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The complete Skylark

Author: E E Smith
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press ; [New York] : SFBC, [2003]. 2003 ©1965
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [Book club edition]
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"When Dr. Richard Seaton electrolyzes the heretofore unknown metal "X" in a copper bath, the bath flies out the window and across the horizon at such velocity he has difficulty tracking it with binoculars. Teaming up with tycoon M. Reynolds Crane, he uses his incredible discovery to craft the most advanced spacecraft in the world--a forty-foot diameter, globe-shaped craft traveling many times faster than the speed  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Space operas
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: E E Smith
ISBN: 0739436023 9780739436028
OCLC Number: 56795444
Description: 788 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Skylark of space --
Skylark three --
Skylark of Valeron --
Skylark Duquesne.
Responsibility: E.E. "Doc" Smith.

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"When Dr. Richard Seaton electrolyzes the heretofore unknown metal "X" in a copper bath, the bath flies out the window and across the horizon at such velocity he has difficulty tracking it with binoculars. Teaming up with tycoon M. Reynolds Crane, he uses his incredible discovery to craft the most advanced spacecraft in the world--a forty-foot diameter, globe-shaped craft traveling many times faster than the speed of light! Unfortunately, Dr. Marc DuQuesne has learned of the discovery..."--Jacket.

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