Complete Short Stories of H. G. Wells by H. G. Wells

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Number of Pages864
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ISBN 101842124021
ISBN 109781842124024

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was to science fiction what shakespeare was to theatre. his short stories are composed of british warmth and wonder in equal measures. not only do we see the origins of the tank and the insect invasion story- but we see them as insights into human life and civilisation, in a manner that is easily the most similar to the 21th century.

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With more than 80 stories in this collection and even a few novellas, one can hardly expect each and every one to be amazing.

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The Complete Short Fiction of H.G. Wells Mostly Online H.G. Wells wrote 87 short stories, one deleted section of The Time Machine that’s been published as a story (“The Final Men”), and one short abandoned novel (The Chronic Argonauts).

H.G. Wells was one of the prolific authors from The United Kingdom, who used to write his books based on a variety of genres, including politics, history, social realism, science fiction, etc.

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Wells Science Fictions Anticipations In the Days of the Comet Tales of Space and Time The Country of the Blind The Crystal Egg The Door in the Wall and Other Stories The First Men In The Moon The Invisible Man The Island of Doctor Moreau The Sea Lady The Sleeper Awakes The Time Machine Twelve Stories and a Dream War and the Future War of the /5(2).

JOHN R. HAMMOND is a Research Fellow at Nottingham Trent University. His previous books include "H.G. Wells and the Modern Novel" () and "H.G. Wells and the Short Story" (). He has also edited "The Complete Short Stories of H.G. Wells" (). The Works of H.G. Wells: The Invisible Man, the Island of Dr.

Moreau, the Time Machine, the War of the Worlds. Wells was a prolific writer of both fiction and non-fiction. His writing career spanned more than sixty years, and his early science fiction novels earned him the title (along with Jules Verne and Hugo Gernsback) of "The Father of Science Fiction".

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Wells Short Stories. Pages in category "Short stories by H. Wells" The following 29 pages are in this category, out of 29 total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().

For other uses, see H. Wells (disambiguation). Herbert George Wells (21 September – 13 August ) was an English writer. He was prolific in many genres, writing dozens of novels, short stories, and works of social commentary, history, satire, biography, and autobiography, and even including two books on recreational war mater: Royal College of Science (Imperial.

The Complete Short Stories of H. Wells (Hardcover) Published October 29th by A & C Black Publishers Ltd Hardcover, 1, pagesCited by:   Complete Works of H. Wells – yes, all of them. Last year all of Herbert George Wells books entered the world of Public Domain and here they are for your reading pleasure in all their glory and you prefer I have even created a single file containing all every single volume.

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The Time Machine and The War of the Worlds, his early publications, were science fiction novels that remain classics today. The War of the Worlds gave popular mythology to the image of the Martian.

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H.G. Wells: Complete Short Story Collection is a anthology of works by the father of the science fiction genre. This selection includes 49 classic short stories from the father of the Science Fiction genre author H.G.

Wells. Selections included in this anthology: A Deal in Ostriches, A Dream of Armageddon, A Moon Light Fable, A Slip Under the Reviews: Check out this great listen on A spine-tingling collection of the greatest short stories by the father of science fiction, H.

Wells. 'The Time Machine' 'The Empire of the Ants' 'The Crystal Egg' 'The Sea-Raiders' 'The Door in the Wall' 'A Dream of Armageddon' 'The Country of the Bl.

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The complete short stories of H.G. Wells. [H G Wells] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: H G Wells. Find more information about: ISBN:. A collection of short stories by one of the greatest science fiction writers of the 20th century, H.G.

Wells. Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. H.G. Wells Sometimes referred to as "The Father of Science Fiction," Herbert George "H. G." Wells ( – ) was an English novelist, teacher, historian and journalist.

He is well known for his earlier works which included The Time Machine, The War of the Worlds, The Invisible Man. H. Wells is one of the most acclaimed science fiction writers who ever lived, and five of his classic tales are collected in this book for readers to treasure.

Wells includes The Time Machine, The Island of Dr Moreau, The Invisble Man, The War of the Worlds, The First Men in the Moon, and The Food of the Gods. Readers new to this /5(12). David Lodge's top 10 HG Wells books novels and short stories that were realistic, fantastic, comic, tragic, and didactic, utopias and dystopias, social criticism, reportage, travel.

Herbert George Wells, better known as H. Wells, was an English writer best known for such science fiction novels as The Time Machine, The War of the Worlds and The Invisible Man.

He was a prolific writer of both fiction and non-fiction, and produced works in many different genres, including contemporary novels, history, and social commentary. Wells was an outspoken socialist and a pacifist. Essential classic stories; irritating and bizarre production problems With all their scientific improbabilities and impossibilities, H.G.

Wells' tales are nonetheless the fount of much of today's speculative fantasy fiction. This collection, a real bargain for the price (or so it seems to me) contains the first great writings about an invasion.

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himself. After that, the book goes right into the stories, all of which are thought-provoking and quite interesting to read.

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Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: H G Wells. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number:   Short story audiobook - A Dream of Armageddon by H G Wells first published inin the British weekly magazine Black and White, and later published in book collection Twelve Stories .

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