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Cairnes, Denton

Works: 5 works in 5 publications in 1 language and 358 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Allegories  Juvenile works  War stories  War stories, English  War fiction  Sea stories  Graphic novels  Comics (Graphic works) 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PR5774, FIC
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Denton Cairnes
The war of the worlds by H. G Wells( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Martian spacecraft lands on Woking Common, mankind is terrorized by aliens in tall, armored capsules which stalk the countryside on three legs. The machines wreak havoc on London and the Southern Counties, and survivors are driven underground. Scientist John Nicholson tells how he was plunged into a paralyzing nightmare of stark terror, savage madness and utter destruction
The gods of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: Soldier and adventurer John Carter tells the story of how he returns to the planet Mars to be reunited with his love, the Martian princess Dejah Thoris. With his great friend Tars Tarkas, mighty Jeddak of Thark, Carter sets out in search of his princess. But Dejah Thoris has vanished. And Carter becomes trapped in the legendary Eden of Mars from which none has ever escaped alive
A princess of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: John Carter of Virginia-soldier, adventurer, swordsman, and perfect Southern gentleman-has been transported to the planet Mars. There he finds a wondrous world of fierce green giants, strange animals, unearthly adventure, and the beautiful Dejah Thoris, a captive princess. Can Carter adapt to this strange new environment? Can he save Dejah Thoris from a terrible death and return her to her people? And can love survive between an Earthling and a princess of Mars?
The warlord of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inside the walls of this mysterious revolving tower is his beloved wife, Dejah Thoris, the beautiful princess of Barsoom. Worse yet, his wife is trapped there with the lovely but wicked Phaidor, who has sworn to make John Carter her own-even if it means murder. How can Carter gain access to the Temple, whose doors swing open only once a year?
The sea wolf by Jack London( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As a frail young scholar, Humphrey Van Weyden knows nothing of physical labor. But when an accident at sea leaves him stranded on a seal-hunting ship controlled by the strong, brutal Wolf Larsen, Humphrey is suddenly forced into the backbreaking life of a sailor. For a time, he seems to be learning the ropes and making progress. But as Larsen becomes more and more violent with his crew, Humphrey realizes that he must escape from the clutches of this madman if he wants to stay alive. Can he gain the strength and knowledge he needs to master the wild ocean on his own before it's too late?"--Page 4 of cover
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Audience level: 0.13 (from 0.06 for The warlor ... to 0.22 for The war of ...)