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

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The war of the worlds by H. G Wells( Book )

1,262 editions published between 1898 and 2019 in 22 languages and held by 17,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a Martian spacecraft lands on Woking Common, mankind is terrorized by aliens in tall, armored capsules which stalk the countryside on three legs. The machines wreak havoc on London and the Southern Counties, and survivors are driven underground. Scientist John Nicholson tells how he was plunged into a paralyzing nightmare of stark terror, savage madness and utter destruction
The time machine by H. G Wells( Book )

1,245 editions published between 1609 and 2018 in 22 languages and held by 14,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A time traveler voyages into the year 802701 to discover that the world is divided into two groups, the Morlocks and the Eloi
The invisible man by H. G Wells( Book )

1,253 editions published between 1897 and 2018 in 31 languages and held by 14,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quiet English country village is disturbed by the arrival of a mysterious stranger who keeps his face hidden and his back to everyone
The island of Dr. Moreau by H. G Wells( Book )

592 editions published between 1896 and 2018 in 15 languages and held by 8,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Moreau, a scientist, finds an isolated island that gives him the freedom to create hideous creatures with human intelligence
Tono-Bungay by H. G Wells( Book )

374 editions published between 1908 and 2018 in 17 languages and held by 7,418 WorldCat member 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."--Goodreads
The outline of history : being a plain history of life and mankind by H. G Wells( Book )

494 editions published between 1919 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 7,343 WorldCat member 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 first men in the moon by H. G Wells( Book )

464 editions published between 1890 and 2018 in 13 languages and held by 5,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thanks to the discovery of an anti-gravity metal, Cavorite, two Victorian Englishmen travel to the moon, where they encounter the extraordinary underground world of the Selenites, insect-like aliens living in a rigidly organised hive society
Ann Veronica, a modern love story by H. G Wells( )

262 editions published between 1892 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 5,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ann Veronica Stanley rebels against her staid father, moves to London to go to college, and becomes involved in the suffrage movement. As a "new woman," she rejects one man's advances, becomes engaged to another, and pursues an adulterous affair with a third
The history of Mr. Polly by H. G Wells( Book )

320 editions published between 1900 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 4,129 WorldCat member 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
The new Machiavelli by H. G Wells( )

196 editions published between 1900 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 3,640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A successful author and liberal MP with a loving and benevolent wife, Richard Remington appears to be a man to envy. But underneath his superficial contentment, he is far from happy with either his marriage or the politics of his party. The New Machiavelli describes the disarray into which his life is thrown when he meets the young and beautiful Isabel Rivers and becomes tormented by desire. At first, he struggles to resist and remain focused upon his familiar political, personal, and social life. But, as he soon learns, it is harder than he could have imagined to turn his back on love. Based on Wells's own experiences, this is a vivid and unfailingly candid account of the damage wrought by a scandalous society affair and the overwhelming power of passion."--Back cover
The time machine by H. G Wells( Recording )

247 editions published between 1895 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 3,560 WorldCat member 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
A modern utopia by H. G Wells( Book )

206 editions published between 1900 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 3,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British novelist, historian, and social critic shares his view of a modern welfare state on a global level
God the invisible king by H. G Wells( )

83 editions published between 1910 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 3,226 WorldCat member 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
The war of the worlds by H. G Wells( Recording )

231 editions published between 1938 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 3,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ultimate tale of Earth's invasion, written by one of the fathers of the science fiction genre. They came from a depleted, dying planet. Their target: the riches of a moist, green Earth. With horrifyingly advanced machines of destruction, they began their inexorable conquest. The war for Earth seemed destined to be ... but was it?
The secret places of the heart by H. G Wells( )

84 editions published between 1900 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 3,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The novel -- a thinly-veiled autobiography -- depicts an English gentleman, Sir Richard Hardy, who is attempting to sort out his marital problems while he travels the English countryside in the company of a psychiatrist."--Goodreads
When the sleeper wakes : a critical text of the 1899 New York and London first edition, with an introduction and appendices by H. G Wells( )

141 editions published between 1899 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 2,890 WorldCat member 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
In the days of the comet by H. G Wells( Book )

193 editions published between 1905 and 2018 in 12 languages and held by 2,743 WorldCat member 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
A short history of the world by H. G Wells( Book )

507 editions published between 1915 and 2018 in 15 languages and held by 2,704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Short History of the World is an engrossing account of the evolution of life and the development of the human race. Wells brings his monumental learning and penetrating historical insight to bear on the Neolithic era, the rise of Judaism, the Golden Age of Athens, the life of Christ, the rise of Islam, the discovery of America, the Industrial Revolution, and a host of other subjects"--Publisher website (August 2007)
Twelve stories and a dream by H. G Wells( )

109 editions published between 1903 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 2,555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve Stories and a Dream / H.G. Wells
The door in the wall, and other stories by H. G Wells( )

51 editions published between 1911 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a "Door in the Wall," Redmond relates the story of his friend Lionel's attempt to recapture the experiences of his youth, mainly the time he found serenity in the door in the wall. 1906
 
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Ann Veronica, a modern love story
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The time machineThe invisible manThe island of Dr. MoreauTono-BungayThe outline of history : being a plain history of life and mankindThe first men in the moonAnn Veronica, a modern love storyThe history of Mr. Polly
Alternative Names
Bliss, Reginald.

Bliss Reginald 1866-1946

Boon, George 1866-1946

Gouels, Ch. Tz., 1866-1946

H.G. Wells

H. G. Wells angol író, 1866-1946

H.G. Wells britisk skribent

H. G. Wells brittiläinen kirjailija

H.G. Wells brittisk författare

H. G. Wells écrivain britannique

H. G. Wells englischer Schriftsteller

H. G. Wells escritor británico

H. G. Wells Inlatirra jacha marka qillqiri & lup'intawiri

H.G. Wells Inlatirra mama llaqtayuq qillqaq wan yachay wayllukuq

H. G. Wells scrittore britannico

H. G. 웰스

H.G.威爾斯

Herbert George Wells

Herbert George Wells anglický spisovateľ

Herbert George Wells britisk skribent

Herbert George Wells Brits schrijver

Herbert George Wells powieściopisarz angielski

Herbert Uells

Herbert Wells angla verkisto

Herberts Velss Britu rakstnieks, zinātniskās fantastikas autors

Herbertus Georgius Wells

Uèll's.

Uèlls, Gerbert.

Uells, Gerbert 1866-1946

Uèlls, Gerbert Džordž.

Uėllʹs, Gerbert Džordž 1866-1946

Uélls, Guerbert 1866-1946

Uells, Herbert 1866-1946

Uėlʹs, Gerbert D.

Uėlʹs, Gerbert D. 1866-1946

Uelʹs, Gerbert Dschordsch 1866-1946

Uelss, H., 1866-1946

Ugel's, Gerbert D.

Vėlls, Chėrbėrt 1866-1946

Vells, Gerbert, 1866-1946

Vels, Gerbert, 1866-1946

Vels, H. Dž.

Vels, Herbert 1866-1946

Vels, Herbert Džordž

Velʹs, Khėrbert Zh 1866-1946

Velsas, Herbertas 1866-1946

Velsas, Herbertas Džordžas 1866-1946

Velss, H. G. (Herberts F.), 1866-1946

Velss, H. (Herberts), 1866-1946

Velss, Herberts, 1866-1946

Wei er shi 1866-1946

Wei er si 1866-1946

Weiershi 1866-1946

Weiersi 1866-1946

Wells.

Wells 1866-1946

Wells , Erberto Giorgio

Wells, G. H.

Wells , George Herbert

Wells, H

Wells, H. G.

Wells H.-G. 1866-1946

Wells, H. G. (Herbert George)

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

Wells , Herbert G.

Wells, Herbert G. 1866-1946

Wells, Herbert Geo 1866-1946

Wells, Herbert Georg 1866-1946

Wells , Herbert George

Wells, Herbert-George 1866-1946

Wells, Herbert Georges 1866-1946

Wels, G. H.

Wels, H. G

Wels, Herberṭ Ǧôrǧ 1866-1946

Weruzu, H. G. 1866-1946

Wīlz, H.Ǧ. 1866-1946

Wīlz, Hirbirt Ǧūrǧ 1866-1946

WLS, H. G. 1866-1946

Γουέλς, Χ. Τζ., 1866-1946

Χ. Τζ. Γουέλς Συγγραφέας και ιστορικός

Вельс, Хэрберт Ж 1866-1946

Герберт Уеллс

Герберт Уэллс

Герберт Уэллс английский писатель и публицист

Герберт Уэлс Брытанскі пісьменнік і публіцыст

Герберт Уэльс

Гэрбэрт Ўэлз

Уэллс Г. 1866-1946

Уэллс Г. Г. 1866-1946

Уэллс Г. Дж. 1866-1946

Уэллс, Герберт.

Уэллс, Герберт, 1866-1946

Уэллс, Герберт Дж., 1866-1946

Уэллс, Гергерт 1866-1946

Уэлльс Г. 1866-1946

Уэлльс, Г. (Герберт), 1866-1946

Уэлльс, Герберт, 1866-1946

Уэлс Г. 1866-1946

Уэльс Г. 1866-1946

Уэльс, Г. Дж. (Герберт Дж.), 1866-1946

Уэльс, Герберт, 1866-1946

Уэльс, Герберт Д 1866-1946

Уэльс, Герберт Джордж 1866-1946

Уэльс Х. Г. 1866-1946

Уэльс, Х. Г. (Херберт Дж.), 1866-1946

Уэльсъ, Г.Д..

Уэльсъ, Гербертъ, 1866-1946

Херберт Џорџ Велс

Хърбърт Уелс

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אואילס, הירברט

אועלס, ה.

אועלס, ה.ג

איאלס, הירברט

הרברט ג'ורג' ולס סופר בריטי

ואלס, ה. ג'.

וואלעס, הרברט ג'ורג', 1866-1946

וולס, ה. ג׳

וולס, הרברט ג'ורג'

וועלס, הערנערט

וועלס, הרברט ג'ורג', 1866-1946

ולס, ג.

ולס, ה. ג.

ולס, ה. ג 1866־1946

ולס, ה. ג. (הרברט ג'ורג'), 1866-1946

ולס, הרברט ג׳ורג׳

اچ. جی. ولز

اچ. جی. ولز نویسنده بریتانیایی

ایچ جی ویلز

هـ. ج. ويلز، 1866-1946

هربرت جورج ويلز كاتب إنجليزي

ولز، هـ. ج.، 1866-1946

ولس، هربرت جورج

وه<<>>لس، هربرت جورج

ويلز، هربرت جورج

ويلز، هربرت جورج ، 1866-1946

ويلس، هربرت جورج

ऍच॰ जी॰ वेल्स

एच जी वेल्स्

হারবার্ট জর্জ ওয়েলস

ਐਚ ਜੀ ਵੈਲਜ

எச். ஜி. வெல்ஸ்

ಎಚ್. ಜಿ. ವೆಲ್ಸ್

എച്ച്.ജി. വെൽസ് ഇംഗ്ലീഷ് നോവലിസ്റ്റ്, അദ്ധ്യാപകൻ, ചരിത്രകാരൻ, പത്രപ്രവർത്തകൻ

เอช. จี. เวลส์

ဝဲလ်၊ အိပ်ချ်၊ ဂျီ

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

허버트 조지 웰즈 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

威爾士 1866-1946

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·喬治·威爾斯 英文作家

韋爾斯 1866-1946

韦尓斯, 赫・乔

韦尔斯赫·乔 1866-1946

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