Mechanized masterpieces : a steampunk anthology (Book, 2013) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Mechanized masterpieces : a steampunk anthology

Author: Penny Freeman
Publisher: [United States] : Xchyler Publishing, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First edition
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Amid a cacophony of canking sprockets and cogs, in chuffs of steam and soot, comes the expansion of classic literature into alternative Steampunk masterpieces. Follow nine skilled authors as they lead old friends and new acquaintances through Jamaica, Singapore, Cape Town, Denmark, Paris, London, and Geneva on a phantasmagorical Steampunk World Tour.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Steampunk fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Penny Freeman
ISBN: 9780989303521 0989303527
OCLC Number: 851819873
Description: ii, 335 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Tropic of Cancer / by Neve Talbot --
Sense and cyborgs / by Anika Arrington --
Micawber and Copperfield and the great diamond heist of 1879 / by David W. Wilkin --
Little boiler girl / by Scott William Taylor --
The clockwork ballet / by M.K. Wiseman --
His frozen heart / by Aaron and Belinda Sikes --
Our man Fred / by A.F. Stewart --
Lavenza, or the modern Galatea / by Alyson Grauer.
Responsibility: edited by Penny Freeman.

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Amid a cacophony of canking sprockets and cogs, in chuffs of steam and soot, comes the expansion of classic literature into alternative Steampunk masterpieces. Follow nine skilled authors as they lead old friends and new acquaintances through Jamaica, Singapore, Cape Town, Denmark, Paris, London, and Geneva on a phantasmagorical Steampunk World Tour.
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by billborre (WorldCat user published 2018-04-28) Excellent Permalink

"Little Boiler Girl" by Scott William Taylor - The girl responsible for maintaining the boilers which supply power to the city discovers her mother's body in a frozen room in a forbidden area of the plant. She elects to remain with her mother until she freezes to death. With no one to watch...
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