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Mr. Blettsworthy on Rampole Island

H. G. Wells

Mr. Blettsworthy on Rampole Island

being the story of a gentleman of culture and refinement who suffered shipwreck ...

by H. G. Wells

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Published by Printed by Waterlow in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Printer from colophon.

Statementby H.G. Wells.
The Physical Object
Pagination206 p.
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17889470M

Dec 11,  · Hammond J. () Mr. Blettsworthy on Rampole Island: The Novel as Fable. In: Godfrey E. (eds) Utopias and Dystopias in the Fiction of H. G. Wells and William Morris. Palgrave Macmillan, London. Buy this book on publisher's site; Personalised recommendations. Cite texasbestchambers.com: John Hammond. MR. BLETTSWORTHY ON RAMPOLE ISLAND. London: Ernest Benn Limited, Octavo, pp. [] [], original brown cloth, spine panel stamped in gold. First edition. "The hero is the 'Sacred Lunatic' among a kind of yahoos." - Gerber, Utopian Fantasy, p. "A very interesting, well-accomplished book." - Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early.

London: Ernest Benn Limited, First edition. 7 - pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Brown cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Upper half of boards spotted, else Fine, in Very Good vivid pictorial dust jacket, 1/2-inch tear to upper edge. Currey p. Item #Book Edition: First Edition. H. G. Wells was a prolific writer of both fiction and non-fiction. His writing career spanned more than sixty years, and his early science fiction novels earned him the title (along with Jules Verne and Hugo Gernsback) of "The Father of Science Fiction".

Mr. Blettsworthy on Rampole Island The Book of Catherine Wells: The King Who Was A King Common Sense of World Peace The Adventures of Tommy Imperialism and The Open Conspiracy: The Autocracy of texasbestchambers.com The Science of Life (co-written with Julian S. Huxley and G.P. Wells) The Way to World Peace The Problem of the Troublesome. Dec 06,  · - Mr. Britling Sees It Through - The Soul of a Bishop - Joan and Peter: The Story of an Education - The Undying Fire - The Secret Places of the Heart - Men Like Gods - The Dream - Christina Alberta's Father - The World of William Clissold - Meanwhile - Mr. Blettsworthy on Rampole Island - The Autocracy of Mr. Parham - The Bulpington of Blup.


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The preface to the first edition (London: Ernest Benn Limited, ) reads "Being the Story of a Gentleman of Culture and Refinement who /5.

Blettsworthy on Rampole Island is a novel by H. Wells. Plot summary. The protagonist of the novel, Arnold Blettsworthy, is the scion of a genteel family prominent "in the south and west of England." Blettsworthy's father, however, was an adventurer who married a woman from Madeira.

Both Author: H. Wells. Mr Blettsworthy on Rampole Island by Wells, H. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at texasbestchambers.com Mar 31,  · "Mr. Blettsworthy on Rampole Island" is a novel by H.

Wells. It tells the story of Arnold Blettsworthy who, after being betrayed by a business partner, is advised to go travelling in an attempt to recover from his severe texasbestchambers.com by: 4. MR BLETTSWORTHY ON RAMPOLE ISLAND Introduction by Michael Sherborne The sea voyage that carries the traveller to a strange and challenging world is a time-honoured literary genre.

Think of Shakespeare’s The Tempest or Homer’s Odyssey. On rare occasions it Continue reading →. Get this from a library. Blettsworthy on Rampole Island. [H G Wells] -- The adventures of Oxford educated Arnold Blettsworthy who sets sail to recover from disappointments in business and love, only to encounter many more challenges.

Find Mr Blettsworthy On Rampole Island by Wells, H G at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. Editions for Mr. Blettsworthy On Rampole Island: (Hardcover published in ), (Hardcover published in ), (Paperback published in ). Blettsworthy on Rampole Island Being the Story of a Gentleman of Culture & Refinement who suffered Shipwreck & saw no Human Beings other than Cruel & Savage Cannibals for several Years.

How he beheld Megatheria alive & made some notes of their Habit. Wells, frontispiece. Mr Blettsworthy on Rampole Island is a novel by H.G.

Wells. In the style of Swift and reminiscent of The Island of Dr Moreau, this is a classic story of a man stranded on a island of horrors, only to escape into the horror of the Great War. BLETTSWORTHY ON RAMPOLE ISLAND.

London: Ernest Benn Limited, Octavo, pp. [] [], original brown cloth, spine panel stamped in gold. First edition. Reproduction of book descriptions in whole or in part without written permission is prohibited.

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An SF Gateway eBook: bringing the classics to the future. Blettsworthy on Rampole Island, written intells the story of Arnold Blettsworthy who, after being betrayed by a business partner, is advised to go travelling in an attempt to recover from his severe texasbestchambers.comr, instead of being full of relaxation and recuperation his trip is filled with nautical mutinies.

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Abstract. Wells described Mr. Blettsworthy on Rampole Island as ‘a caricature-portrait of the whole human world’.

46 The book is dedicated ‘to the Immortal Memory of Candide’, which surely gives the clue. In common with Voltaire’s Candide, Swift’s The Tale of a Tub and Orwell’s Animal Farm, Mr.

Blettsworthy is a satire written in the form of an texasbestchambers.com: J. Hammond. Mr Blettsworthy on Rampole Island. Mr Blettsworthy on Rampole Island strongly recalls The Island of Dr. Moreau and is therefore Wells at his best and most fantastic. Being the Story of a Gentleman of Culture and Refinement who suffered Shipwreck and saw no Human Beings other than Cruel and Savage Cannibals for.Mr.

Blettsworthy On Rampole Island follows the story of Arnold Blettsworthy, the scion of a genteel family who survives a shipwreck, WWI, and at the age of 40 devotes the rest of his life to "the general advance of mankind" after learning that his entire life was an insane delusion.

Seller Inventory # Mr. Blettsworthy On Rampole Island follows the story of Arnold Blettsworthy, the scion of a genteel family who survives a shipwreck, WWI, and at the age of 40 devotes the rest of his life to "the general advance of mankind" after learning that his entire life was an insane delusion.