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The Toynbee convector : stories

Author: Ray Bradbury
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1988.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A superlative new collection of twenty-two stories by the author of "The Martian Chronicles" includes the continuing saga of H.G. Well's time traveller and his Toynbee Convector, a ghost on the Orient Express, and a bored man who creates his own genuine Egyptian mummy.
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Genre/Form: Short stories, American
Science fiction, American
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bradbury, Ray, 1920-
Toynbee convector.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1988
(OCoLC)570757628
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ray Bradbury
ISBN: 0394547039 9780394547039 0394571096 9780394571096
OCLC Number: 17550481
Description: vii, 275 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The Toynbee convector --
Trapdoor --
On the Orient, North --
One night in your life --
West of October --
The last circus --
The Laurel and Hardy love affair --
I suppose you are wondering why we are here? --
Lafayette, farewell --
Banshee --
Promises, promises --
The love affair --
One for his lordship, and one for the road! --
At midnight, in the month of June --
Bless me, Father, for I have sinned --
By the numbers! --
A touch of petulance --
Long division --
Come and bring Constance! --
Junior --
The tombstone --
The thing at the top of the stairs --
Colonel Stonesteel's genuine home-made truly Egyptian mummy.
Responsibility: by Ray Bradbury.

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A superlative new collection of twenty-two stories by the author of "The Martian Chronicles" includes the continuing saga of H.G. Well's time traveller and his Toynbee Convector, a ghost on the Orient Express, and a bored man who creates his own genuine Egyptian mummy.

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