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War of the Worlds: The Shooting Script

By: Friedman, Josh; Wells, H.G.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Newmarket Press: 2005

Seller ID: 2203790

ISBN: 1557047014

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear. 2005 Trade Paperback. Includes the film's screenplay, an introduction by screenwriter David Koepp, a Q&A with Koepp on adapting the classic book, a color photo section highlighting the acclaimed visual effects created by Spielberg and his team, and the cast and crew credits. View more info

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A Short History of the World

By: Wells, H. G.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Penguin: 2007

Seller ID: 2265821

ISBN: 0141441828

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear. 2007 Trade Paperback. Of the more than one hundred books that H. G. Wells published in his lifetime, this is one of the most ambitious. Spanning the origins of the Earth to the outcome of World War I, 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 sub... View more info

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Mr. Britling Sees It Through

By: Wells, H.G. [Herbert George]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Macmillan & Co. Ltd.: 1917

Seller ID: 1816798

Condition: Very Good


Early reprint. Includes original jacket. Book very good - ink name & date on front endpaper. Jacket well worn - split down spine, chips from corners, stain along top jacket edge, jacket rubbed & toned.Fair. 1917 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 443, [6] pp. Terminal publisher ad. A novel about an author named Mr. Britling, set at the beginning of World War I. Wells is most famous for his science fiction novels, which included War of the Worlds, Invisible Man, and The Island of Dr. Moreau. View more info

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The First Men in the Moon

By: Wells, H.G. [Herbert George]

Price: $225.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 2010

Seller ID: 2268788

Condition: Near Fine


From the collection of Dr. Virgil R. Trout, Easton bookplate with his name and date (9/14/2011) in blue ink on front flyleaf, and a brief note on the copyright date stating when he began and finished the book (10/12/11, 10/17/11). 2010 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 342, [8] pp. 8vo. Full green leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. The First Men in the Moon is a 1901 scientific romance novel by the British author H. G. Wells. The novel tells the story of a journey to the moon undertaken by the two protag... View more info

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The Outline of History, in Two Volumes - Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind, Revised and Brought Up to the End of the Second World War

By: Wells, H.G. [Herbert George]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Garden City Books: 1961

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2279789

Condition: Very Good


Book club edition. Jackets lightly rubbed with a few yellowed tape marks on reverse as if a cover was once taped to each. 1961 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Complete in two volumes. xvii, [3], 996 pp., paginated continuously. 8vo. 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 a... View more info

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The War in the Air, and Particularly How Mr. Bert Smallways Fared While It Lasted (Modern Library)

By: Wells, H.G. [Herbert George]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boni and Liveright, Inc. / Modern Library: 1908

Seller ID: 2285924

Condition: Very Good


Front hinge just beginning to weaken. 1908 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 395, [1] pp. Navy blue limp leather, gilt titles, decorated endpapers. Nautical engraving precedes text. The War in the Air, a military science fiction novel by H.G. Wells, written in four months in 1907 and serialised and published in 1908 in The Pall Mall Magazine, is like many of Wells's works notable for its prophetic ideas, images, and concepts—in this case, the use of the aircraft for the purpose of warfare and the coming of World War I. The novel's hero is Bert Smallways, a forward-thi... View more info

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The Invisible Man

By: Wells, H.G. [Herbert George]; Bergonzi, Bernard

Price: $60.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1967

Seller ID: 2268781

Condition: Near Fine


From the collection of Dr. Virgil R. Trout, Easton bookplate with his name and date ('86) in black ink on front flyleaf. 1967 Full-Leather. xvii, [3], 164, [10] pp. Full dark brown leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. The word 'invisible' in the title is cleverly debossed instead of stamped in gilt like the rest of the title. The classic science fiction tale of a man who can turn himself invisible, with an introduction by Bernard Bergonzi and illustrations by Charles Mozley. View more info