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The H. G. Wells scrapbook

The H. G. Wells scrapbook

articles, essays, letters, anecdotes, illustrations, photographs and memorabilia about the prophetic genius of the twentieth century

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Published by C.N. Potter in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wells, H. G. -- 1866-1946.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Peter Haining ; foreword by Jack Williamson.
    ContributionsWells, H. G. 1866-1946., Haining, Peter.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p. :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18062474M
    ISBN 100517537222
    LC Control Number78073102

    LITTLE WARS (A Game for Boys from twelve years of age to one hundred and fifty and for that more intelligent sort of girl who likes boys ’ games and books) with an Appendix on Kriegspiel by H G Wells With Photographs by the Author and Marginal Drawings by J. R. Sinclair Frank Palmer Publishing, EText by Alan Murray. A Short History of the World is a period-piece non-fictional historic work by H.G. Wells first published by Cassell & Co, Ltd Publishing in It was republished under Penguin Classics in The book was largely inspired by Wells earlier work The Outline of History.

    Order of H.G. Wells Books Herbert George Wells (), better known as H.G. Wells, was an English author who is considered one of the fathers of science fiction. However, his bibliography ranges far past the outer reaches of science fiction. But in those days, books like The Time Machine and other H.G. Wells novels along with Jules Verne's were my favorite. I was reading this kindle version of The Time Machine few days back and remembering how I used to hide this book inside my social studies book and pretend to read it in-front of my mother back in my school days/5(K).

    Index for the Project Gutenberg Works of H. G. Wells: The Invisible Man: The Invisible Man (audio reading) The Invisible Man (computer-generated audio) The Island of Dr. Moreau: The Island of Dr. Moreau (audio reading) The Island of Dr. Moreau (computer-generated audio) Kauhun Saari (in Finnish) Kipps: The Story of a Simple Soul. The Time Machine is a science fiction novel by H. G. Wells, first published in and later directly adapted into at least two feature films of the same name, as well as two television versions, and a large number of comic book adaptations.


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Wells (–) H. 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". 4 Story collections. 8 External links.

The Works of H.G. Wells: The Invisible Man, the Island of Dr. Moreau, the Time Machine, the War of the Worlds. H.G. Wells $ - $ 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.

At present, he is best remembered for the science fiction books written by him and is regarded as the father of science fiction. The H. Wells scrapbook: Articles, essays, letters, anecdotes, illustrations, photographs, and memorabilia about the prophetic genius of the twentieth century Hardcover – by editor Haining, Peter (Author) See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Author: editor Haining, Peter. H. Wells was born in Bromley, Kent in After working as a draper's apprentice and pupil-teacher, he won a scholarship to the Normal School of Science instudying under T.

Huxley. It was with THE TIME MACHINE () that he had his real breakthrough. Today he is regarded as one of the all-time greatest authors of science fiction/5(). Get this from a library.

The H.G. Wells scrapbook: articles, essays, letters, anecdotes, illustrations, photographs, and memorabilia about the prophetic genius of the twentieth century. [Peter Haining;]. Wells, H. Haining, Peter. THE H.G. WELLS SCRAPBOOK 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover New York Clarkson Potter Very Good in Good dust jacket.

Edge Rating: % positive. Best novels of science fiction author H.G. Wells Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

Wells was a first-class reporter, and he had the advantage of staying with his friend, Maxim Gorky, rather than the carefully-monitored hotel usually reserved for foreign visitors. H.G. Wells Interviews Joseph Stalin in ; Declares “I Am More to The Left Than You, Mr.

Stalin” Based in Seoul, Colin Marshall writes and broadcasts on cities and culture. He’s at work on a book about Los Angeles, A Los Angeles Primer, the video series The City in Cinema, the crowdfunded journalism project Where Is the City of the.

Get this from a library. The H.G. Wells scrapbook: articles, essays, letters, anecdotes, illustrations, photographs and memorabilia about the prophetic genius of the twentieth century. [H. 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. Vintage The Science Of Life Vol. 4 Hardback Book By H.G.

Wells., collectable KennysAntiques 5 out of 5 stars (1,) $ Favorite Add to See similar items + More like this. The Invisible Man by H. Wells MadMrRavencaw 5 out of 5 stars ( H.G.

Wells's pioneering works of science fiction are still compellingly readable today. This Dover anthology presents some of his most influential novels: The War of the Worlds, The Time Machine, The Island of Dr.

Moreau, and includes five famous short stories: The Country of the Blind, The Purple Pileus, The Crystal Egg, The Door in the Wall, and The Stolen Bacillus. pages, softcover. The War of the Worlds is a science fiction novel by H.G. Wells. It was first published serially in The novel details a catastrophic conflict between humans and extraterrestrial ‘Martians.’ It is a considered a landmark work of science fiction, and it has inspired numerous adaptations and imitations.

H G Wells, Signed. You Searched For: Book is in very good plus condition with very minor signs of wear and/or age. BUT spine ends bit faded. Dw is a bit worn and has loss at top of spine removing part of word FICTION and lesser loss at base (with some internal magic tape repair). Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good.

First Edition. Literary criticism. From the front flap: "Whether Wells was writing about technical or social prediction, or science fiction, his underlying theme was that of progress.

This book deals with Wells' dynamic critique of progress, accomplished by means of a detailed analysis of the books Wells wrote.". This is the annotated edition including the rare biographical essay by Edwin E. Slosson called "H. Wells - A Major Prophet Of His Time". It is certainly an easy assumption to make that the readers of H.

Wells' novel, "The Sleeper Awakes," will agree that it is, both in the story itself and in the illustrations, a truly wonderful. What is Coming. by H. Wells. Free audio book that you can download in mp3, iPod and iTunes format for your portable audio player. Audio previews, convenient categories and excellent search functionality make your best source for free audio books.

Download a. His last book, Mind at the End of Its Tether (), expressed pessimism about mankind's future prospects.

Wells died in London on August "Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe." (from The Outline of History, ) Suggested sites for H.G. Wells: Encyclopedia article about H.G. Wells. Immediately download the H.

G. Wells summary, chapter-by-chapter analysis, book notes, essays, quotes, character descriptions, lesson plans, and more - everything you need for studying or teaching H. G. .H. G. Wells who is writing the serial in THE NEW REVIEW, is a man of genius.

His invention of the TIME MACHINE was good, but his description of the ultimate evolution of society into the aristocrats and capitalists who live on the.Herbert George Wells was born in Bromley, Kent, England, on Septem His father was a professional cricketer and sometime shopkeeper, his mother a former lady's maid.