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Jules Verne : narratives of modernity

Author: Edmund J Smyth
Publisher: Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2000.
Series: Liverpool science fiction texts and studies, 20.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection of essays reflect the diversity of approaches currently being brought to bear on the writings of Jules Verne.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Jules Verne.
Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2000
(DLC) 00364625
(OCoLC)43969251
Named Person: Jules Verne; Jules Verne; Jules Verne
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Edmund J Smyth
ISBN: 9781846313400 1846313406 9781781380604 1781380600 9781846313394 1846313392
OCLC Number: 276173419
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (160 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Verne, SF and modernity : an introduction / Edmund J. Smyth --
Jules Verne and the French literary canon / Arthur B. Evans --
Jules Verne and the limitations of literature / Daniel Compère --
Fiction of science, or the science of fiction / Timothy Unwin --
"L'Ici-bas" and "l'Au-delà" ... but not as they knew it : realism, utopianism and science fiction in the novels of Jules Verne / Sarah Capitanio --
A hitchhiker's guide to Paris : Paris au XXe siècle / David Platten --
Future past : myth, inversion and regression in Verne's underground Utopia / David Meakin --
Measurement and mystery in Verne / Trevor Harris --
The science is fiction : Jules Verne, Raymond Roussel and surrealism / Terry Hale and Andrew Hugill --
Mysterious masterpiece / William Butcher.
Series Title: Liverpool science fiction texts and studies, 20.
Responsibility: edited by Edmund J. Smyth.

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Althoughcritics continue to debate whether Jules Verne's work is "true"science fiction (SF), rather than scientific romance, Verne is widely creditedas one of the founders of the genre and in the  Read more...

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"An indispensable book for those who want to see how far we have come along the path toward a better understanding of Verne." -- Science Fiction Studies

 
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