Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 July 2022

464 Pages

8.5 x 5.3 inches

ISBN: 9780198853619

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The Origins of Science Fiction

Edited by Michael Newton

Oxford World's Classics Hardback Collection

  • A delightful anthology of early science fiction from the close of the Romantic period to the early twentieth century, showing the extraordinary imaginative diversity of the genre
  • Uses copy-text of the first published version in Britain or America of the stories in book form, or of first publication in a magazine or journal
  • Includes historically informed notes and biographies of the authors, a chronology of Victorian fairy tales, and an appendix in which some of the included authors discuss the nature of fairy tale and its importance