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Short story by H. G. Wells first published in 1895 about a struggling shopkeeper saved from bankruptcy by an unexpected legacy.
Novella by Charles Dickens, first published in London by Chapman & Hall in 1843 and illustrated by John Leech.
Short story by H. G. Wells, published in 1894. A confidence trick involving an ostrich that allegedly swallowed a diamond displays the extent of human greed.
Anti-war short story by H. G. Wells published in 1901.
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Short story by H. G. Wells first published in 1896, about the ethical dilemma faced by a student who inadvertently cheats during his botany exam.
Short story by H. G. Wells published in 1899, about the Biblical day of judgement.
Short story by H. G. Wells, first published in 1894, which can be read as a Robinsonade, a parable on the theme of loneliness, or simply a ripping yarn in the manner of Rudyard Kipling.
The last short story written by H. G. Wells, published in 1937, about an archbishop who develops doubts about his relationship with God.