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Hothouse

Author: Brian W Aldiss
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2008.
Series: Penguin modern classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [New ed.]View all editions and formats
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The sun is about to go nova. Earth and moon have ceased their axial rotation and present one face continuously to the sun. This is the age of vegetables. Gren and his lady, and the tummybelly men - journey to the even more terrifying Dark Side.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian W Aldiss
ISBN: 9780141189550 014118955X
OCLC Number: 227274215
Notes: Previous edition: London: Faber, 1962.
Description: x, 272 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin modern classics.
Responsibility: Brian Aldiss.

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