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Philmus, Robert M.

Overview
Works: 8 works in 59 publications in 1 language and 2,871 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference proceedings  Fiction 
Roles: Author, 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 )
14 editions published between 1968 and 1983 in English and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
H.G. Wells and modern science fiction by Darko Suvin ( Book )
12 editions published between 1971 and 1977 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
H.G. Wells's literary criticism by H. G Wells ( Book )
7 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Visions and re-visions (re)constructing science fiction by Robert M Philmus ( )
11 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 422 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 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
H.G. Wells : early writings in science and science fiction by H. G Wells ( Book )
8 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
H. G. Wells : early writings in science and science fiction by H. G Wells ( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Into the unknown the evolution of science fiction in England from Francis Godwin to H. G. Wells by Robert M Philmus ( Book )
3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.56 (from 0.31 for H. G. Well ... to 0.89 for The island ...)
Languages
English (58)
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