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imaginary voyage in prose fiction

Philip Babcock Gove

imaginary voyage in prose fiction

a history of its criticism and a guide for its study, with an annotated check list of 215 imaginary voyages from 1700 to 1800.

by Philip Babcock Gove

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Published by Holland Press in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed. 1941.

The Physical Object
Pagination445p.,23cm
Number of Pages445
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17483910M

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Men into Space ( – ) is a science-fiction television series produced by Ziv Television Programs, Inc. and broadcast on CBS. The series depicted the efforts of the U.S. Air Force to send American astronauts into space. Several episodes depicted the first lunar landing, additional flights to the Moon, building and working on Moon bases, and using the Moon as a staging area to launch a. Grove, Philip, The Imaginary Voyage in Prose Fiction: A History of Its Criticism and a Guide for Its Study, with an Annotated Check List of Imaginary Voyages from to , New York: Columbia University Press, ; London: Holland Press,

Based on the totalities of fictive production, my argument tempers studies which feature the imaginary voyage or exoticism, such as P.B. Gove, The Imaginary Voyage in Prose Fiction (New York: Columbia University Press, ) and M.-L. Dufrenoy, L'Orient romanesque en France, (Montrl: Beauchemin, , pp. ). Author: Richard L. Frautschi. Travel Literature the notes of a traveler, containing his impressions of the journey, descriptions of events, and observations. Travel literature seeks to communicate information about newly discovered lands or those little known to the reader; it may be the history of an imaginary journey presented as a real one but important chiefly in terms of.


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Originally presented as. The Imaginary Voyage in Prose Fiction. A History of its Criticism and a Guide for its Study, with an Annotated Check List of Imaginary Voyages from to The Imaginary Voyage in Prose Fiction: A History of its Criticism and a Guide for its Study, With an Annotated Check List of Imaginary Voyages From to (New York: Columbia University Press, ), by Philip Babcock Gove (page images at HathiTrust).

ture of the imaginary voyage in a time when the phrase “science fiction” had not yet been coined. It’s The Imaginary Voyage in Prose Fiction, by Philip Babcock Gove, first published in and reprinted by Octagon Books in Its subject is the novel of the imaginary voyage in the eighteenth century, a period when such works occupied more or less the niche in publishing that science fiction does.

Weber's page introduction is the first English-language critical discussion of the imaginary voyage. See Gove, The Imaginary Voyage in Prose Fiction, pp.

Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. Reginald Not in Bleiler (; ). Former owner's bookplate affixed to front paste-down. texts All Books All Imaginary voyage in prose fiction book latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

National Emergency Library. Top Full text of "The prose voyage imaginaire before an historical and critical study" See other formats. This book opens new analytical paths for thinking about literary texts as media of historical imagination and conceiving relations between incommensurable historical events and contexts.

Challenging overly global and overly local readings alike, the book presents a sophisticated contribution to discussions on how to reform the discipline of. Costes and Altairac, Les Terres Creuses Fortunati and Trousson (eds), Dictionary of Literary Utopias, pp.

Gibson and Patrick, "Utopias and Dystopias, " in Gibson, St. Thomas More: A Preliminary Bibliography () Gove, The Imaginary Voyage in Prose Fiction, pp.

Book Edition: First Edition in French. The Dictionary of Imaginary Places (,) is a book written by Alberto Manguel and Gianni Guadalupi. It takes the form of a catalogue of fantasy lands, islands, cities, and other locations from world literature—"a Baedecker or traveller's guide a nineteenth-century gazetteer " for mental travelling.

The Imaginary Voyage in Prose Fiction A History of Its Criticism and a Guide for Its Study, with an Annotated Check List of Imaginary Voyages from to Author: Philip Babcock Gove.

From this term was also derived Voyages extraordinaires, the overall series title used by publisher Jules Hetzel on the novels of Jules Verne. In this encyclopedia the theme is treated under Fantastic Voyages and Proto SF. A book on the subject is The Imaginary Voyage in Prose Fiction () by Philip Babcock Gove.

the imaginary voyage Hulme’s distinction is an appealingly straightforward one. Yet, for other critics, it is complicated by the existence of close overlaps between fictional and factual accounts of travel. Each borrows from the other, employing similar narrative structures and literary techniques As KowaleskiFile Size: KB.

The Imaginary Voyage in Prose Fiction: A History of Its Criticism and a Guide for Its Study, with an Annotated Check List of Imaginary Voyages fro/5. The imaginary voyage in prose fiction: a history of its criticism and a guide for its study, with an annotated check list of imaginary voyages from to Perhaps some day the definitive treatment of the "imaginary voyage" (in the narrower sense of a sea voyage rather than the interplanetary variety) will be written.

Until then, Gove's study will have to do.5/5(2). For a detailed discussion of the problems involved in the classification of the imaginary voyage and cautions about extensions of the classification "voyage extraordinaire" for general use, see P.B.

Gove, The Imaginary Voyage in Prose Fiction (US ), especially pp   Page says Gunn’s book-length thesis is probably just the fourth book about science fiction after Pilgrims Through Space and Time () by J. Bailey, The Imaginary Voyage in Prose Fiction () by Philip Gove’s, and Voyages to the Moon () by Marjorie Nicolson.

The latter two were really about proto-SF, and Bailey’s book barely mentions the Golden Age. Bibliography. This reading list is deliberately summary: it cites the books most helpful in providing the texts of this book.

At the same time the student can find the way to the more elaborate text editions and the more extended critical and historical studies. The Imaginary Voyage in Prose Fiction, –London Leavis, F.R. The "imaginary voyage" was an early form of the modern realist novel popu- lar in Britain and France from the seventeenth to the early nineteenth cen- turies.

The Imaginary Voyage in Prose Fiction: A History of its Criticism and a Guide for its Study, with an Annotated Check List of Imaginary Voyages from to New York: Columbia UP, Green, Roger Lancelyn.DANIEL DEFOE'S IMAGINARY VOYAGES TO THE MOON By RODNEY M.

BAINE EVER SINCEwhen William Lee in-serted them in his bibliography of Defoe, in Daniel Defoe: His Life and Recently Discovered Writings (i, xxxii), two imaginary voyages to the moon and a letter from the Man in the Moon have been incorporated in the canon of Defoe's.