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Wells, H. G. (Herbert George) 1866-1946

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The outline of history, being a plain history of life and mankind by H. G Wells( Book )
397 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 7,095 libraries worldwide
Herbert George Wells is perhaps most well known today for his science-fiction novels but it was "The Outline of History" that initiated a new era of popular history. Although the harshest critics were from those who disagreed on ideological grounds, it's difficult to dismiss the depth of Wells' insights and prophetic accuracy. E.M. Forster and Beatrice Webb both praised the book on publication. It was this very book to which G.K. Chesterton responds in "The Everlasting Man" as does Hilaire Bellock in "A Companion to Mr. Wells's "Outline of History." "In re-living the entire life of Mankind as a single imaginative experience, Mr. Wells was achieving something which they themselves would hardly have dared to attempt ... In fact, the purpose and value of Mr. Wells's book seem to have been better appreciated by the general public than by the professional historians of the day
The island of Dr. Moreau by H. G Wells( Book )
409 editions published between 1896 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 5,273 libraries worldwide
After narrowly missing death at sea, a young man encounters an eccentric scientist on a lonely island, which leads to terror and a fight for survival
The history of Mr. Polly by H. G Wells( Book )
377 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 4,316 libraries worldwide
The career of an unsuccessful, imaginative tradesman who, on sudden impulse, vanishes while his house is on fire and roams about on whimsical adventure. For other editions, see Author Catalog
Tono-Bungay by H. G Wells( Book )
282 editions published between 1908 and 2015 in 14 languages and held by 4,136 libraries worldwide
Presented as a miraculous cure-all, Tono-Bungay is in fact nothing other than a pleasant-tasting liquid with no positive effects. Nonetheless, when the young George Ponderevo is employed by his Uncle Edward to help market this ineffective medicine, he finds his life overwhelmed by its sudden success. Soon, the worthless substance is turned into a formidable fortune, as society becomes convinced of the merits of Tono-Bungay through a combination of skilled advertising and public credulity. As the newly rich George discovers, however, there is far more to class in England than merely the possession of wealth. - Amazon (summary for a later editon of this title)
The time machine by H. G Wells( Sound Recording )
193 editions published between 1895 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,394 libraries worldwide
The Time Traveller first steps out of his magnificent time transport machine in the year 802,700! He finds the Earth populated by a race of slender pacifists and decides to study this lush land of flower people before returning to his own age
The first men in the moon by H. G Wells( Book )
300 editions published between 1890 and 2015 in 14 languages and held by 2,740 libraries worldwide
"When penniless businessman Mr Bedford retreats to the Kent coast to write a play, he meets by chance the brilliant Dr Cavor, an absent-minded scientist on the brink of developing a material that blocks gravity. Cavor soon succeeds in his experiments, only to tell a stunned Bedford the invention makes possible one of the oldest dreams of humanity: a journey to the moon. With Bedford motivated by money and Cavor by the desire for knowledge, the two embark on the expedition. But neither are prepared for what they find - a world of freezing nights, boiling days and sinister alien life, on which they may be trapped forever."--Jacket
Mr. Britling sees it through by H. G Wells( Book )
152 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 2,081 libraries worldwide
This historical novel is set during World War I. The title character, Mr. Britling, is an eccentric writer whose days in the summer of 1914 consist of luxurious house parties, international guests, and quick hops across the channel to visit his mistress. However, this changes as Germany marches into Belgium
Kipps : the story of a simple soul by H. G Wells( Book )
248 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 1,939 libraries worldwide
Orphaned at an early age, raised by his aunt and uncle, and apprenticed for seven years to a draper, Artie Kipps is stunned to discover that he is the grandson of a wealthy gentleman and the heir to his fortune
The time machine; an invention by H. G Wells( Book )
114 editions published between 1895 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,935 libraries worldwide
A classic novel of the future follows the Time Traveller as he hurtles one million years into the future and encounters a world populated by two distinct races, the childlike Eloi and the disgusting Morlocks who prey on the Eloi
The soul of a bishop by H. G Wells( Book )
137 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,647 libraries worldwide
A bishop's progress from orthodox churchmanship to a "simple and overruling knowledge of God". A study of the religious problem
Love and Mr. Lewisham; the story of a very young couple by H. G Wells( Book )
165 editions published between 1899 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,515 libraries worldwide
Part of the "Everyman" series which has been re-set with wide margins for notes and easy-to-read type. Each title includes a themed introduction by leading authorities on the subject, life-and-times chronology of the author, text summaries, annotated reading lists and selected criticism and notes
In the days of the comet by H. G Wells( Book )
176 editions published between 1906 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 1,506 libraries worldwide
H. G. Wells's classic tale of the last days of the old earth and the extraterrestrial Change that becomes the salvation of the human race
God the invisible king by H. G Wells( Book )
72 editions published between 1910 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 964 libraries worldwide
Celebrated as "The Father of Science Fiction," H.G. Wells was a formidable intellect with a wide-ranging base of knowledge who developed strong and usually well-informed opinions on most of the pressing issues of the day. This volume details Wells' idiosyncratic religious beliefs and his somewhat controversial rejection of many types of Christian worship
When the sleeper wakes by H. G Wells( Book )
112 editions published between 1899 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 941 libraries worldwide
"Graham, an 1890s radical pamphleteer who is eagerly awaiting the twentieth century and all the advances it will bring, is stricken with insomnia. Finally resorting to medication, he instantly falls into a deep sleep that lasts two hundred years. Upon waking in the twenty-second century to a strange and nightmarish place, he slowly discovers he is master of the world, revered by an adoring populace who consider him their leader. Terrified, he escapes from his chamber, seeking solace-- only to realize that not everyone adores him. In fact, some wish to destroy him."--Back cover
Marriage by H. G Wells( Book )
123 editions published between 1825 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 939 libraries worldwide
When it came to holy matrimony, writer H.G. Wells had a rather interesting personal history. He married his first cousin, soon left her for one of his students, and then had multiple affairs (and children) with important female thinkers and writers over the course of the rest of his lifetime. With that in mind, Wells brings a unique twist to this relatively straightforward take on Edwardian morals and mores in marriage
The wheels of chance; The time machine by H. G Wells( Book )
113 editions published between 1896 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 786 libraries worldwide
Anticipations of the reaction of mechanical and scientific progress upon human life and thought by H. G Wells( Book )
120 editions published between 1901 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 688 libraries worldwide
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Italy, France and Britain at war by H. G Wells( Book )
12 editions published between 1917 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 520 libraries worldwide
Ideal for history buffs and students, author H.G. Wells's insightful study of the origins and ramifications of the first World War is divided into three main sections The War in Italy, The Western War, and How People Think About the War, each with a number of historically-stimulating subsections
H.G. Wells by Richard Hauer Costa( Book )
3 editions published between 1967 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Presents 2 sides of Wells and develops each with biographical comments and excerpts from appropriate works
H.G. Wells: the critical heritage by Patrick Parrinder( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Presents information about the English novelist, sociologist, and historian, Herbert George (H.G.) Wells (1866-1946). Contains a short biography, plot summaries of some of works by Wells, and a bibliography. Links to other related Web sites
 
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Bliss, Reginald.
Bliss Reginald 1866-1946
Boon, George, 1866-1946
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H. G. 웰스
Herbert George Wells
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Wīlz, H.Ǧ., 1866-1946
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WLS, H. G. 1866-1946
Χ. Τζ. Γουέλς Συγγραφέας και ιστορικός
Вельс, Хэрберт Ж 1866-1946
Герберт Джордж Уэллс английский писатель и публицист
Герберт Уеллс
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אואילס, הירברט
אועלס, ה.
אועלס, ה.ג
איאלס, הירברט
הרברט ג'ורג' ולס
ואלס, ה. ג'.
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וולס, ה. ג׳
וולס, הרברט ג'ורג'
וועלס, הערנערט
וועלס, הרברט ג'ורג', 1866-1946
ולס, ג.
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ולס, הרברט ג׳ורג׳
اچ. جی. ولز نویسنده بریتانیایی
هـ. ج. ويلز، 1866-1949
هربرت جورج ويلز
ولز، هـ. ج.، 1866-1949
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ऍच॰ जी॰ वेल्स
एच जी वेल्स्
এইচ জি ওয়েলস
ਐਚ ਜੀ ਵੈਲਜ
எச். ஜி. வெல்ஸ்
എച്ച്.ജി. വെൽസ് ഇംഗ്ലീഷ് നോവലിസ്റ്റ്, അദ്ധ്യാപകൻ, ചരിത്രകാരൻ, പത്രപ്രവർത്തകൻ
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ჰერბერტ უელსი
웰스, H. G. 1866-1946
웰스, 하버트 조지 1866-1946
웰스, 허버트 조지 1866-1946
웰즈 1866-1946
웰즈, H. G. 1866-1946
웰즈, 허버트 조지 1866-1946
ウェルズ
ウェルズ, H. G.
ウェルズ, ハーバート・ジョージ
ウエルズ, H. G.
ハーバート・ジョージ・ウェルズ
威尔士赫伯特·乔治 1866-1946
威尓斯, 赫. 乔.
威尓斯, 赫伯特・乔治
赫伯特·乔治·威尔斯
韦尓斯, 赫・乔
韦尔斯赫·乔 1866-1946
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