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The Resource Vintage Visions : Essays on Early Science Fiction, edited by Arthur B. Evans

Vintage Visions : Essays on Early Science Fiction, edited by Arthur B. Evans

Label
Vintage Visions : Essays on Early Science Fiction
Title
Vintage Visions
Title remainder
Essays on Early Science Fiction
Statement of responsibility
edited by Arthur B. Evans
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
809.3/8762
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN3433.5
LC item number
.V56 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Evans, Arthur B.
Series statement
Wesleyan early classics of science fiction series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Science fiction
Label
Vintage Visions : Essays on Early Science Fiction, edited by Arthur B. Evans
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223127691583
  • 31223127691575
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-432) and list of 150 key works of early science fiction (pages 353-356)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cyrano de Bergerac's epistemological bodies : "pregnant with a thousand definitions" / Sylvie Romanowski (1998, with an afterword by Ishbel Addyman) -- Samuel Madden's Memoirs of the twentieth century / Paul K. Alkon (1985) -- German theories of science fiction : Jean Paul, Kurd Lasswitz, and after / William B. Fischer (1976) -- Monstrosity, suffering, subjectivity, and sympathetic community in Frankenstein and "The structure of torture" / Josh Bernatchez (2009) -- Science fiction vs. scientific fiction in France : from Jules Verne to J.-H. Rosny Aîné / Arthur B. Evans (1988) -- Future-war fiction : the first main phase, 1871-1900 / I.F. Clarke (1997 with an afterword by Margaret Clarke) -- The anatomical gaze in Tomorrow's eve / Allison de Fren (2009) -- Desde Júpiter : Chíle's earliest science-fiction novel / Andrea Bell (1995) -- The first wave : Latin American science fiction discovers its roots / Rachel Haywood Ferreira (2007) -- "Tell us all about little Rosebery" : topicality and temporality in H.G. Wells's The time machine / Nicholas Ruddick (2001) -- The phenomenology of robots : confrontations with death in Karel Čapek's R.U.R. / Kamila Kinyon (1999) -- Zamyatin and the nightmare of technology / Patrick A. McCarthy (1984) -- "The Jules Verne, H.G. Wells, and Edgar Allan Poe type of story" : Hugo Gernsback's History of science fiction / Gary Westfahl (1992) -- The historical death ray and science fiction in the 1920s and 1930s / William J. Fanning, Jr. (2010) -- C.L. Moore and the conventions of women's science fiction / Susan Gubar (1980, with an afterword by Veronica Hollinger) -- On Stapledon's Star maker / Stanislaw Lem (1987, with an afterword by István Csicsery-Rónay, Jr.)
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 432 pages
Isbn
9780819574381
Lccn
2013045014
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)862349312
Label
Vintage Visions : Essays on Early Science Fiction, edited by Arthur B. Evans
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223127691583
  • 31223127691575
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-432) and list of 150 key works of early science fiction (pages 353-356)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cyrano de Bergerac's epistemological bodies : "pregnant with a thousand definitions" / Sylvie Romanowski (1998, with an afterword by Ishbel Addyman) -- Samuel Madden's Memoirs of the twentieth century / Paul K. Alkon (1985) -- German theories of science fiction : Jean Paul, Kurd Lasswitz, and after / William B. Fischer (1976) -- Monstrosity, suffering, subjectivity, and sympathetic community in Frankenstein and "The structure of torture" / Josh Bernatchez (2009) -- Science fiction vs. scientific fiction in France : from Jules Verne to J.-H. Rosny Aîné / Arthur B. Evans (1988) -- Future-war fiction : the first main phase, 1871-1900 / I.F. Clarke (1997 with an afterword by Margaret Clarke) -- The anatomical gaze in Tomorrow's eve / Allison de Fren (2009) -- Desde Júpiter : Chíle's earliest science-fiction novel / Andrea Bell (1995) -- The first wave : Latin American science fiction discovers its roots / Rachel Haywood Ferreira (2007) -- "Tell us all about little Rosebery" : topicality and temporality in H.G. Wells's The time machine / Nicholas Ruddick (2001) -- The phenomenology of robots : confrontations with death in Karel Čapek's R.U.R. / Kamila Kinyon (1999) -- Zamyatin and the nightmare of technology / Patrick A. McCarthy (1984) -- "The Jules Verne, H.G. Wells, and Edgar Allan Poe type of story" : Hugo Gernsback's History of science fiction / Gary Westfahl (1992) -- The historical death ray and science fiction in the 1920s and 1930s / William J. Fanning, Jr. (2010) -- C.L. Moore and the conventions of women's science fiction / Susan Gubar (1980, with an afterword by Veronica Hollinger) -- On Stapledon's Star maker / Stanislaw Lem (1987, with an afterword by István Csicsery-Rónay, Jr.)
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 432 pages
Isbn
9780819574381
Lccn
2013045014
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)862349312

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