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Smith, E. E. (Edward Elmer) 1890-1965

Overview
Works: 238 works in 981 publications in 8 languages and 9,605 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Novels  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Space operas  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Other
Classifications: PS3537.M349, 813.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by E. E Smith
Triplanetary : a tale of cosmic adventure by E. E Smith( Book )

70 editions published between 1934 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "Triplanetary", battle is joined for the control of the universe. The Arisians, benevolent humanoids who have declared themselves Guardians of Civilization, war with the Eddoreans, shapeles, malevolent beings, hungry for power at any price. They fight on both physical and mental levels, wielding weaponry of inconceivable destructiveness. And their battleground is a tiny planet in a remote galaxy: Earth
The skylark of space by E. E Smith( Book )

56 editions published between 1928 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brilliant government scientist Richard Seaton discovers a remarkable faster-than-light fuel that will power his interstellar spaceship, The Skylark. His ruthless rival, Marc DuQuesne, and the sinister World Steel Corporation will do anything to get their hands on the fuel. They kidnap Seaton's fiancée and friends, unleashing a furious pursuit and igniting a burning desire for revenge that will propel The Skylark across the galaxy and back
Skylark three by E. E Smith( Book )

42 editions published between 1948 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the exhilirating sequel to The Skylark of Space, interplanetary adventurer Dr. Richard Seaton's allies on the planet Kondal are suffering devastating attacks by the forces of the Third Planet while the menacing Fenachrones are threatening to conquer the galaxy and wipe out all who oppose them. At the same time Seaton's arch-nemesis, DuQuesne, embarks on a menacing mission of his own. Against this backdrop Seaton fights to save the galaxy and achieve victory once again
Masters of space by E. E Smith( )

10 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jarvis Hilton is in charge of a handpicked team of scientists -- and a navy warship on a deep space mission, dubbed Project Theta Orionis. On the outbound journey, automatic sensors drop their ship -- the "Perseus"--Into normal space for an encounter with a mysterious skeletal object. The encounter leaves them baffled, and leads them to a view an epic space battle. But strange as that is, it's nowhere near as mysterious as finding a planet covered in radioactive fuel ore -- and populated with humanoid robots who have been expecting their arrival and greet them as returning masters
First Lensman by E. E Smith( Book )

42 editions published between 1950 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This second of the six Lensmen stories features Virgil Samms' visit to Arisia where he becomes the first wearer of the Lens; also recounts the formation of the Galactic Patrol
Second stage Lensmen by E. E Smith( Book )

40 editions published between 1953 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction thriller in which the protagonist ends up giving orders that would destroy his own civilization
Galactic Patrol by E. E Smith( Book )

55 editions published between 1937 and 2019 in 6 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The pirates of Boskone raided at will, menacing the whole structure of interstellar civilization. Masterminded by a super-scientist, their fleets outgunned even the mighty space cruisers of the Galactic Patrol. When Lensman Kim Kinnison of the Patrol found the secret Boskonian base, it was impregnable to outside attack. But a single infiltrator might penetrate its defenses, if he wanted to take on million-to-one odds! Kinnison took them, with the future of the civilized Universe riding on his shoulders!"--Page [4] of cover
Gray Lensman by E. E Smith( Book )

30 editions published between 1939 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth of the 'Lensman' stories, this volume recounts the further adventures of Kimball Kinnison. He has attained the goal which every Lensman seeks and so few attain - that of 'Un-attached ' Lensman - accountable to no one anywhere, completely independent, completely free. Further, he is learning how to make full use of his lens. He has need of this knowledge, for ever more complex grow the problems as Kinnison works his way up through the ranks of the enemy
Children of the Lens by E. E Smith( Book )

41 editions published between 1953 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty years have passed since the events portrayed in Second Stage Lensman. To Kimball Kinnison and his wife Clarrissa have been born five children Kit, the eldest, and two sets of twin sisters. These are the 'Children of the Lens' the offspring of uncounted generations of selected matings. The most capable, the most brilliant minds in the universe. Their job is the conclusion of the Boskonian war, and how they accomplish this end and gain ultimate victory makes up the greater part of the book
Skylark of Valeron by E. E Smith( Book )

25 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in English and Spanish and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dick Seaton, captain of the Skylark and defender of the galaxy is challenged by the most awesome enemy of his career, a race of disembodied intelligences, hyper-beings of four dimensions, with the power to distort time
Skylark DuQuesne by E. E Smith( Book )

22 editions published between 1965 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Scientists Dick Seaton and Marc DuQuesne were the deadliest enemies in the galaxy. Their feud had blazed among the stars and changed the history of a thousand planets. But now a threat from outside the galaxy drove them into a desperate alliance as hordes of strange aliens stormed through space on a collision course with Man. Seaton and DuQuesne fought side by side to fend off the invasion--as Seaton kept constant, perilous watch for DuQuesne's inevitable double-cross..." --pg 4 of cover
Spacehounds of IPC : a tale of the inter-planetary corporation by E. E Smith( Book )

28 editions published between 1931 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shipwrecked on Ganymede, survivors of the Inter-Planetary Corporation spaceliner Arcturus construct a new spacecraft and find a way to escape the unexplored moons of distant Jupiter
The galaxy primes by E. E Smith( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic "space opera" from genre progenitor E.E. ("Doc") Smith follows four remarkable men and women with extrasensory capabilities as they try to find their way back to Earth after an extended jaunt across the universe healing age-old rifts and forging new ties with other civilizations
The vortex blaster by E. E Smith( Book )

22 editions published between 1948 and 1983 in English and French and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The galaxy primes by E. E Smith( Book )

23 editions published between 1965 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earth's first starship, the Pleiades, could travel instantly to anywhere in the Universe. However, there was no way of controlling where it would go or knowing where it would end up. Its crew consisted of two men and two women; each a Psionic prime with mind-powers unparalleled in Earth's history
Best of E.E. Doc Smith by E. E Smith( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1989 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Subspace explorers by E. E Smith( Book )

9 editions published between 1965 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Triplanetary by E. E Smith( )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the atomic age in Atlantis to a world remote in space and time, two incredible ancient races, the Arisians and the Eddorians, are in the midst of an interstellar war-with Earth as the prize
First lensman by E. E Smith( )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the not-too-distant future, while fleets of commercial space ships travel between the planets of numerous solar systems, a traveler named Virgil Samms visits the planet Arisia. There he becomes the first wearer of the Lens, the almost-living symbol of the forces of law and order. As the first Lensman, Samms helps to form the Galactic Patrol, a battalion of Lensmen who are larger-than-life heroes. These soldiers are the best of the best, with incredible skill, stealth and drive. They are dedicated and incorruptible fighters who are willing to die to protect the universe from the most horrific threat it has ever known
Lord Tedric by E. E Smith( Book )

10 editions published between 1978 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Triplanetary : a tale of cosmic adventure
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Alternative Names
E. E. "Doc" Smith

E. E. "Doc" Smith yhdysvaltalainen tieteiskirjailija

E. E. Smith

E. E. Smith escritor estadounidense

E. E. Smith scrittore di fantascienza

E. E. 스미스

E・E・スミス

Edward E. Smith

Edward E. Smith US-amerikanischer Science-Fiction-Schriftsteller und Chemiker

Edward Elmer Smith Amerikaans auteur

Edward Elmer Smith auteur d'ouvrages de science fiction, docteur en chimie

Edward Elmer Smith Food engineer and author (1890-1965)

Smit, Ėdvard Ėlʹmar 1890-1965

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Smith E. E. "Doc"

Smith E. E. "Doc" 1890-1965

Smith, E. E. (Edward Elmer), 1890-1965

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"Док" Смит псевдоним

"Док" Смит псевдоним 1890-1965

"Док" Смит Э

"Док" Смит Э. 1890-1965

Едвард Елмер Сміт

Едуард Смит

Смит Э. "Док"

Смит Э. "Док" 1890-1965

Смит, Эдвард Элмер

Эдвард Элмер Смит

אדוארד אלמר סמית'

סמית, אדוארד אלמר, 1890-1965

סמית, דוק, 1890-1965

إدوارد سميث

ئی. ئی. اسمیت نویسنده آمریکایی

スミス, E・E

スミス, エドワード・E

愛德華·艾默·史密斯

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