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H. G. Wells: author in agony.

by Alfred Borrello

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Published by Southern Illinois University Press in Carbondale .
Written in English

  • Wells, H. G. 1866-1946 -- Criticism and interpretation

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 125-129.

    StatementWith a pref. by Harry T. Moore.
    SeriesCrosscurrents/modern critiques
    LC ClassificationsPR5777 .B6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 137 p.
    Number of Pages137
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4584847M
    ISBN 100809305410
    LC Control Number77180627

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    Herbert George Wells was born in Bromley, Kent, England, on Sept. 21, His father was a shopkeeper in a small way and a professional cricketer; his mother served from time to time as housekeeper at the nearby estate of Uppark ("Bladesover" in Tono-Bungay).Though Wells attended Morley's School in Bromley, his real education came from omnivorous reading, a habit formed in . The Outline Of History H G Wells, H Plus Son Bicycle Rims, J.K. Rowling Hardcover Books, h plus son rim, Dan Brown Hardcover Books, Clincher Rims H Plus Son, Books Hardcover Nonfiction Books in English, Books Hardcover Books, Sidney Sheldon Hardcover Books, Son of Satan Comic Book Seller Rating: % positive.

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The Time Machine and The War of the Worlds, his early publications, were science fiction novels that remain classics today. The War of the Worlds gave popular mythology to the image of the Martian. He went on to write comic novels of lower middle-class life and popular educational books.

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