H.G. WELLS, Critic of Progress

By: Williamson, Jack

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Literary criticism. From the front flap: "Whether Wells was writing about technical or social prediction, or science fiction, his underlying theme was that of progress. This book deals with Wells' dynamic critique of progress, accomplished by means of a detailed analysis of the books Wells wrote." One of only fifteen hundred copies. Black cloth, 162 pages (including index), wraparound dust jacket illustration by Greg Bear. An ex-Legislative Library of New Brunswick copy w/discard stamp and a few of the usual librarian's desecrations.

Title: H.G. WELLS, Critic of Progress

Author Name: Williamson, Jack

Categories: Science Fiction--Fantasy--Horror (hardcover), Literary Criticism,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Baltimore, The Mirage Press: 1973

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Ex-Library

Size: Small Octavo -- from 7¾" to 9¾" Tall

Seller ID: 014700

Keywords: Jack Williamson, H.G. Wells, Greg Bear, speculative fiction, social prediction, progress, literary criticism, utopians,