The Complete Skylark

The Complete Skylark Includes all four of the Skylark Series Skylark of Space Skylark Three Skylark of Baleron Skylark Duquesne

  • Title: The Complete Skylark
  • Author: E.E. "Doc" Smith
  • ISBN: 9780739436028
  • Page: 310
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Includes all four of the Skylark Series, Skylark of Space, Skylark Three, Skylark of Baleron, Skylark Duquesne

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    1. I realize that this is supposed to be one of the 'original' works of Space Opera, and it's old. But old doesn't have to mean tepid, and that the thing was first on the scene doesn't make the cliches riddling the work any less galling to me as a reader.If Skylark is part of the movement that set Science Fiction rolling, Skylark is also one of the reasons SF had a reputation as crap. Hackneyed plots, two dimensional characters, casual attempts at genocide, some very questionable theories about the [...]

    2. I cut my teeth on Science fiction by reading Smith's four books onboard ship, while off duty. While the copyright for the series date back to the late 1920s and 1930s I found then entertaining. A great escape for the tedium of shipboard life. And by the way the third book is SKYLARK OF VALERON (Not Baleron, I'm looking at the cover of my copy)

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