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    The time machine

    The Time Machine is a science fiction novel by H. G. Wells, first published in 1898. H.G. Wells' classic science fiction-fantasy story, in which a scientist known only as “The Time Traveller” tells the tale of his journey to the year 802,701 A.D. and beyond, where he...

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    The sea lady a tissue of moonshine

    The Sea Lady is a fantasy novel by H. G. Wells, first published in 1902. A mermaid contrives to have herself "rescued from drowning" and adopted by a respectable family on the English coast. Her motive, which she conceals for quite a while, is to win the heart of a...

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    The sleeper awakes

    The Sleeper Awakes is an 1910 science fiction novel by H. G. Wells. The Sleeper Awakes is a dystopian novel about a man who sleeps for two hundred years, waking up in a completely transformed London, where, because of compound interest, he has become the richest man in...

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    Ann Veronica a modern love story

    Ann Veronica is a New Woman novel by H. G. Wells first published in 1909. Ann Veronica describes the rebellion of Ann Veronica Stanley, "a young lady of nearly two-and-twenty," against her middle-class father's stern patriarchal rule. The novel dramatizes the...

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    The wheels of chance a bicycling idyll

    The Wheels of Chance is an early (1896) comic novel by H. G. Wells about an August 1895 cycling holiday, somewhat in the style of Three Men in a Boat. The Wheels of Chance - A Bicycling Idyll follows the adventures of a Drapers Assistant who, having brought an ancient...

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    Kipps

    Kipps is a novel by H. G. Wells, first published in 1905. Humorous yet sympathetic, the perceptive social novel is generally regarded as a masterpiece, and it was his own favourite work. Arthur Kipps, an orphaned draper’s assistant of humble means, unexpectedly...

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    The history of Mr. Polly

    The History of Mr. Polly is a 1910 comic novel by H. G. Wells. A funny and touching account of the imaginative Mr. Polly who, bored and trapped in his conventional life, makes a U-turn –- and changes everything. The protagonist of The History of Mr. Polly is an...

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    Mr. Britling sees it through

    Mr. Britling Sees It Through is H.G. Wells's "masterpiece of the wartime experience in England." The novel was published in September 1916.  Mr. Britling Sees It Through tells the story of a renowned writer, Mr. Britling, a protagonist who is quite evidently an alter...

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    A story of the days to come

    A Story of the Days To Come is a science fiction novella by H. G. Wells that was first published in the June to October 1897 issues of The Pall Mall Magazine. Set in London in the early 22nd century, this novella depicts the troubles of two lovers, Denton and Elizabeth....

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    A story of the Stone Age

    A Story of the Stone Age is a science fiction novella by H. G. Wells, first published in 1897. This story is of a time beyond the memory of man, before the beginning of history. . . The story is set during the Stone Age, and tells of a caveman named Ugh-lomi, who bonds...

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    Tono-Bungay

    Tono-Bungay is a realist semiautobiographical novel written by H. G. Wells and published in 1909. It has been called "arguably his most artistic book". It is narrated by George Ponderevo, a science student who is drafted in to help with the promotion of Tono-Bungay, a...

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    In the days of the comet

    In the Days of the Comet (1906) is a science fiction novel by H. G. Wells. In In the Days of the Comet humanity is "exalted" when a comet causes "the nitrogen of the air, the old azote," to "change out of itself" and become "a respirable gas, differing indeed from...

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    The wonderful visit

    The Wonderful Visit is an 1895 fantasy novel by H. G. Wells. An other-worldly creature visits a small English village, and H. G. Wells uses humour and satire to convey some of the imperfections of Victorian society, as ‘angel’ and humans view each other with equal...

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    Love and Mr Lewisham the story of a very young ...

    Love and Mr Lewisham (subtitled "The Story of a Very Young Couple") is a 1900 novel set in the 1880s by H. G. Wells. It was among his first fictional writings outside the science fiction genre. Wells took considerable pains over the manuscript and said that "the writing...

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    The first men in the moon

    The First Men in the Moon is a science fiction novel by H. G. Wells, first published in 1901 , who called it one of his "fantastic stories". The novel tells the story of a journey to the moon undertaken by the two protagonists, a businessman narrator, Mr. Bedford, and an...

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    Gift folk roman 1

    Madge Pope är dotter till en vagnmakare som hamnat i ekonomiska bekymmer på grund av den nyuppfunna bilen. Rag är en vetenskapsman specialiserad på kristallografi. Trots att de båda är väldigt olika struntar de i Madges familjs invändningar och gifter sig med...

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    The food of the gods, and how it came to Earth

    The Food of the Gods, and How It Came to Earth is a science fiction novel by H. G. Wells, first published in 1904. Wells called it "a fantasia on the change of scale in human affairs. . . . I had hit upon [the idea] while working out the possibilities of the near future...

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    Gift folk roman 2

    Madge Pope är dotter till en vagnmakare som hamnat i ekonomiska bekymmer på grund av den nyuppfunna bilen. Rag är en vetenskapsman specialiserad på kristallografi. Trots att de båda är väldigt olika struntar de i Madges familjs invändningar och gifter sig med...

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    The War in the Air

    The War in the Air is a military science fiction novel by H. G. Wells, written in 1907 and serialised and published in 1908 in The Pall Mall Magazine.  The novel is like many of Wells's works notable for its prophetic ideas, images, and concepts—in this case, the use...

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