The Wheels of Chance

The Wheels of Chance

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Although H. G. Wells is best known for his science fiction stories he wrote in many genres including history, and social commentaries. The Wheels of Chance was written when the bicycle was beginning to become very popular (1890 -1905) and saw bicycles becoming a part of social changes in England. People could move quickly and rigid class structure was beginning to crumble. This is the story of a down-on-his-luck draper's assistant who takes a second-hand bicycle… (more)

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jcp999
jcp999
Thu, 30 May 2013 14:43:23 +0200

Am I really the first to point out that Chapter One should not be entitled "The Pricipal Character in the Story"? Not a good omen for the rest of the proof-reading...



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Language: English

Published in: 1895

Word count: 55,273 words (≈ about 4 hours)

Source: http://en.wikisource.org

Copyright: This work is available for countries where copyright is Life+50 or in the USA (published before 1923).


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