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Philmus, Robert M.

Overview
Works: 10 works in 51 publications in 1 language and 2,766 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference proceedings  Fiction 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PR830.S35, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert M Philmus
Into the unknown; the evolution of science fiction from Francis Godwin to H.G. Wells by Robert M Philmus ( Book )
13 editions published between 1968 and 1983 in English and held by 1,035 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
H.G. Wells and modern science fiction by Darko Suvin ( Book )
11 editions published between 1971 and 1977 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
H.G. Wells's literary criticism by H. G Wells ( Book )
6 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Visions and re-visions : (re)constructing science fiction by Robert M Philmus ( Book )
7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book makes a case for the novel idea that science fiction comes out of The Time Machine as a literature of re-visions as well as of visions. Re-vision in the pertinent sense finds its analogue in the succession of hypotheses that the Time Traveller comes up with regarding a future which perpetually changes under his scrutiny. Rather than being another term for recursivity, then, re-vision involves the imaginative reconception of some prior text so as to elicit from it a latent meaningful possibility which the original vision was, so to speak, either not fully conscious of or not con
The island of Doctor Moreau : a variorum text by H. G Wells ( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
H. G. Wells : early writings in science and science fiction by H. G Wells ( Book )
5 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
H.G.Wells early writings in science and science fiction.Ed.with critical commentary and notes by robert M.Philmus and david Y.Hugues by H. G Wells ( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Into the unknown the evolution of science fiction in England from Francis Godwin to H. G. Wells by Robert M Philmus ( Book )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Early writings in science and science fiction, ed. by H. G Wells ( Book )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Visions and revisions (re)constructing science fiction by Robert M Philmus ( )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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English (49)
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