Twelve Stories and a Dream
by H. G. Wells
Publisher: Macmillan and co. 1904
Number of pages: 436
This volume is a collection of thirteen short stories by H. G. Wells. His normal mixture of science and speculative fiction continues in this set which includes: Filmer; The Magic Shop; The Valley of Spider; The Truth About Pyecraft; Mr. Skelmersdale in Fairyland; The Story of the Inexperienced Ghost; Jimmy Goggles the God; The New Accelerator; Mr. Ledbetter's Vacation; The Stolen Body; Mr. Brisher's Treasure; Miss Winchelsea's Heart; A Dream of Armageddon.
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by H. G. Wells - eBooks@Adelaide
An examination of scientific ethics that helped define an important genre in science fiction. Two scientists invent a miraculous substance nicknamed 'The Food of the Gods.' Its consumption causes accelerated uninterrupted growth in all forms of life.
by H. G. Wells
A dystopian science fiction novel about a man who sleeps for two hundred, waking up in a completely transformed London. The main character awakes to see his dreams realised, and the future revealed to him in all its horrors and malformities.
by H. G. Wells - Heinemann, Stone & Kimball
The Island of Dr. Moreau, originally published in 1896, is a science fiction novel written by H. G. Wells that addresses the ideas of society, community and human nature. Wells also touches on the concepts of eugenics and Darwinism.
by H. G. Wells - The Macmillan Company
Presented as a miraculous cure-all, Tono-Bungay is in fact nothing other than a pleasant-tasting liquid with no effects. When the young George Ponderevo is employed to market this medicine, he finds his life overwhelmed by its sudden success.