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3 edition of A Voyage to the Moon found in the catalog.

A Voyage to the Moon

by Tucker, George

  • 216 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Echo Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fantasy,
  • Fantasy - General,
  • Fiction / Fantasy / General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Fantasy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8410980M
    ISBN 101406811289
    ISBN 109781406811285

      A Voyage to the Moon - audiobook Cyrano de BERGERAC ( - ), translated by Archibald LOVELL ( - ) This is an edition by Professor Curtis Page of the Lovell translation of a . A Voyage to the Moon. With Some Account of the Manners and Customs, Science, and Philosophy, of the People of Morsofia, and Other Lunarians. By. George Tucker. 0 This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. You can also read the full text online using our ereader.

    George Tucker () wrote A Voyage to the Moon: with Some Account of the Manners and Customs, Science and Philosophy, of the People of Morosofia, and other Lunarians in A Voyage to the Moon was one of the earliest attempts at science fiction by an American author. Tucker is one of the first to use the concept of anti-gravity in this depiction of the effects of lesser gravity ". A Voyage to the Moon If you care to while away an hour or two over this book, I will prepare for your return voyage." The book which he put into my hand was an extraordinary object. It was a kind of machine, full of delicate springs, and it looked like a new kind of clock. In order to read it, you had to use, not your eyes, but your ears.

    This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately pages of information about A Voyage to the Moon. Atterley’s birth and education—­He makes a voyage—­Founders off the Burman coast—­Adventures in that Empire—­Meets with a learned Brahmin from Benares. Being about to. Antique Book, A Voyage To The Moon by Cryano De Bergerac, Here we have an antiquarian book A YOYAGE TO THE MOON by Cyrano De Bergerac, this is a green cloth covered book with a small gilded image on the Rating: % positive.


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Surplus quartermaster stores. Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting, in response to a Senate resolution of January 21, 1921, a report as to the description and quality of quartermaster stores and surplus military supplies under control of the War Department on November 11, 1918.

Surplus quartermaster stores. Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting, in response to a Senate resolution of January 21, 1921, a report as to the description and quality of quartermaster stores and surplus military supplies under control of the War Department on November 11, 1918.

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A Voyage to the Moon - written in - is a cross between the earlier proto-SF and an attempt to give scientific explanations for the voyage & other aspects.

What is described on the Moon is more of the social satire and utopian speculation of proto-SF/5. A Voyage to the Moon [Cyrano De Bergerac] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher.

A Voyage to the Moon belongs on a shelf with Gulliver's Travels, Gargantua and Pantagruel, and Candide, but I suspect you'll have trouble finding the book in English, which is a shame.

Fortunately Google Books has an electronic late seventeenth-century translation that /5. A Voyage to the Moon by Edgar Allan Poe Alternately titled, The Unparalleled Adventure of One Hans Pfaall: "The moon, being the nearest to the earth of all the heavenly bodies, has always occupied the imagination of men.7/   An edition by C.H.

Page of A. Lovell's translation, published with title: The comical history of the states and empires of the world of the moon With reproduction of the title page of Lovell's translation, London, Translation of Histoire comique des états et empires de la lune.

Voyages to the Moon and the Sun book. Read 25 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Cyrano's (the real guy) greatest work, model for mu /5.

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Project Gutenberg; 61, free ebooks; 2 by Cyrano de Bergerac; A Voyage to the Moon by Cyrano de Bergerac A Voyage to the Moon Language: English: LoC Class: PQ: Language and Literatures: Romance literatures: French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese audio books by Jane.

A Voyage to the Moon is a popular book by George Tucker. Read A Voyage to the Moon, free online version of the book by George Tucker, on George Tucker's A Voyage to the Moon consists of 17 parts for ease of reading.

Choose the part of A Voyage to the Moon which you want to read from the table of contents to get started. OCLC Number: Notes: Caption title. Poem occasioned by the first manned landing on the moon by the Apollo II crew on J The poem first appeared in the New York Times, vol.

CXVIII, on J It is a book of science. Having, by a train of fortunate circumstances, accomplished a voyage, of which the history of mankind affords no example; having, moreover, exerted every faculty of body and mind, to make my adventures useful to my countrymen, and even to mankind, by imparting to them the acquisition of secrets in physics and morals, of which they had not formed the faintest conception.

Having, by a train of fortunate circumstances, accomp-lished a voyage, of which the history of mankind affords no example; having, moreover, exerted every faculty of body and mind, to make my adventures useful to my countrymen, and even to mankind, by imparting to them the acquisition of secrets in physics and morals, of which they had not formed the faintest conception, - I flattered myself.

Now with an Historical Afterword by Ron MillerFeatured in Ron Miller s _The Conquest of Space Book Series.Ó George Tucker s A Voyage to the Moon was one of the first science fiction novels to be published in the United States as well as one of the earliest uses of antigravity.

This novel was a major influence on Edgar Allan the publisher's request, this title is sold without. LibriVox recording of A Voyage to the Moon by Cyrano de Bergerac. (Translated by Archibald Lovell.) Read in English by Peter Tucker This is an edition by Professor Curtis Page of the Lovell translation of a seminal work of science fiction by Cyrano de Bergerac.

Free Books of French Literature in English, PDF, ePub, Mobi, Fb2, Azw3, Kindle A Voyage to the Moon (Comical History of the States and Empires of the World of the Moon) Cyrano de Bergerac English - [PDF] [ePub] [Kindle].

Read CHAPTER I of A Voyage to the Moon by George Tucker free of charge on ReadCentral. More than books to choose from. No need to sign-up or to download. Get this from a library. Voyage to the Moon. [Jay Williams; Daniel Le Noury; Jules Verne] -- Following the involvement of the Gun Club in the Civil War, the members redirect their energies and knowledge of ballistics in order to put an American on the moon.

: A Voyage to the Moon: Green cloth binding with gilt lettering slightly bumped/rubbed at extremities; boards & backstrip smudged; binding cracked at one point in textblock but still firm; bookplate on front paste-down; small stain on front endpaper; leaf edges foxed, else a very nice, sturdy & clean book, with bright, clear ils.

Genre/Form: Fiction Novels Science fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cyrano de Bergerac, Voyage to the moon. New York: Doubleday and McClure Co., APPENDIX Anonymous Review of _A Voyage to the Moon_ Reprinted from the American Quarterly Review No.

5 (March ), ART. III_A Voyage to the Moon: with some account of the Mannersand Customs, Science and Philosophy, of the People of Morosofia andother Lunarians_: By JOSEPH ATTERLEY/5(20). From the Earth to the Moon, IL: Gilead —Gut. text #83 in HTML format with original illustrations.

The Moon Voyage, Project Gutenberg —This the version of both parts of Earth to the Moon and Round the Moon as published by Ward Lock in London in The translation is more complete than the Mercier version, but still has flaws, referring to Author: Jules Verne.

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I was so surprised, not only to see a Book get thither of it self; but also because of the nicking of the Time so patly, and of the Page at which it lay upon, that I looked upon that Concatenation of Accidents as a Revelation, discovering to Mortals that the Moon is a World.

A Voyage to the Moon belongs on a shelf with Gulliver's Travels /5().In A Voyage to the Moon, the narrator, after an attempt to reach the moon using vials of dewdrops, finally finds himself in what appears to be the Garden of Eden, surrounded by Biblical falling foul of the prophet Elijah, he soon meets a race who walk on all fours and whose nourishment comes in the form of vapour.

Published posthumously and intended mainly as a satire of its.