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Best of Classic Sci-Fi for 99 Cents - The War of the Worlds, A Princess of Mars, Journey to the Center of the Earth, Atlantis, Edgar Allan Poe, The Island of Dr. Moreau, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, The Time Machine & More [NOOK Book]

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The genre of science fiction didn’t just spontaneously generate. It was brought to life through Frankenstein’s monster and morphed into being through the imagination and creative skills of Jules Verne, H. G. Wells and dozens of other authors, as well as their readers whose own lives and imaginations were sparked by their works. Here is a collection of eleven early classics, ...
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Best of Classic Sci-Fi for 99 Cents - The War of the Worlds, A Princess of Mars, Journey to the Center of the Earth, Atlantis, Edgar Allan Poe, The Island of Dr. Moreau, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, The Time Machine & More

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Overview

The genre of science fiction didn’t just spontaneously generate. It was brought to life through Frankenstein’s monster and morphed into being through the imagination and creative skills of Jules Verne, H. G. Wells and dozens of other authors, as well as their readers whose own lives and imaginations were sparked by their works. Here is a collection of eleven early classics, the equivalent of more than 2,000 printed pages tracing back many of science fiction’s biggest and most influential creations.

THE WAR OF THE WORLDS by H. G. Wells
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THE STRANGE CASE OF DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE by Robert Louis Stevenson
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THE ISLAND OF DR. MOREAU by H. G. Wells
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A PRINCESS OF MARS by Edgar Rice Burroughs
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THE UNPARALLELED ADVENTURES OF ONE HANS PFAALL by Edgar Allan Poe
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20,000 LEAGUES UNDER THE SEA by Jules Verne
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JOURNEY TO THE CENTER OF THE EARTH by Jules Verne
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FLATLAND by Edwin Abbott
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THE LOST CONTINENT: THE STORY OF ATLANTIS by C. J. Cutcliffe Hyne
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THE INVISIBLE MAN by H. G. Wells
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THE TIME MACHINE by H. G. Wells

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BEST OF CLASSIC SCI-FI FOR 99 CENTS - The War of the Worlds, A Princess of Mars, Journey to the Center of the Earth, Atlantis, Edgar Allan Poe, The Island of Dr. Moreau, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, The Time Machine & More
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BEST OF CLASSIC ADVENTURE FOR 99 CENTS - Treasure Island, Robinson Crusoe, Huckleberry Finn, The Odyssey, King Arthur, Sinbad, Beowulf, Gulliver’s Travels, Rudyard Kipling & More
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BEST OF CLASSIC CHRISTIAN LITERATURE FOR 99 CENTS - Paradise Lost, Dante, Mark Twain, Pilgrim’s Progress, Dr. Faustus, Ben-Hur, The Scarlet Letter, Washington Irving, Edgar Allan Poe, George MacDonald, A Christmas Carol & More
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940012464606
  • Publisher: Doublethumb Press
  • Publication date: 5/8/2011
  • Series: Best for 99 Cents Collections , #2
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 123,804
  • File size: 5 MB

Meet the Author

Editor Robert M. Hopper is the author of "The Book of Adam: Autobiography of the First Human Clone" and founder of National Youth Theatre, National Youth Arts, and National Arts Digest.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 26, 2012

    Great summer reaading

    It was great rereading all of these classics, many of which I had not read since high school.

    4 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted January 29, 2012

    Highly Recommended

    Nest book that .99cents ever bought. all of the classics in one place.

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 28, 2012

    Awesome!!

    I'm only on War of the Worlds and this is much more than my money's-worth! :)

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 18, 2013

    A Nice Collection

    This is a fantastic set and well ordered; a good way to get your classics all at one time. The only thing you should know is that most of these are available through Project Gutenberg for free, as they are out of copyright.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 15, 2012

    The best compiliation of stories

    I love this collection! I highly recommend it!!!!!!!!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 7, 2013

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    "Bang for your buck,more than enough actually"

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