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2017-05-22
The World of William Clissold - ebook/epub
The World of William Clissold - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

For Mr Britling, eccentric and vivacious writer, the summer of 1914 consisted of long, hot days and luxurious house parties with a host of international guests to entertain him. And when he tired of this, he hopped across the channel where his devoted mistress was patiently waiting. But all this was about to change as Germany began marching into Belgium and Europe no longer provided the easy diversion he had so enjoyed...

The Wheels of Chance - ebook/epub
The Wheels of Chance - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

This novel is a great document illustrating the anticipation of comings of the 20th century. This early H.G. Wells’ tale is about a 20 year old man who has a job as a Drapers Assistant, a job which he is probably too old for. Loaded with poor self esteem and a second class status, poor Mr. Hoopdriver takes a ten day holiday. On this holiday he falls for a young socialite named Jessie who is rebelling against her stepmother and society...

Tono-Bungay - ebook/epub
Tono-Bungay - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

Considered one of Wells most successful attempts at a social novel in the vein of Charles Dickens and William Makepeace Thackeray, Wells’s tale is a panoramic view of an unravelling society. A semi-autobiographical satire of Edwardian advertising and patent-medicines. The story follows the life of a young man, George, and his Uncle Edward. Edward invents an elixir called TONO-BUNGAY and hires his nephew George to help build the company...

The Sleeper Awakes - ebook/epub
The Sleeper Awakes - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

This is a short novel about a nineteen century Englishman who falls in a deep sleep only to awake over two hundred years later. The World has changed beyond recognition, and „The Sleeper” finds himself in a remarkable predicament – he has become the owner of the entire planet. However, his awakening profoundly shakes this state of affairs, and he suddenly finds himself at the very center of revolutionary social upheavals and a struggle for...

The Soul of a Bishop - ebook/epub
The Soul of a Bishop - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

H.G. Wells is an English author best known as a sci-fi writer, though he is also a prolific writer in many other genres, including contemporary novels, history, politics and social commentary, but in this 1917 novel, H. G. Wells weaves a more intuitive tale, about a bishop haunted by strange dreams and visions that challenge his faith. Lyrical, poetic, and verging on stream-of-consciousness in places...

The War of the Worlds - ebook/epub
The War of the Worlds - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

One of the most famous science-fiction stories ever written, „The War of the Worlds” helped launch the entire genre by exploiting the concept of interplanetary travel. Thirty-five million miles into space, a species of Martians sets eyes on planet Earth. With their own planet doomed for destruction, the Martians prepare to invade. Their weapons are ready and their aim is ruthless. The war of the worlds is about to begin...

The Sea Lady - ebook/epub
The Sea Lady - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

This charming, little-known fantasy by the author of „The Time Machine” and „The War of the Worlds” is also a sharply satirical look at the mores and moral of Edwardian England. During a family outing at the beach a family sees a young woman struggling further out in the water. It’s only when they „rescue” her that they see that she’s a mermaid. They quickly take her into the beach house...

The Island of Doctor Moreau - ebook/epub
The Island of Doctor Moreau - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

On a deceivingly beautiful island in the South Seas exists the sinister kingdom of Doctor Moreau. Edward Prendick is shipwrecked in the Pacific. Rescued by Doctor Moreau’s assistant he is taken to the doctor’s island home where he discovers the doctor has been experimenting on the animal inhabitants of the island, creating bizarre proto-humans...The main plot, a shunned biologist, Dr. Moreau...

The Holy Terror - ebook/epub
The Holy Terror - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

A fictional biography of Rudolf „Rud” Whitlow, who builds a political party that slowly becomes a world dominant dictatorship. Wells wrote the work just before World War II as Hitler was consolidating his power in Germany. Rud, is a baby boy, and later, grew to be a young man who had a remarkable talent of oratory: the gift of gab. He is eventually encouraged to perform public speaking, lecturing and finally...

The Food of the Gods and How It Came to Earth - ebook/epub
The Food of the Gods and How It Came to Earth - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

What happens when science tampers with nature? Mr. Bensington and Mr. Redwood create a new food material, Herakleophorbia, later called Boomfood, they hope will have beneficial uses to mankind. They come up with a substance that causes flora, fauna, and people to become giants. At first, there are giant nettles, mushrooms – but then it ramps up, with giant rats that can take down and eat horses and wasps so large one could hear them half a mile...

The Invisible Man - ebook/epub
The Invisible Man - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

Depicting one man’s transformation and descent into brutality, H.G. Wells’s „The Invisible Man” is a riveting exploration of science’s power to corrupt. In this tale of psychological terror, a young scientist must live in the personal hell created by his own experiments. Using himself as the subject, the scientist discovers the key to invisibility; yet, he is unable to reverse the results...

Men Like Gods - ebook/epub
Men Like Gods - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

Towards the end of his career, Wells write this book, in which he outlined his vision of Utopia. This is the story of a Mr. Barnstaple, an everyday man, who finds himself propelled into a parallel universe with a group of famous politicians, aristocrats, and their chauffeurs. The world they find themselves in has abolished all disease, and everyone only works at what takes their fancy. The inhabitants of this world speak telepathically...

The Bulpington of Blup - ebook/epub
The Bulpington of Blup - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

„The Bulpington of Blup”, a 1932 novel by H. G. Wells, is a character study analyzing the psychological sources of resistance to Wellsian ideology, and was influenced by Wells’s acquaintance with Carl Gustav Jung and his ideas. Theodore Bulpington is a very ordinary man – with a very vivid imagination. Ill at ease with himself, he sees a way to recreate his identity by adding layer upon layer of deception...

Star Begotten - ebook/epub
Star Begotten - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

The story centers on Joseph Davis, a popular writer of romanticized histories, who comes to believe that some people differ fundamentally from most of us. They are more rational, possibly more talented and intelligent. His wife has increasingly become a stranger, the imminent birth of his first child has left him in a panicked state, and his rosy-tinted histories have lately begun to strike him as so much bosh...

Ann Veronica - ebook/epub
Ann Veronica - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

First published in 1909, it focuses on feminist issues from the point of view of a young woman entering adulthood and enduring prejudice about her place in the world. And this novel, „Ann Veronica”, tells the story of a middle class young woman who is fed up of being expected to be purely decorative. Her father and her boyfriends really are incapable of understanding why she should want to study science...

In the Days of the Comet - ebook/epub
In the Days of the Comet - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

„In the Days of the Comet” is set in early 20th century England and covers Willie, a socialist who is angry and frustrated with everything to do with the world he lives in. The only thing Willie finds beautiful and tranquil is the love of his life, Nettie. The story follows Willie and his lust for Nettie as he finds himself perplexed by what the love of his life decides to do. The comet is referred back to quite often and eventually...

All Aboard for Ararat - ebook/epub
All Aboard for Ararat - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

Short story told as an allegory set in the future, in form of narrative, with some trenchant remarks on the current situation, and a brilliant introduction to which the balance fails to measure up. Dialogs between God and Mr. Noah Lammock planning a new Ark in which the best of mankind may be rescued from the new flood of war and horror. Wells-Lammock querying of Biblical history is irreverent but amusing...

Bealby - ebook/epub
Bealby - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

A charming tale of a young recalcitrant boy’s wanderings through England. Full of humour. It is a light tale, and one of Wells’ that holds up the best. Though young Bealby is determined to rise above his mother’s servant status, no amount of struggle helps him to prevail. He reluctantly leaves his home for Shonts, a big country house, to work as a steward’s boy. But a fateful weekend visit by distinguished personages...

Babes in the Darkling Wood - ebook/epub
Babes in the Darkling Wood - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

Stella has it all – looks, intelligence and an undergraduate place at Cambridge, not to mention Gemini, her fervent admirer at Oxford. Stella and Gemini, the two babes of the story, come increasingly under the influence of a rather impressive psycho-therapeutist whose groundbreaking theories capture their imaginations. But when tragedy strikes they are soon to learn that intellectualism brings cold comfort...

2017-05-17
Bealby. A Holiday - ebook/epub
Bealby. A Holiday - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells-20%
Ventigo Media

A charming tale of a young recalcitrant boys wanderings through England. Full of humour. It is a light tale, and one of Wells that holds up the best. Though young Bealby is determined to rise above his mothers servant status, no amount of struggle helps him to prevail. He reluctantly leaves his home for Shonts, a big country house, to work as a stewards boy. But a fateful weekend visit by distinguished personages...

2017-01-21
Wehikuł czasu - ebook/epub
Wehikuł czasu - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

„Wehikuł czasu”, powieść science fiction Herberta George’a Wellsa, opowiada o naukowcu, któremu udało się skonstruować maszynę do przenoszenia się w czasie. Dzięki niej odbywa podróż do odległej przyszłości. Na Ziemi żyją wtedy dwie rasy – Ejolowie, mieszkający na powierzchni, oraz Morlokowie, zamieszkujący podziemia. Odkrycie skłania naukowca do refleksji nad kolejami ludzkiej ewolucji...

Wojna światów - ebook/epub
Wojna światów - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

Jedna z najważniejszych światowych powieści gatunku science fiction. Opowiada o inwazji Marsjan na Ziemię, którzy zamierzają skolonizować Błękitną Planetę, a z jej mieszkańców uczynić pożywienie. Sieją spustoszenie w Londynie i jego okolicach, próbując podporządkować sobie ludzką rasę. Marsjańskie zagrożenie wyzwala w ludziach najgorsze instynkty, ludzie okazują się zdolni do każdej niegodziwości...

Niewidzialny człowiek - ebook/epub
Niewidzialny człowiek - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
KtoCzyta.pl

Powieść science fiction Herberta George’a Wellsa przedstawia perypetie szalonego naukowca, któremu udaje się wynaleźć sposób na uzyskanie niewidzialności. Niestety eksperyment wymyka się spod kontroli, a jego autor pada ofiarą swojego wynalazku – znika, ale nieszczęśliwie nie potrafi odwrócić zjawiska. Jako niewidzialny człowiek sieje postrach wśród innych ludzi.

2017-01-20
Wehikuł czasu - audiobook
Wehikuł czasu - audiobook
Herbert George Wells
Biblioteka Akustyczna

Klasyka fantastyki! Pozycja obowiązkowa nie tylko dla fanów gatunku.

H. G. Wells  przedstawia niepokojącą wizję odległej o tysiące lat przyszłości, w której cywilizacja chyli się ku upadkowi, a rasa ludzka ulega degeneracji.

„Wehikuł czasu” to niesamowita opowieść o młodym naukowcu, który ma jedno marzenie: podróż w czasie. I choć nikt nie wierzy, że to możliwe, udaje mu się zbudować wehikuł czasu i przenieść się w...

2015-06-06
Nowele - ebook/epub
Nowele - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells-100%
Virtualo

Klasyka na e-czytnik to kolekcja lektur szkolnych, klasyki literatury polskiej, europejskiej i amerykańskiej w formatach ePub i Mobi. Również miłośnicy filozofii, historii i literatury staropolskiej znajdą w niej wiele ciekawych tytułów.

Seria zawiera utwory najbardziej znanych pisarzy literatury polskiej i światowej, począwszy od Horacego, Balzaca, Dostojewskiego i Kafki, po Kiplinga, Jeffersona czy Prousta...

2015-01-23
Człowiek, który mógł robić cuda - ebook/epub
Człowiek, który mógł robić cuda - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
Masterlab
 Nie jest pewne, czy ten dar był mu wrodzony. Co do mnie, to sądzę, że zjawił mu się niespodzianie. Trzeba dodać, że do trzydziestego roku życia był on sceptykiem i nie wierzył w potęgi cudowne. Tu muszę powiedzieć, że był to człowiek małego wzrostu, oczy miał czarne, świecące, czuprynę rudą, szczotkowatą, wąsy duże i piegi na twarzy. Nazywał się George Mac Fothering — nazwisko...
2014-07-08
Nowele - ebook/epub
Nowele - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
Virtualo

Klasyka na e-czytnik to kolekcja lektur szkolnych, klasyki literatury polskiej, europejskiej i amerykańskiej w formatach ePub i Mobi. Również miłośnicy filozofii, historii i literatury staropolskiej znajdą w niej wiele ciekawych tytułów.

Seria zawiera utwory najbardziej znanych pisarzy literatury polskiej i światowej, począwszy od Horacego, Balzaca, Dostojewskiego i Kafki, po Kiplinga, Jeffersona czy Prousta...

2014-03-24
Nowele - ebook/epub
Nowele - ebook/epub
Herbert George Wells
Masterlab

Nie jest pewne, czy ten dar był mu wrodzony. Co do mnie, to sądzę, że zjawił mu się niespodzianie. Trzeba dodać, że do trzydziestego roku życia był on sceptykiem i nie wierzył w potęgi cudowne. Tu muszę powiedzieć, że był to człowiek małego wzrostu, oczy miał czarne, świecące, czuprynę rudą, szczotkowatą, wąsy duże i piegi na twarzy. Nazywał się George Mac Fothering — nazwisko...

2013-11-19
Wehikuł czasu - audiobookR
Wehikuł czasu - audiobook
Herbert George Wells-13%
Biblioteka Akustyczna Sp. z o.o.

Pewien młody naukowiec ma jedną pasję: podróże w czasie. Sądzi, że można się przemieszczać nie tylko w trzech podstawowych wymiarach, ale także w czwartym – czasie. I choć nikt nie wierzy, że to możliwe, jemu udaje się zbudować wehikuł czasu. Wyrusza nim w podróż i przenosi się do roku 802 701..