiss
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [323]-325
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • VICTORIAN VISIONS
  • The Man Who Could Work Miracles:
  • H.G. WELLS
  • The Flight from Urban Culture:
  • WELLS' COEVALS
  • To Barsoom and Beyond:
  • ERB and the Weirdies
  • In the Name of the Zeitgeist:
  • MAINLY THE THIRTIES
  • The Future on a Chipped Plate:
  • Introduction
  • THE WORLD OF JOHN W. CAMPBELL'S "ASTOUNDING"
  • After the Impossible Happened:
  • THE FIFTIES AND ONWARDS, AND UPWARDS
  • The Stars My Detestation:
  • YESTERDAY AND TOMORROW
  • ENVOI
  • CRITICAL BIBLIOGRAPHY
  • INDEX
  • The Origins of the Species:
  • Mary Shelley
  • "A Clear-Sighted, Sickly Literature":
  • Edgar Allan Poe
  • Pilgrim Fathers:
  • LUCIAN AND ALL THAT
  • The Gas-Enlightened Race:
Control code
ocm00661708
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
339 p.
Isbn
9780385088879
Lccn
72092186
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385088879
  • (OCoLC)00661708

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