Collection of six short stories by the English medievalist and author M. R. James, first published in 1925.
Short story by H. G. Wells, about a prominent politician who learns that the drug he has been taking for the last 17 years to dispel all self-doubt is in reality distilled water.
Essay by H. G. Wells first published in 1895, offering advice to young men on choosing a wife.
Short story by H. G. Wells first published in 1898, about a snobbish young woman’s rejection of a young man’s advances because of what she perceives to be his absurd surname, Snooks.
Collection of eight short stories written by H. G. Wells, first published in 1911.
Collection of nine cheerfully optimistic essays written by H. G. Wells, published in 1945, describing his dreamworld.
Last publication by the English author H. G. Wells, a darkly pessimistic prediction about the future extinction of the human race.
Short story by H. G. Wells first published in 1905, about a plague of large intelligent ants, which pose a threat to mankind’s continued existence.
Short story by H. G. Wells published in 1921, speculating about the early encounters between Neanderthals and modern man.
Short story by H. G. Wells published in 1903, anticipating the impact of the tank in trench warfare.