Franklin

Science fiction : a historical anthology / edited and with commentary by Eric S. Rabkin.

Publication:
Oxford [Oxfordshire] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1983.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 529 pages ; 22 cm.
Subjects:
Science fiction.
Form/Genre:
Science fiction.
Place of Publication:
England Oxford.
United States New York (State) New York.
Contents:
Emergence of modern science : From Other worlds (1657) / Cyrano de Bergerac
From Gulliver's travels (1726) / Jonathan Swift
Micromegas (1752) / Francois Marie Arouet (Voltaire)
Nineteenth century : The sand-man (1816) / E.T.A. Hoffmann
From Frankenstein, or the modern Prometheus (1818) / Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
A Descent into the maelstrom (1841) / Edgar Allan Poe
Facts in the case of M. Valdemar (1845) / Edgar Allan Poe
Rappaccini's daughter (1844) / Nathaniel Hawthorne
From Looking backward "2000-1887" (1888) / Edward Bellamy
A curious fragment (1908) / Jack London
Twentieth century : Star (1899) / H.G. Wells
From Ralph 124C 41+ (1911) / Hugo Gernsback
Last poet and the robots (1934) / Abraham Merritt
Twilight (1934) / John W. Campbell
From Star Maker (1937) / Olaf Stapledon
Golden years (1940-1965) : Reason (1941) / Isaac Asimov
Desertion (1944) / Clifford D. Simak
The City (1950) / Ray Bradbury
The third level (1952) / Jack Finney
Star (1955) / Arthur C. Clarke
Flowers for Algernon (1959) / Daniel Keys
All you zombies (1960) / Robert A. Heinlein
Earth Eighteen (1966) / Frederick Pohl
For a breath I tarry (1966) / Roger Zelazny
I have no mouth and I must scream (1967) / Harlan Ellison
Can you feel anything when I do this? (1969) / Robert Sheckley
Vaster than empires and more slow (1971) / Ursula K. Le Guin.
Notes:
Includes index.
Cover illustration, Yves Tanguy, Indefinite Divisibility, 1942.
Local notes:
Adams Collection copies presented to the Penn Libraries in 2015 by Dr. Mark B. Adams.
Penn Provenance:
Adams, Mark B. (donor) (Adams Collection copies)
Penn Chronology:
1983
Cited in:
Internet Speculative Fiction Database, 408998
Contributor:
Rabkin, Eric S, editor.
Tanguy, Yves, 1900-1955, illustrator.
Mark B. Adams Science Fiction Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Science fiction.
ISBN:
0195032713
9780195032710
0195032721
9780195032727
0195032721
OCLC:
8763602
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