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H.G. Wells and modern science fiction

Author: Darko Suvin; Robert M Philmus
Publisher: Lewisburg [Pa.] : Bucknell University Press, ©1977.
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Genre/Form: Conference proceedings
Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
H.G. Wells and modern science fiction.
Lewisburg, [Pa.] : Bucknell University Press, ©1977
(OCoLC)580888992
Named Person: H G Wells; Herbert George Wells; Herbert G Wells; H G Wells
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Darko Suvin; Robert M Philmus
ISBN: 083871773X 9780838717738
OCLC Number: 2345799
Notes: Revised papers from an international symposium held at McGill University in 1971.
Includes indexes.
Description: 279 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: The folktale, Wells, and modern science fiction / by Tatyana Chernysheva --
The garden in Wells's early science fiction / by David Y. Hughes --
Evolution as a literary theme in H.G. Wells's science fiction / by J.P. Vernier --
A grammar of form and a criticism of fact: The time machine as a structural model for science fiction / by Darko Suvin --
"I told you so": Wells's last decade. 1936-1945 / by R.D. Mullen --
Imagining the future: Wells and Zamyatin / by Patrick Parrinder --
The shadow of Men like gods: Orwell's Coming up for air as parody / by Howard Fink --
Borges and Wells and the labyrinths of time / by Robert M. Philmus --
H.G. Wells and Japanese science fiction / by Sakyo Komatsu --
A selective bibliography (with abstracts) of H.G. Wells's science journalism, 1887-1901 / by David Y. Hughes and Robert M. Philmus --
An annotated survey of books and pamphlets by H.G. Wells / by R.D. Mullen.
Responsibility: edited by Darko Suvin, with Robert M. Philmus, associate editor.

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