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The Resource Mesmerists, monsters, and machines : science fiction and the cultures of science in the nineteenth century, Martin Willis

Mesmerists, monsters, and machines : science fiction and the cultures of science in the nineteenth century, Martin Willis

Label
Mesmerists, monsters, and machines : science fiction and the cultures of science in the nineteenth century
Title
Mesmerists, monsters, and machines
Title remainder
science fiction and the cultures of science in the nineteenth century
Statement of responsibility
Martin Willis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
809.3/762
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PN3433.6
LC item number
.W55 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Mesmerists, monsters, and machines : science fiction and the cultures of science in the nineteenth century, Martin Willis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 254-264) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Literature, science, and science fiction -- E.T.A. Hoffmann and the magic of mesmerism -- Mary Shelley's electric imagination -- The human experiments of Edgar Allan Poe -- Verne's deep-sea investigations on dry land -- Villiers de L'Isle-Adam's invention of psychical research -- H.G. Wells in the laboratory -- Conclusion : the progress of literature and science; or, a refrain on interdisciplinarity
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 272 p.
Isbn
9780873388573
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005032093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373660357
Label
Mesmerists, monsters, and machines : science fiction and the cultures of science in the nineteenth century, Martin Willis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 254-264) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Literature, science, and science fiction -- E.T.A. Hoffmann and the magic of mesmerism -- Mary Shelley's electric imagination -- The human experiments of Edgar Allan Poe -- Verne's deep-sea investigations on dry land -- Villiers de L'Isle-Adam's invention of psychical research -- H.G. Wells in the laboratory -- Conclusion : the progress of literature and science; or, a refrain on interdisciplinarity
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 272 p.
Isbn
9780873388573
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005032093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373660357

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