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Author: H G Wells
Publisher: Auckland : Floating Press, 1909.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Philosophically minded science fiction fans will rejoice in this novel from H.G. Wells, the author regarded as one of the originators of the genre who wrote classic gems such as The War of the Worlds, The Time Machine, The Invisible Man, and The Island of Doctor Moreau. Though more grounded in realism than some of his other works, Tono-Bungay offers an interesting look into the morality of scientific discovery.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Wells, H.G.
Tono-Bungay.
Auckland : The Floating Press, ©1909
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: H G Wells
ISBN: 9781775418474 1775418472 9781776512492 1776512499
OCLC Number: 668029468
Description: 1 online resource (609 pages)
Contents: Title; Contents; BOOK THE FIRST --
THE DAYS BEFORE TONO-BUNGAY WAS INVENTED; Chapter the First --
Of Bladesover House, and My Mother; And the Constitution of Society; Chapter the Second --
Of My Launch into the World and the Last I Saw of Bladesover; Chapter the Third --
The Wimblehurst Apprenticeship; BOOK THE SECOND --
THE RISE OF TONO-BUNGAY; Chapter the First --
How I Became a London Student and Went Astray; Chapter the Second --
The Dawn Comes, and My Uncle Appears in a New Silk Hat; Chapter the Third --
How We Made Tono-Bungay Hum; Chapter the Fourth --
Marion I. BOOK THE THIRD --
THE GREAT DAYS OF TONO-BUNGAYChapter the First --
The Hardingham Hotel, and How We Became Big People; Chapter the Second --
Our Progress from Camden Town to Crest Hill; Chapter the Third --
Soaring; Chapter the Fourth --
How I Stole the Heaps of Quap from Mordet Island; BOOK THE FOURTH --
THE AFTERMATH OF TONO-BUNGAY; Chapter the First --
The Stick of the Rocket; Chapter the Second --
Love Among the Wreckage; Chapter the Third --
Night.

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Philosophically minded science fiction fans will rejoice in this novel from H.G. Wells, the author regarded as one of the originators of the genre who wrote classic gems such as The War of the Worlds, The Time Machine, The Invisible Man, and The Island of Doctor Moreau. Though more grounded in realism than some of his other works, Tono-Bungay offers an interesting look into the morality of scientific discovery.

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