The Maracot Deep, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1929) #1929Club

This is a surprising novel by an author I never realized had Jules Verne aspirations.The Maracot Deep by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is a fateful ocean adventure of the discovery of the lost civilization of Atlantis by three modern men whose research vessel has detached from their ship. The story is mostly old in epistolary …

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At the Mountains of Madness, HP Lovecraft (1936)

There was an odour.... William Dyer is a university professor at Miskatonic University and this is his report of the expedition he lead to the Antarctic and the unexpected discoveries his team uncovered. His first communications to the outside world are full of exciting finds and praise for his men and their dedication. As the …

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The War of the Worlds, H.G. Wells (1898)

My Edition: Title: War of the Worlds Author: H.G. Wells Publisher: Tor Year: 1988, text of the original 1898 edition Pages: 204 Synopsis: Goodreads No one would have believed in the last years of the nineteenth century that this world was being watched keenly and closely by intelligences greater than man’s and yet as moral …

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