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Herbert Wells

Herbert Wells

Octavio Lemus

on 10 January 2013

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Transcript of Herbert Wells

Foundation Novels Gothic Literature Connections
to Burton Early Childhood He started off as a novelist and began to write about science fiction which became one of his most familiar work. Herbert Wells Elements of supernatural, horror, and violence They have both made a book or movie about science fiction Influences for Wells Born September 21, 1866 in Bromley, Kent He broke his leg that led to him to read more books He became an apprentice to support his family Failed as a chemist assistant and draper His parents had an interesting relationship Characters are vengeful and evil Settings are sinister Wells' novels are mainly science fiction When he broke his leg and made him read a lot more books He hated his apprenticeships "The Time Machine" He read even more because it took him to another world He was always fascinated by science fiction "Herbert George Wells." "Wells, H. G." "Gothic Literature." "Herbert George Wells." Love and Mr. Lewisham (1900)
Kipps (1905)
Tono-Bungay (1909)
The History of Mr. Polly (1910) Both of them shared a similar background Both of them use the "dark side" of their heads and use their memories from their childhood to present their ideas in their literature "Herbert George Wells."
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