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Tono-Bungay

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by H. G. Wells
 

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Tono-Bungay, by H. G. Wells, is narrated by George Ponderevo, a science student who is drafted in to help with the promotion of Tono-Bungay, a harmful stimulant disguised as a miraculous cure-all, the creation of his ambitious uncle Edward. The quack remedy prospers and George experiences a swift rise in social status, elevating him to riches and opportunities that he

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Tono-Bungay, by H. G. Wells, is narrated by George Ponderevo, a science student who is drafted in to help with the promotion of Tono-Bungay, a harmful stimulant disguised as a miraculous cure-all, the creation of his ambitious uncle Edward. The quack remedy prospers and George experiences a swift rise in social status, elevating him to riches and opportunities that he had never imagined, nor desired.

Product Details

BN ID:
2940012674340
Publisher:
Baxter St.
Publication date:
03/03/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
318 KB

Meet the Author

H.G. Wells (1866-1946) published his first novel, The Time Machine, to critical and popular acclaim in 1895. Socially progressive and visionary in intellect, he became one of the most prolific writers of his generation. Through books like The Invisible Man and War of the Worlds, he explored a wide variety of social, philosophical, and political ideas through the medium of what we now call science fiction.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
September 21, 1866
Date of Death:
August 13, 1946
Place of Birth:
Bromley, Kent, England
Place of Death:
London, England
Education:
Normal School of Science, London, England

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Tono-Bungay 2.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 6 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I had this book returned because there are so many typos that I couldn't get through the first 12 pages
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Not possible to read. I will have to go to a non free copy.
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