fadedpage.com

FP now includes 7274 eBooks in its collection.

  main page


The Master Mind

Cover Image

Book Details

Title:The Master Mind
Author:
Fearn, John Russell  Writing under the pseudonym: Statten, Vargo   
(54 of 101 for author by title)
Mathematica
Martian Miniature
Published:   1954
Publisher:Scion Limited
Tags:fiction, science fiction, short story
Description:

It was at the Fantasy Club where the notion was born; all that was needed to master a planet was ingenuity and absolute calm of manner, according to Harrigan, who takes up the offer of fifty thousand pounds to prove the world could be ruled by the application of logic, without force. [Suggest a different description.]

Downloads:103
Pages:23 Info

Author Bio for Fearn, John Russell

Author Image

John Russell Fearn (1908–1960) was a British author and one of the first British writers to appear in American pulp science fiction magazines. Prolific author, he published his novels also as Vargo Statten and with various pseudonyms such as Thornton Ayre, Polton Cross, Geoffrey Armstrong, John Cotton, Dennis Clive, Ephriam Winiki, Astron Del Martia and others.

Fearn was a prolific writer who wrote Westerns and crime fiction as well as science fiction. His writing appeared under numerous pseudonyms. He wrote series like Adam Quirke, Clayton Drew, Golden Amazon, and Herbert. At times these drew on the pulp traditions of Edgar Rice Burroughs. His work received praise for its vividness, but criticism, being deemed "unpolished".

Available Formats

UTF-8 text   20220812.txt
HTML20220812.html
Epub20220812.epubIf you cannot open a .mobi file on your mobile device, please use .epub with an appropriate eReader.
Epub, specific to Kindle20220812-k.epub
Mobi/Kindle20220812.mobiInfoNot all Kindles or Kindle apps open all .mobi files.
PDF (tablet)20220812-a5.pdf
HTML Zip20220812-h.zip

Kindle Direct (New, Experimental)

Send this book direct to your kindle via email. We need your Send-to-Kindle Email address, which can be found by looking in your Kindle device’s Settings page. All kindle email addresses will end in @kindle.com. Note you must add our email server’s address, [email protected], to your Amazon account’s Approved E-mail list. This list may be found on your Amazon account: Your AccountManage Your Content and DevicesPreferencesPersonal Document SettingsApproved Personal Document E-mail ListAdd a new approved e-mail address.

Send to Kindle Email Address:

This book is in the public domain in Canada, and is made available to you DRM-free. You may do whatever you like with this book, but mostly we hope you will read it.

Here at FadedPage and our companion site Distributed Proofreaders Canada, we pride ourselves on producing the best ebooks you can find. Please tell us about any errors you have found in this book, or in the information on this page about this book.