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Future perfect; American science fiction of the nineteenth century

Author: H Bruce Franklin
Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press, 1966.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Work of serious scholarship that contains both fiction and criticism.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Franklin, H. Bruce (Howard Bruce), 1934-
Future perfect; American science fiction of the nineteenth century.
New York, Oxford University Press, 1966
(OCoLC)590470526
Named Person: Edgar Allan Poe; Thomas Wentworth Higginson; Fitz James O'Brien; Nathaniel Hawthorne; Mark Twain; Herman Melville; Ambrose Bierce; Edward Bellamy
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: H Bruce Franklin
OCLC Number: 711889
Description: xiii, 402 pages 22 cm
Contents: Hawthorne and Poe --
Hawthorne --
Birthmark --
Artist of the beautiful --
Rappaccini's daughter --
Poe --
Tale of the Ragged Mountains --
Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar --
Mellonta Tauta --
Explorations --
Automata --
Herman Melville and science fiction: Bell-tower --
Man as machine: Dr. Materialismus --
Marvelous inventions --
Atoms of Chladni --
Medicine men --
Was he dead? --
Into the psyche --
Thomas Wentworth Higginson and his dreamer: Monarch of dreams --
Ambrose Bierce and science fiction: Psychological shipwreck --
Edward Bellamy and science fiction: To whom this may come --
Space travel --
Blindman's world --
Fitz-James O'Brien and science fiction: Diamond lens --
Dimensional speculation as science fiction: Four-dimensional space --
Mysterious disappearances --
From "Four-dimensional space" --
Time travel --
Beyond the past: Christmas 200,000 B.C. --
Mark Twain and science fiction: From the "London Times" of 1904 --
Perfect future: Year ten thousand --
Present perfect.
Responsibility: [by] H. Bruce Franklin.

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