Bibliography of H. G. Wells

with a prologue introducing Mr. Wells to the future
  • 51 Pages
  • 0.97 MB
  • English
Covici-McGee Co. , Chicago
Wells, H. G. -- 1866-1946 -- Bibliog
Statementby Fred A. Chappell
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p. l., xviii p., l l., 51 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14632641M
LC Control Number24008309

H.G. Wells, in full Herbert George Wells, (born SeptemBromley, Kent, England—died AugLondon), English novelist, journalist, sociologist, and historian best known for such science fiction novels as The Time Machine and The War of the Worlds and such comic novels as Tono-Bungay and The History of Mr.

Polly. Synopsis Born in England inH.G. Wells's parents were shopkeepers in Kent, England. His first novel, The Time Machine was an instant success and Wells produced a series of science fiction Born: 54 rows  Based on a bibliography originally posted by the H.G. Wells Conservatory Webmasters:.

H G Wells H G Wells is the author of books such as The War Of the Worlds. Books by H G Wells. Looking for books by H.G. Wells. See all books authored by H.G. Wells, including The Time Machine, and The War of the Worlds, and more on Order of H.G.

Wells Books Herbert George Wells (), better known as H.G. Wells, was an English author who is considered one of the fathers of science fiction.

However, his bibliography ranges far past the outer reaches of science fiction. One of the best known books written by H.G. Wells is titled as ‘The Food of the Gods’.

It was first published in the year Author Wells has introduced the main character in this book as Albert Caddles. The central theme of the plot deals with the description of the things that happen when science tends to tamper with nature.

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G. Wells book Der Apfel vom Baum der Erkenntnis [German] () [only Bibliography of H. G. Wells book by Herbert George Wells] The Valley of Spiders ().

Wells Biography - The English author, Herbert George Wells, also commonly referred to as the father of science fiction. In addition to writing a lot of science fiction FAMOUS AUTHORS. 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.

Herbert George Wells, more commonly known as H.G. Wells (Septem Aug ), was a prolific English author of fiction and non-fiction. Wells is best-remembered, however, for his famous science fiction novels and uncanny predictions about the : Karen Schweitzer.

H.G. Wells will never be forgotten, not when one considers all his contributions to the science fiction genre, with some of the best books in his bibliography including: The Time Machine: When an explorer uses his time machine to travel into the far flung future, he finds the earth dying a slow death.

Wells became popular almost overnight with the publication of the novel ‘The Time Machine’. The book talks about a scientist who creates a time travel machine. It also explores social and scientific aspects, from class conflicts to evolution.

Wells’s science fiction classic: the dark and captivating story of one man’s fight for survival against the lab-made nightmares of a mad scientist Shipwrecked and abandoned, Edward Prendick cautiously steps ashore a remote island in the Pacific.

Though wary, Prendick is. H.G. Wells - H.G. Wells - Legacy: In spite of an awareness of possible world catastrophe that underlay much of his earlier work and flared up again in old age, Wells in his lifetime was regarded as the chief literary spokesman of the liberal optimism that preceded World War I.

On television, Wells has been played by both John Bird (in "Fothergill", ) and, more recently, by Michael Sheen in "H.G. Wells's War With The World" (). All four of his children were still alive when The Time Machine () & Time After Time () were released in theaters.

Often described as the 'father of science fiction', H G Wells was a man of extraordinary charisma and vivid imagination. Yet he suffered terribly from class anxiety and subscribed to political beliefs we now find abhorrent, says the editor and author Roger Luckhurst.

Interview by David Shackleton. Rare books by H. Wells, including first editions, signed and finely bound copies of The War of the Worlds and Tales of Space and Time.

Herbert George Wells (–) is most commonly remembered as ‘The Father of Science Fiction’ due to his influential works The Time Machine, The War of the Worlds, and The Invisible Man. Wells also produced an abundant body of work outside of the. Wells’s famous novel of one man’s astonishing journey beyond the conventional limits of the imagination first appeared in It won him immediate recognition and has been regarded ever since as one of the great masterpieces in the literature of science fiction/5(K).

The Time Machine study guide contains a biography of H.G. Wells, a complete e-text, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis.

Biography of H.G. Wells Alongside Frenchman Jules Verne, Herbert George (H.G.) Wells is known as one of the founding fathers of science fiction—a label he always resisted. Instead, he called his works "scientific romances," stressing their concrete humanity and de-emphasizing the abstract ideas at play.

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H.G. Wells, Writer: The War of the Worlds. Writer, born in Bromley, Kent. He was apprenticed to a draper, tried teaching, studied biology in London, then made his mark in journalism and literature. He played a vital part in disseminating the progressive ideas which characterized the first part of the 20th-c.

He achieved fame with scientific fantasies such as The Time Machine () and War Born: HG Wells's Mr Britling Sees It Through. In a series where writers make the case for a book they want you to try, author Adam Roberts champions what was once the world’s bestselling novel. H.G Wells, () was born in Bromley, Kent.

His father was a shopkeeper and a professional cricketer until he broke his leg. In his early childhood Wells developed love for literature. His mother served from time to time as a housekeeper at the nearby estate of Uppark, and young Wells studied books in the library secretly.

This book is the first new complete biography of H G Wells for thirty years, and the first to encompass his entire career as a writer, from the science fiction of the s through his fiction and non-fiction writing all the way up to his last publication in Genre/Form: Bibliography Printed books: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Chappell, Fred A.

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Wells. Chicago, Covici-McGee Co., Outline Of History, The () H.g. Wells Macmillan Company First Edition, Thus. (third Edition, Completely Revised And Rearranged By The Author, And First One-volume Edition.) The Outline Of History: Being A Plain History Of Life And Mankind" By H.g. Wells Contains All Maps.

HG Wells, author of more than books, was also a prophet of the sexual revolution. David Lodge delves into his many affairs and, below, DJ Taylor considers his literary achievement.

H.G. Wells (Herbert George Wells) was a science fiction author most known for his fiction novel The War of the Worlds. H.G. Wells was born on September 21 st, in Bromley, Kent, England, to Joseph Wells and Sarah Neal.

His father was a domestic gardener, shopkeeper and professional cricket player and his mother was a former domestic servant.The Essex Collected Thin-Paper Edition of the Works of H.G. Wells - $2, 24 volumes in brown cloth with gilt titles, including a copy of Kipps signed by the author.

The Atlantic Edition of the Works of H. G. Wells - $1, 28 volumes bound in green paper boards. One of 1, numbered sets published for the American market. Signed by Wells. Robert Douglas-Fairhurst finds that H G Wells was a lothario even into his old age.

Michael Sherborne's biography, Another Kind of Life, is a brilliant portrait of the man and the writer.