Isaac Asimov presents the best science fiction of the 19th century



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  • English fiction -- 19th century.

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Isaac Asimov, Charles G. Waugh, and Martin Greenberg.
ContributionsAsimov, Isaac, 1920-, Waugh, Charles G., Greenberg, Martin Harry, 1941-
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LC ClassificationsPR1309.S3
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Pagination316p. ;
Number of Pages316
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21540435M
ISBN 100575033053
OCLC/WorldCa9877290

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