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H. G. Wells & Rebecca West

by Gordon Norton Ray

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Wells, H. G. 1866-1946 -- Relations with women,
    • West, Rebecca, Dame, 1892- -- Relations with men,
    • Novelists, English -- 20th century -- Biography,
    • Journalists -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Authorship -- Collaboration

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] Gordon N. Ray.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR5776 .R38
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvi, 215 p.
      Number of Pages215
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5069467M
      ISBN 100300017537
      LC Control Number74077990

      H. G. WELLS. CONTENTS. INTRODUCTION 5; CHAPTER THE FIRST THE BACK OF MISS BATHWICK AND At any rate we planned and discussed a book that Boon pretended that I was writing and that I believed him to be writing, in entire concealment from Miss Bathwick, about the collective mind of the whole human race. Miss Rebecca West as the last birth. Rare books by H. G. Wells, including first editions, signed and finely bound copies of The War of the Worlds and Tales of Space and Time. Herbert George Wells (–) is most commonly remembered as ‘The Father of Science Fiction’ due to his influential works The Time Machine, The War of the Worlds, and The Invisible Man. Wells also produced an abundant body of work .

      H.G. Wells, London, United Kingdom. K likes. H.G. Wells () was an English novelist, journalist, sociologist, and historian best known for such science fiction novels as The Time Machine.   Having given hundreds of interviews over the years, she has always refused to discuss her private life -especially her year relationship with H.G. Wells, and their son, the writer Anthony West.

      The son of H.G. Wells and Rebecca West provides a biography of his father, chronicling the great English writer's rise to fame and fortune, his relationships with other famous people, and his numerous affairs.   The stupefyingly prolific H. G. Wells published more than a hundred books and slept with “well over a hundred women in his lifetime.” Only when Rebecca West, an able novelist and a Author: Christopher Benfey.


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Wells and West first met when The liaison between and Rebecca West lasted ten years, from toduring which time they influenced each other's writing and both produced fiction which re-imagined and drew creatively on their relationship/5. SATURDAY HISTORY LESSON: Rebecca West, H.G. Wells, and Anthony Panther West.

West met H.G. Wells, the great love of her life, when she was just nineteen, after he invited her to dine with him. too. And when the book was finally published in England inafter West’s death, he wrote a preface in which he conceded only that: “Time.

Wells & Rebecca West book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.3/5. H.G. WELLS AND REBECCA WEST. G.) (Wells] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book is about the ten year love affair, which began inbetween the world famous writer aged 46 and the 20 year old Rebecca West.

Wells & Rebecca West Hardcover – January 1, by Gordon Norton Ray (Author)Author: Gordon Norton Ray. Buy a cheap copy of H.G. WELLS AND REBECCA WEST. book. Free shipping over $   Wells is "charming", with "piercing blue eyes", and West is too often "young" and "passionate"; voices are "mellifluous" and rain is "torrential".

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Get this from a library. H.G. Wells and Rebecca West. [J R Hammond]. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

Wells at the Internet Book List; H. Wells at Library of Congress Authorities, with catalogue records; Future Tense – The Story of H. Wells at BBC One – th anniversary documentary () "In the footsteps of H G Wells" at New Statesman – "The great author called for a Human Rights Act; 60 years later, we have it" ()Alma mater: Royal College of Science (Imperial.

Synopsis. Born in England inH.G. Wells's parents were shopkeepers in Kent, England. His first novel, The Time Machine was an instant success and Wells produced a Born: Essentially the ten year liaison () between Wells and Rebecca West is a sad, commonplace story magnified by the intellectual calibre of the participants and made still more ironic and relevant in this day and age by the fact that West, when she was twenty, was a militant feminist although she was unable to extend any of her emancipation to the relationship per se.

Hammond. Wells and Rebecca West. New York: St. Martin's, pp. $ In a letter to Emanie Arling, written at the time of H. Wells's death, Rebecca West summed up their relationship with characteristic exaggeration: "Dear H. G., he was a devil, he ruined my life, he starved me, he was an unexhaustible source.

Rebecca West was a lover of H. Wells, by whom she had a child. "I myself have never been able to find out precisely what feminism is: I only know that people call me a feminist whenever I express sentiments that differentiate me from a prostitute or a doormat." [The Clarion, 14 November, ] I would expect Rebecca West means by doormat, to.

This book is the first new complete biography of H G Wells for thirty years, and the first to encompass his entire career as a writer, from the science fiction of the s through his fiction and non-fiction writing all the way up to his last publication in The Works of H.G.

Wells: The Invisible Man, the Island of Dr. Moreau, the Time Machine, the War of the Worlds. H.G. Wells $ - $ [Drawing: enclosed with letter ofMay 7: H. Wells to Rebecca West, Leigh on Sea] From: Rebecca West papers. West commented extensively on drafts of a book about her relationship with Wells by Gordon N.

Ray, H.G. Wells and Rebecca West (), and she prohibited Ray from interviewing Anthony. Throughout her life, she maintained a strong grip over any press that concerned her affair with Wells or their son Anthony, particularly because she regretted.

H.G. Wells was one of the prolific authors from The United Kingdom, who used to write his books based on a variety of genres, including politics, history, social realism, science fiction, etc. At present, he is best remembered for the science fiction books written by him and is regarded as the father of science fiction.

About this Item: Cardinal C, paperback. Condition: VGF. 1st. First paperback printing. Roman a clef by the son of Rebecca West and H.G.

Wells. Minor chipping to spine ends; small pen mark on cover; other minor wear to edges; pages a bit toned, else very good to fine. H.G. Wells () by Bassano Ltd, And the really fine and encouraging thing about the book is that Mr.

Wells sees that Marjorie is a thorough scoundrel. The horror of it is that, confused by her clear eyes and copper hair, he accepts her scoundrelism as the normal condition of women.” Dorothy Richardson and Rebecca West not only.H G Wells, Signed. You Searched For: H. G. Wells & Rebecca West.

Ray, Gordon Norton. Published by Yale University Press, New Haven Rear cover states "OVER VOLUMES". A list of the volumes. at rear. Book is in very good plus condition with very minor signs of wear and/or age.

BUT spine ends bit faded. Dw is a bit worn and has loss.