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H.G. Wells

Author: Richard Hauer Costa
Publisher: Boston : Twayne Publishers, ©1985.
Series: Twayne's English authors series, TEAS 43.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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The revision does stress Wells' influence on the emancipation of women and his influence on futurists. Also, it attempts to summarize early and contemporary criticism and to place old and new directions in perspective.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Costa, Richard Hauer.
H.G. Wells.
Boston : Twayne Publishers, ©1985
(OCoLC)564544387
Named Person: H G Wells; H G Wells; H G Wells; Herbert G Wells; H G Wells
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Hauer Costa
ISBN: 0805768874 9780805768879
OCLC Number: 11517582
Description: 177 pages : portrait ; 23 cm.
Contents: H.G. Wells : life, career, and times --
Evolution transformed : the scientific romances --
Literary Edison : the short stories --
"Spiritual guttersnipe" : the comic novels --
Wells at the crossroads : Tono-Bungay --
New women for old : Wells and feminism --
Masters and modes : "Of art, of literature, of Mr. Henry James" --
Wells and science --
Wells at the end of his tether : world state and the state of the world --
Wells and the critics --
The way of the Wellsian : an afterword.
Series Title: Twayne's English authors series, TEAS 43.
Responsibility: by Richard Hauer Costa.

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The revision does stress Wells' influence on the emancipation of women and his influence on futurists. Also, it attempts to summarize early and contemporary criticism and to place old and new directions in perspective.

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