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The Shape of Things to Come / H. G. Wells

£14.99

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This handsome hardback book is in very good condition.  The cover, which is blue boards with gilt lettering, has slight bumping at the ends of the spine, a touch of edge wear and very light general wear, but is overall in excellent condition.  Internally the pages are in very good condition - clean, tight and unmarked.

When a diplomat dies in the 1930s, he leaves behind a book of 'dream visions' he has been experiencing, detailing events that will occur on Earth for the next two hundred years. This fictional 'account of the future' (similar to LAST AND FIRST MEN by Olaf Stapledon) proved prescient in many ways, as Wells predicts events such as the Second World War, the rise of chemical warfare and climate change.

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Author(s):
H. G. Wells
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
205x133x34
EAN-13:
9780575095199
Edition:
Reprint
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9780575095199
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
432
Publisher:
Orion (2011)

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This handsome hardback book is in very good condition.  The cover, which is blue boards with gilt lettering, has slight bumping at the ends of the spine, a touch of edge wear and very light general wear, but is overall in excellent condition.  Internally the pages are in very good condition - clean, tight and unmarked.

When a diplomat dies in the 1930s, he leaves behind a book of 'dream visions' he has been experiencing, detailing events that will occur on Earth for the next two hundred years. This fictional 'account of the future' (similar to LAST AND FIRST MEN by Olaf Stapledon) proved prescient in many ways, as Wells predicts events such as the Second World War, the rise of chemical warfare and climate change.

Author(s):
H. G. Wells
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
205x133x34
EAN-13:
9780575095199
Edition:
Reprint
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9780575095199
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
432
Publisher:
Orion (2011)

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