The wonderful adventures of Phra the Phoenician by Edwin Lester Linden Arnold

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Statementby Edwin Lester Arnold ; with an introd. by Sir Edwin Arnold ; ill. by H.M. Paget.
GenreFiction.
SeriesNewcastle Forgotten Fantasy library ; v. 11
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6001.R775 W6 1980
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 329 p., [15] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages329
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4104544M
ISBN 100893705101
LC Control Number80019173
OCLC/WorldCa6554636

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "First published as a part serial in the Illustrated London news, July 5 to Decem "--Page viii. However, if a book by Arnold were to have inspired the creation of John Carter, more likely it was his earlier work of The Wonderful Adventures of Phra the Phoenician; modern literature's first immortal ( hardcover edition by London's Chatto & Windus shown top left).

The Wonderful Adventures of Phra the Phoenician. Edwin Lester ARNOLD ( - ) Phra, a Phoenician merchant and warrior, settles in the south of England as husband to Blodwen, a British princess. Slain during the Roman invasion, he reawakens several hundred years later to find that Blodwen has painstakingly tattooed the history of his family.

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Lupoff says: "Phra the Phoenician is John Carter. " Edwin Lester Arnold was born in Britain, and lived both in Canada and India. He wrote 3 "major" books: The Wonderful Adventures of Phra the Phoenician () Lepidus the Centurian, a Roman of To-day () [and] Lieut.

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London: Chatto & Windus, Octavo, pp. [i-v] vi-viii, [1][ blank] + page publisher's catalogue dated "April, " on page [1] inserted at rear, twelve inserted plates with illustrations by H. Paget, original pictorial blue cloth, front panel stamped in brown, spine panel Author: Edwin Lester Arnold.

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This is an antique The Illustrated News Of The World print that is titled "The Wonderful Adventures of PHRA the Phoenician". The print is dated Janu and is ready for framing and display. The Wonderful Adventures of Phra the Phoenician, engraving after a drawing by Henry Marriott Paget, from The Illustrated London News, vol NoJuly 5, View Categories / Bleiler Titles (Fantasy & Science Fiction) Sort Showing of 30 The Wonderful Adventures of Phra the Phoenician.

By: Arnold, Edwin. Cover illustration by Paul Stahr, also used for the American & British book editions View more info. Add | $ While the response to the book has been generally favorable, it remains controversial among some Burroughs aficionados, particularly for Lupoff's argument that the Barsoom series was heavily influenced by Lieut.

Gullivar Jones: His Vacation () and The Wonderful Adventures of Phra the Phoenician () by Edwin L. : Richard A. Lupoff. Phra is named after an earlier creation of the original author (Edwin L.

Arnold) of Gullivar Jones in his first book titled "The Wonderful Adventures of Phra the Phoenician" (). The ancient Martians deified Phra to the status of a god (even though Phra was not actually god-like), so I guess technically he belongs to the ancient Martian.

Lieut. Gullivar Jones: His Vacation is the last novel by Edwin Lester Arnold, combining elements of both fantasy and science fiction, first published in Its lukewarm reception led Arnold to stop writing fiction. It has since become his best-known work, and is considered important in the development of 20th century science fiction in that it is a precursor and likely inspiration to Author: Edwin Lester Arnold.

He published his first novel, The Wonderful Adventures of Phra the Phoenician, inwhich was serialized in the London Illustrated News and which subsequently appeared in book form. Arnold was never truly successful as an author, although his work in science fiction is said to have influenced other writers.

THE WONDERFUL ADVENTURES OF PHRA THE PHOENICIAN. CHAPTER VII In the days that followed it seemed the cruse of contentment would never run dry, and I, foolish I, thought angry destiny had misled me, and that these green Saxon glades were to. 8 • Phra the Phoenician (Complete Novel) • serial by Edwin L.

Arnold (book publication as The Wonderful Adventures of Phra the Phoenician ) • Heaven Only Knows • short story by Joe Archibald; • Letter (Famous Fantastic Mysteries, September ) •.

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