The Country of the Blind: And Other Stories

The Country of the Blind: And Other Stories

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by H. G. Wells
     
 

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The Country of the Blind

And Other Stories

H. G. WELLS

The Country of the Blind and Other Stories is a collection of thirty-three fantasy and science fiction short stories written by the English author H. G. Wells between 1894 and 1909. It was first published by Thomas Nelson and Sons in 1911. All the stories had first been published in various

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The Country of the Blind

And Other Stories

H. G. WELLS

The Country of the Blind and Other Stories is a collection of thirty-three fantasy and science fiction short stories written by the English author H. G. Wells between 1894 and 1909. It was first published by Thomas Nelson and Sons in 1911. All the stories had first been published in various weekly and monthly periodicals. Twenty-seven of the stories had also been previously published in five earlier story collections by Wells.

The title of this collection refers to one of Wells's best known short stories, "The Country of the Blind", which is included in this book.

CONTENTS.

  1. THE JILTING OF JANE
  2. THE CONE
  3. THE STOLEN BACILLUS
  4. THE FLOWERING OF THE STRANGE ORCHID
  5. THE AVU OBSERVATORY
  6. AEPYORNIS ISLAND
  7. THE REMARKABLE CASE OF DAVIDSON'S EYES.
  8. THE LORD OF THE DYNAMOS.
  9. THE MOTH
  10. THE TREASURE IN THE FOREST
  11. THE STORY OF THE LATE MR. ELVESHAM
  12. UNDER THE KNIFE
  13. THE SEA RAIDERS
  14. THE OBLITERATED MAN
  15. THE PLATTNER STORY
  16. THE RED ROOM
  17. THE PURPLE PILEUS
  18. A SLIP UNDER THE MICROSCOPE
  19. THE CRYSTAL EGG
  20. THE STAR
  21. THE MAN WHO COULD WORK MIRACLES
  22. A VISION OF JUDGMENT
  23. JIMMY GOGGLES THE GOD
  24. MISS WINCHELSEA'S HEART
  25. A DREAM OF ARMAGEDDON
  26. THE VALLEY OF SPIDERS
  27. THE NEW ACCELERATOR
  28. THE TRUTH ABOUT PYECRAFT
  29. THE MAGIC SHOP
  30. THE EMPIRE OF THE ANTS
  31. THE DOOR IN THE WALL
  32. THE COUNTRY OF THE BLIND
  33. THE BEAUTIFUL SUIT

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781533664754
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
06/08/2016
Pages:
310

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Country of the Blind, and Other Stories 3.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A great collection of sci-fi and fantasy stories. Very entertaining.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago