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Door in the Wall, and Other Stories

H. G. Wells

A collection of short stories by H. G. Wells, author of "The Time Machine" and "War of the Worlds". The science fiction master ranges over a variety of topics, each original and unexpected. Included in this collection is "The Country of the Blind" where a man with sight hopes to make himself king. In other stories a stranger offers to sell diamonds on the street, a magic door appears requires a sacrifice to go through it, a demon machine tries to become a god, an engineer finds an engineering solution to a love triangle, and a man dreams or does he? - Summary by Beth Thomas

A collection of short stories by H. G. Wells, author of "The Time Machine" and "War of the Worlds". The science fiction master ranges over a variety of topics, each original and unexpected. Included in this collection is "The Country of the Blind" where a man with sight hopes to make himself king. In other stories a stranger offers to sell diamonds on the street, a magic door appears requires a sacrifice to go through it, a demon machine tries to become a god, an engineer finds an engineering solution to a love triangle, and a man dreams or does he? - Summary by Beth Thomas
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Description:

A collection of short stories by H. G. Wells, author of "The Time Machine" and "War of the Worlds". The science fiction master ranges over a variety of topics, each original and unexpected. Included in this collection is "The Country of the Blind" where a man with sight hopes to make himself king. In other stories a stranger offers to sell diamonds on the street, a magic door appears requires a sacrifice to go through it, a demon machine tries to become a god, an engineer finds an engineering solution to a love triangle, and a man dreams or does he? - Summary by Beth Thomas

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

5h 1m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

53:26


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

30:24


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

34:02


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

11:22


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

20:11


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

27:44


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

31:25


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

33:16


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

26:10


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

33:08