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The Crystal Ball

Oil painting by John William Waterhouse.

The Crystal Egg

Short story by H. G. Wells first published in 1897, about a dealer in antiquities who discovers a communication device between Earth and Mars.

The Daily Courant

First British daily newspaper, first published on 11 March 1702.

The Danaides

Oil on canvas painting by John William Waterhouse exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1906.

The Day Dream

Oil painting by Dante Gabriel Rossetti, which he considered to among the best of his work.

The Diamond Maker

Short story by H. G. Wells first published in 1894, about a tramp who claims to be able to make diamonds.

The Diverting History of John Gilpin

Comic poem by the English poet William Cowper, first published in 1782.

The Door in the Wall

Short story by H. G. Wells, first published in 1906, about a man’s grieving for a magical garden he had found as a child, and desperately wants to find again.

The Door in the Wall and Other Stories

Collection of eight short stories by H. G. Wells, first published in 1911.

The Door in the Wall and Other Stories

Collection of eight short stories written by H. G. Wells, first published in 1911.