[SCIFI]An Earthman on Venus by Ralph M. Farley - icequeen

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Post by icequeen » August 3rd, 2019, 7:43 pm

An Earthman on Venus by Ralph Milne Farley (1887 - 1963).

Volunteers outside the USA Ralph Milne Farley died in 1963. His work is still protected by copyright in places, like Europe, where copyright is author's death plus 70 years, or Australia (author's death plus 70 years for authors who died after 1954.

When Myles Cabot accidentally transmitted himself to the planet Venus, he found himself naked and bewildered on a mystery world where every unguarded minute might mean a horrible death.

Man-eating plants, tiger-sized spiders, and dictatorial ant-men kept Myles on the run until he discovered the secret of the land—that humanity was a slave-race and that the monster ants were the real rulers of the world!

But Cabot was resourceful, and when his new found love, the Kewpie-doll princess Lilla, called for help, the ant-men learned what an angry Earthman can do.

AN EARTHMAN ON VENUS is a science-fiction adventure packed with the excitement of an Edgar Rice Burroughs, and the science-vision of an H. G. Wells. You won’t be able to put it down once you start it. (From the Cover Blurb)
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      [*]Link to author on Wikipedia (if available): (Ralph Milne Farley) : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roger_Sherman_Hoar
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Post by icequeen » August 3rd, 2019, 8:03 pm

OK, we are ready for readers!
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Post by icequeen » August 5th, 2019, 1:01 pm

Moving on to Readers Wanted!
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Post by ADuclaux » August 5th, 2019, 2:40 pm

Hello!

I would love to read for you again.
May I have the honor of getting the first two chapters?

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Post by icequeen » August 5th, 2019, 2:53 pm

ADuclaux wrote:
August 5th, 2019, 2:40 pm
Hello!

I would love to read for you again.
May I have the honor of getting the first two chapters?
Of course! Thank you so much for getting us started!
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Post by philchenevert » August 7th, 2019, 12:30 pm

I claim section 3, Out of the Frying pan please Image
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Post by icequeen » August 7th, 2019, 3:13 pm

philchenevert wrote:
August 7th, 2019, 12:30 pm
I claim section 3, Out of the Frying pan please Image
Of course! Thanks Phil!
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Post by philchenevert » August 7th, 2019, 3:55 pm

icequeen wrote:
August 7th, 2019, 3:13 pm
philchenevert wrote:
August 7th, 2019, 12:30 pm
I claim section 3, Out of the Frying pan please Image
Of course! Thanks Phil!
This is a great find by the way.. So glad you made it a project. :D
EDIT: Do I read the chapter title or just the chapter number?
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Post by icequeen » August 7th, 2019, 8:31 pm

philchenevert wrote:
August 7th, 2019, 3:55 pm
icequeen wrote:
August 7th, 2019, 3:13 pm
philchenevert wrote:
August 7th, 2019, 12:30 pm
I claim section 3, Out of the Frying pan please Image
Of course! Thanks Phil!
This is a great find by the way.. So glad you made it a project. :D
EDIT: Do I read the chapter title or just the chapter number?

I have been working my way through all those awesome Sci-Fi books, they have all been popular and a lot of fun to listen to!

You should read the chapter number and its title. Thank you for asking!
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Post by philchenevert » August 7th, 2019, 8:47 pm

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Post by icequeen » August 7th, 2019, 8:59 pm

philchenevert wrote:
August 7th, 2019, 8:47 pm
Here is chapter 3 18:45 https://librivox.org/uploads/icequeen/earthmanonvenus_03_farley_128kb.mp3

A cool read.

Nice! Thanks Phil!
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Post by ADuclaux » August 9th, 2019, 2:48 pm

I'm already having such fun with that read, and I'm about halfway through Chapter Two.
But I was wondering should I wait, or can I claim Chapter 4 and 5, right now?

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Post by icequeen » August 9th, 2019, 9:55 pm

ADuclaux wrote:
August 9th, 2019, 2:48 pm
I'm already having such fun with that read, and I'm about halfway through Chapter Two.
But I was wondering should I wait, or can I claim Chapter 4 and 5, right now?
You can claim them now! Thank you!
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Post by icequeen » August 9th, 2019, 10:32 pm

Oh my gosh, Phil, I so miss PL'ing for you! Chapter 3 is PL OK! I am so glad I picked up this book, this one is a bunch of fun!
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Post by philchenevert » August 10th, 2019, 6:30 am

icequeen wrote:
August 9th, 2019, 10:32 pm
Oh my gosh, Phil, I so miss PL'ing for you! Chapter 3 is PL OK! I am so glad I picked up this book, this one is a bunch of fun!
Thanks for the compliment. And you said it, t his one is indeed a bunch of fun.
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