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The Resource Beyond the gaslight : science in popular fiction 1895-1905, Hilary and Dik Evans ; with illustrations from the Mary Evans Picture Library

Beyond the gaslight : science in popular fiction 1895-1905, Hilary and Dik Evans ; with illustrations from the Mary Evans Picture Library

Label
Beyond the gaslight : science in popular fiction 1895-1905
Title
Beyond the gaslight
Title remainder
science in popular fiction 1895-1905
Statement of responsibility
Hilary and Dik Evans ; with illustrations from the Mary Evans Picture Library
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A series of essays on turn-of-the-century science fiction writing, accompanied by short stories from the period
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.0876
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR1309.S3
LC item number
B4
Literary form
fiction
Label
Beyond the gaslight : science in popular fiction 1895-1905, Hilary and Dik Evans ; with illustrations from the Mary Evans Picture Library
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Peter Pan came from outer space -- 2. Science with the dessert course -- 3. When the world froze : The Thames Valley catastrophe / Grant Allen -- The aerial brickfield / John Mills -- A corner in lightning / George Griffith -- The river of death / Fred M. White -- London's danger / Cutcliffe Hyne. 4. Around the world in any number of ways : From pole to pole / George Griffith -- The fate of the firefly / J.M. Bacon -- The abduction of Alexandra Seine / Fred C. Smale. 5. "I was as God!" : A charlatan / Frank Harris -- The shadow and the flash / Jack London -- The man who meddled with eternity / E. Tickner-Edwardes. 6. The last stand of the decapods : The lasst stand of the decapods / Frank T. Bullen -- The purple terror / Fred M. White -- The lizard / Cutcliffe Hyne. 7. The last days of Earth : Our second voyage to Mars / Anonymous -- The last days of Earth / George C. Wallis. 8. What's to come is still unsure
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9780584310177
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
77352404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn809380942
  • (OCoLC)ocn330111605
Label
Beyond the gaslight : science in popular fiction 1895-1905, Hilary and Dik Evans ; with illustrations from the Mary Evans Picture Library
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Peter Pan came from outer space -- 2. Science with the dessert course -- 3. When the world froze : The Thames Valley catastrophe / Grant Allen -- The aerial brickfield / John Mills -- A corner in lightning / George Griffith -- The river of death / Fred M. White -- London's danger / Cutcliffe Hyne. 4. Around the world in any number of ways : From pole to pole / George Griffith -- The fate of the firefly / J.M. Bacon -- The abduction of Alexandra Seine / Fred C. Smale. 5. "I was as God!" : A charlatan / Frank Harris -- The shadow and the flash / Jack London -- The man who meddled with eternity / E. Tickner-Edwardes. 6. The last stand of the decapods : The lasst stand of the decapods / Frank T. Bullen -- The purple terror / Fred M. White -- The lizard / Cutcliffe Hyne. 7. The last days of Earth : Our second voyage to Mars / Anonymous -- The last days of Earth / George C. Wallis. 8. What's to come is still unsure
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9780584310177
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
77352404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn809380942
  • (OCoLC)ocn330111605

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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