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The Resource The first men in the moon, H.G. Wells ; edited by Patrick Parrinder ; with an introduction by China Mi⥶ille ; and notes by Steven McLean

The first men in the moon, H.G. Wells ; edited by Patrick Parrinder ; with an introduction by China Mi⥶ille ; and notes by Steven McLean

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The first men in the moon
Title
The first men in the moon
Statement of responsibility
H.G. Wells ; edited by Patrick Parrinder ; with an introduction by China Mi⥶ille ; and notes by Steven McLean
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When penniless businessman Mr Bedford retreats to the Kent coast to write a play, he meets by chance the brilliant Dr Cavor, an absentminded scientist on the brink of developing a material that blocks gravity. Cavor soon succeeds in his experiments, only to tell a stunned Bedford the invention makes possible one of the oldest dreams of humanity: a journey to the moon
Member of
Summary
A small group of scientists comes up with a plan to reach the moon, only to discover that it is inhabited by a thriving community of insects that hold the scientists hostage
Theme
Tone
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067032
Cataloging source
NOV
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1866-1946
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Wells, H. G.
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1944-
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Parrinder, Patrick
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True
Series statement
Penguin classics
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Space flight to the moon
Target audience
adult
Label
The first men in the moon, H.G. Wells ; edited by Patrick Parrinder ; with an introduction by China Mi⥶ille ; and notes by Steven McLean
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published 1901"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
000027904874
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xviii, 213 p.
Isbn
9780141441085
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The first men in the moon, H.G. Wells ; edited by Patrick Parrinder ; with an introduction by China Mi⥶ille ; and notes by Steven McLean
Publication
Note
"First published 1901"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
000027904874
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xviii, 213 p.
Isbn
9780141441085
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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