skip to content
The best of John Sladek. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Parodies, imitations, etc
Named Person: Edgar Allan Poe; H G Wells; Hugo Gernsback; Robert A Heinlein; Isaac Asimov; Ray Bradbury; Arthur C Clarke; Philip K Dick; Cordwainer Smith; J G Ballard; Isaac Asimov; J G Ballard; Ray Bradbury; Arthur C Clarke; Philip K Dick; Hugo Gernsback; Robert A Heinlein; Edgar Allan Poe; Cordwainer Smith; H G Wells
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Thomas Sladek
ISBN: 0671831313 9780671831318
OCLC Number: 7147359
Description: 220 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: The secret of the old custard --
The poets of Millgrove, Iowa --
The best-seller --
Is there death on other planets --
The happy breed --
The singular visitor from Not-Yet --
The short, happy wife of Mansard Eliot --
The momster --
1937 A.D.! --
The transcendental sandwich --
The steam-driven boy --
Elephant with wooden leg --
The locked room --
The face --
Heavens below --
Space shoes of the gods --
The purloined butter --
Pemberley's start-afresh calliope --
Ralph 4f --
Engineer to the gods --
Broot force --
Joy ride --
The moon is sixpence --
Solar shoe-salesman --
One damned thing after another --
Sublimation world.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/7147359> # The best of John Sladek.
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "7147359" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/97006424> ; # Herbert George Wells
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/60351476> ; # Edgar Allan Poe
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/9842556> ; # J. G. Ballard
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/24597135> ; # Isaac Asimov
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/19720130> ; # Hugo Gernsback
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/27063583> ; # Philip K. Dick
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/12305881> ; # Ray Bradbury
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/79035897> ; # Cordwainer Smith
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108566> ; # Science fiction
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/12309757> ; # Robert Anson Heinlein
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/27062571> ; # Arthur Charles Clarke
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/19684547> ; # John Thomas Sladek
    schema:datePublished "1981" ;
    schema:description "The secret of the old custard -- The poets of Millgrove, Iowa -- The best-seller -- Is there death on other planets -- The happy breed -- The singular visitor from Not-Yet -- The short, happy wife of Mansard Eliot -- The momster -- 1937 A.D.! -- The transcendental sandwich -- The steam-driven boy -- Elephant with wooden leg -- The locked room -- The face -- Heavens below -- Space shoes of the gods -- The purloined butter -- Pemberley's start-afresh calliope -- Ralph 4f -- Engineer to the gods -- Broot force -- Joy ride -- The moon is sixpence -- Solar shoe-salesman -- One damned thing after another -- Sublimation world."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/23253329> ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Parodies, imitations, etc."@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The best of John Sladek."@en ;
    schema:productID "7147359" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/7147359#PublicationEvent/new_york_pocket_books_1981> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/23253329#Agent/pocket_books> ; # Pocket Books
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780671831318> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/7147359> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/23253329#Agent/pocket_books> # Pocket Books
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Pocket Books" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108566> # Science fiction
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Science fiction"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/12305881> # Ray Bradbury
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1920" ;
    schema:deathDate "2012" ;
    schema:familyName "Bradbury" ;
    schema:givenName "Ray" ;
    schema:name "Ray Bradbury" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/12309757> # Robert Anson Heinlein
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1907" ;
    schema:deathDate "1988" ;
    schema:familyName "Heinlein" ;
    schema:givenName "Robert Anson" ;
    schema:givenName "Robert A." ;
    schema:name "Robert Anson Heinlein" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/19684547> # John Thomas Sladek
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Sladek" ;
    schema:givenName "John Thomas" ;
    schema:name "John Thomas Sladek" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/19720130> # Hugo Gernsback
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1884" ;
    schema:deathDate "1967" ;
    schema:familyName "Gernsback" ;
    schema:givenName "Hugo" ;
    schema:name "Hugo Gernsback" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/24597135> # Isaac Asimov
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1920" ;
    schema:deathDate "1992" ;
    schema:familyName "Asimov" ;
    schema:givenName "Isaac" ;
    schema:name "Isaac Asimov" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/27062571> # Arthur Charles Clarke
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1917" ;
    schema:deathDate "2008" ;
    schema:familyName "Clarke" ;
    schema:givenName "Arthur Charles" ;
    schema:givenName "Arthur C." ;
    schema:name "Arthur Charles Clarke" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/27063583> # Philip K. Dick
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Dick" ;
    schema:givenName "Philip K." ;
    schema:name "Philip K. Dick" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/60351476> # Edgar Allan Poe
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1809" ;
    schema:deathDate "1849" ;
    schema:familyName "Poe" ;
    schema:givenName "Edgar Allan" ;
    schema:name "Edgar Allan Poe" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/79035897> # Cordwainer Smith
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1913" ;
    schema:deathDate "1966" ;
    schema:familyName "Smith" ;
    schema:givenName "Cordwainer" ;
    schema:name "Cordwainer Smith" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/97006424> # Herbert George Wells
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1866" ;
    schema:deathDate "1946" ;
    schema:familyName "Wells" ;
    schema:givenName "Herbert George" ;
    schema:givenName "H. G." ;
    schema:name "Herbert George Wells" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/9842556> # J. G. Ballard
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1930" ;
    schema:deathDate "2009" ;
    schema:familyName "Ballard" ;
    schema:givenName "J. G." ;
    schema:name "J. G. Ballard" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780671831318>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0671831313" ;
    schema:isbn "9780671831318" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.