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Publisher Description

Widely regarded as the father of science fiction, H. G. Wells was also a prolific author of history, politics and social commentary, whose works from an early date were renowned for their outspoken socialist views. For the first time in publishing history, this comprehensive eBook presents Wells’ complete fictional works, with numerous illustrations, rare novels and tales, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. The Parts Edition is available for this title. (Version 7)



* Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Wells’ life and works

* Concise introductions to the novels and other texts

* ALL 51 novels, with individual contents tables

* Many rare novels appearing for the first time in digital print

* Images of how the books were first published, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts

* Excellent formatting of the texts

* All of the short stories – including rare tales available in no other collection

* Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the short stories

* Easily locate the short stories you want to read

* Includes a wide selection of Wells’ non-fiction – spend hours exploring the author’s varied works

* Special criticism essay, evaluating Wells’ contribution to literature

* Features Wells’ autobiography – discover Wells’ literary life

* Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres

* UPDATED with rare novels and many improvements (Major Update)



CONTENTS:



The Novels

THE TIME MACHINE

THE WONDERFUL VISIT

THE ISLAND OF DOCTOR MOREAU

THE WHEELS OF CHANCE

THE INVISIBLE MAN

THE WAR OF THE WORLDS

WHEN THE SLEEPER WAKES

LOVE AND MR. LEWISHAM

THE FIRST MEN IN THE MOON

THE SEA LADY

THE FOOD OF THE GODS AND HOW IT CAME TO EARTH

KIPPS

A MODERN UTOPIA

IN THE DAYS OF THE COMET

THE WAR IN THE AIR

TONO-BUNGAY

ANN VERONICA

THE HISTORY OF MR. POLLY

THE SLEEPER AWAKES

THE NEW MACHIAVELLI

MARRIAGE

THE PASSIONATE FRIENDS

THE WIFE OF SIR ISAAC HARMAN

THE WORLD SET FREE

BEALBY: A HOLIDAY

BOON

THE RESEARCH MAGNIFICENT

MR. BRITLING SEES IT THROUGH

THE SOUL OF A BISHOP

JOAN AND PETER: THE STORY OF AN EDUCATION

THE UNDYING FIRE

THE SECRET PLACES OF THE HEART

MEN LIKE GODS

THE DREAM

CHRISTINA ALBERTA’S FATHER

THE WORLD OF WILLIAM CLISSOLD

MEANWHILE

MR. BLETTSWORTHY ON RAMPOLE ISLAND

THE AUTOCRACY OF MR. PARHAM

THE BULPINGTON OF BLUP

THE SHAPE OF THINGS TO COME

THE CROQUET PLAYER

BRYNHILD

STAR BEGOTTEN

THE CAMFORD VISITATION

APROPOS OF DOLORES

THE BROTHERS

THE HOLY TERROR

BABES IN THE DARKLING WOOD

ALL ABOARD FOR ARARAT

YOU CAN’T BE TOO CAREFUL



The Short Story Collections

THE EARLY SHORT STORIES

SELECT CONVERSATIONS WITH AN UNCLE

THE STOLEN BACILLUS AND OTHER INCIDENTS

THE PLATTNER STORY AND OTHERS

TALES OF SPACE AND TIME

TWELVE STORIES AND A DREAM

THE COUNTRY OF THE BLIND AND OTHER STORIES

THE DOOR IN THE WALL AND OTHER STORIES

UNCOLLECTED SHORT STORIES



The Short Stories

LIST OF SHORT STORIES IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER

LIST OF SHORT STORIES IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER



Selected Non-Fiction

TEXT-BOOK OF BIOLOGY

CERTAIN PERSONAL MATTERS

ANTICIPATIONS OF THE REACTIONS OF MECHANICAL AND SCIENTIFIC PROGRESS UPON HUMAN LIFE AND THOUGHT

THE DISCOVERY OF THE FUTURE

PREFACE TO ‘Underground Man by Gabriel Tarde’

MANKIND IN THE MAKING

THE FUTURE IN AMERICA

THIS MISERY OF BOOTS

NEW WORLDS FOR OLD

FIRST AND LAST THINGS

FLOOR GAMES

LITTLE WARS

THE WAR THAT WILL END WAR

AN ENGLISHMAN LOOKS AT THE WORLD

WHAT IS COMING’

THE ELEMENTS OF RECONSTRUCTION

INTRODUCTION TO ‘Nocturne by Frank Swinnerton’

INTRODUCTION TO ‘The Pivot of Civilization by Margaret Sanger’

GOD THE INVISIBLE KING

WAR AND THE FUTURE

IN THE FOURTH YEAR

THE IDEA OF A LEAGUE OF NATIONS

THE OUTLINE OF HISTORY

RUSSIA IN THE SHADOWS

THE SALVAGING OF CIVILIZATION

A SHORT HISTORY OF THE WORLD

WASHINGTON AND THE HOPE OF PEACE

THE STORY OF A GREAT SCHOOLMASTER

A YEAR OF PROPHESYING

MR. BELLOC OBJECTS TO ‘THE OUTLINE OF HISTORY’



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GENRE
Sci-Fi & Fantasy
RELEASED
2015
19 August
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
29,485
Pages
PUBLISHER
Delphi Classics
SIZE
57.2
MB

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