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  • Temptation of Haringay

    Temptation of Haringay

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction
    Author: H. G. Wells
    Duration: 00:13:34

    Herbert George Wells (1866 - 1946) was a prolific English writer who is best remembered for his science fiction novels. The Temptation of Haringay is the strange tale of an unsuccessful artist who is unexpectedly approached with an offer by the devil - his soul in return for the thing he most yea ... [ more ]

  • Stolen Bacillus

    Stolen Bacillus

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction
    Author: H. G. Wells
    Duration: 00:16:31

    Herbert George Wells (1866 - 1946) was a prolific English writer of science fiction stories and novels, and is credited as being the father of science fiction. The Stolen Bacillus is the tale of an eminent bacteriologist whose test-tube of live cholera bacteria is stolen by an anarchist who plans ... [ more ]

  • Scarecrow

    Scarecrow

    Genre: Horror,Dark Fantasy & Monster
    Author: G. Ranger Wormser
    Duration: 00:26:57

    Gwendolyn Ranger Wormser's was a Victorian writer best known for her weird psychological horror stories. The best known of these is 'The Scarecrow', an eerie tale of a sinister scarecrow beckoning to the young son of the farmer from the moonlit cornfield. ... [ more ]

  • Flying Man

    Flying Man

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction
    Author: H. G. Wells
    Duration: 00:15:46

    Herbert George Wells (1866 - 1946) was a prolific English writer of short stories and novels, who is best remembered as the father of science fiction. The Flying Man is a strange adventure story. A young lieutenant explains how it is that a remote tribe of natives believe him to have supernatural ... [ more ]

  • Flowering of  Strange Orchid

    Flowering of Strange Orchid

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction
    Author: H. G. Wells
    Duration: 00:19:21

    Herbert George Wells (1866 - 1946) was a prolific English writer of science fiction stories and novels, and is frequently credited as being the father of science fiction. The Flowering of the Strange Orchid is a creepy horror story about an orchid collector who buys an unknown species from the A ... [ more ]

  • Effigy

    Effigy

    Genre: Horror,Dark Fantasy & Monster
    Author: G. Ranger Wormser
    Duration: 00:26:56

    Gwendolyn Ranger Wormser was a Victorian writer best known for her weird psychological horror stories. 'The Effigy' is the story of Genevieve Evans, a young woman in an unhappy marriage who is dominated by her unscrupulous, controlling father and belittled by her uncaring husband. Her frustration a ... [ more ]

  • Crystal Egg

    Crystal Egg

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction
    Author: H. G. Wells
    Duration: 00:43:34

    Herbert George Wells (1866 - 1946) was a prolific English writer best known for his outstanding science fiction stories and novels. He was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature four times. The Crystal Egg is a science fiction short story about an antiquarian dealer, Mr. Cave, who discovers ... [ more ]

  • In the Avu Observatory

    In the Avu Observatory

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction
    Author: H. G. Wells
    Duration: 00:17:27

    Herbert George Wells (1866 - 1946) was a prolific English writer of science fiction stories and novels, and is credited as being the father of science fiction. In the Avu Observatory is a story about a scientist working at a remote observatory in a remote forest in Borneo. One night, the astrono ... [ more ]

  • Four Short Stories by Virginia Woolf

    Four Short Stories by Virginia Woolf

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Fantasy
    Author: Virginia Woolf
    Duration: 00:55:25

    Adeline Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) was an English writer and one of the preeminent modernists of the 20th century. Her stories often appear as streams of consciousness as the writer's attention is drawn by things around her, memories and insights which bubble up in her brain and interruptions from t ... [ more ]

  • Haunted House

    Haunted House

    Genre: Horror,Dark Fantasy & Monster
    Author: Virginia Woolf
    Duration: 00:05:58

    Adeline Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) was an English writer and one of the preeminent modernists of the 20th century. Her stories often seem to take the form of a stream of consciousness. 'A Haunted House' tells the story of a ghostly couple flitting from one room to the next in search of their hidden ... [ more ]

  • Deal in Ostriches

    Deal in Ostriches

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction
    Author: H. G. Wells
    Duration: 00:10:54

    Herbert George Wells (1866 - 1946) was a prolific English writer of science fiction stories and novels, and is credited with being the father of science fiction. A Deal in Ostriches is an amusing tale about a situation on a ship returning from the Indies with several passengers and five ostriches o ... [ more ]

  • Diamond Maker

    Diamond Maker

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction
    Author: H. G. Wells
    Duration: 00:18:29

    Herbert George Wells (1866 - 1946) was a prolific English writer, now best remembered for his science fiction novels. The Diamond Maker is the story of a self-taught chemistry enthusiast who is obsessed with developing a process for creating artificial diamonds. ... [ more ]

  • All Souls'

    All Souls'

    Genre: Horror,Literature,Dark Fantasy & Monster,Short Stories
    Author: Edith Wharton
    Duration: 00:58:22

    Edith Wharton (1862-1937) was a Pulitzer Prize-winning American novelist and short story writer. She was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1927, 1928 and 1930. All Souls' is a creepy hallowe'en story about a woman who lives with her servants in a remote house in Conneticut. One w ... [ more ]

  • Never Bet the Devil your Head

    Never Bet the Devil your Head

    Genre: Horror,Literature,Dark Fantasy & Monster,Short Stories
    Author: Edgar Allan Poe
    Duration: 00:25:48

    Edgar Allan Poe (1809 - 1849) was an American poet, critic and writer of fiction, and is particularly well known for his morbid and supernatural stories. Never Bet the Devil your Head is a tale which reveals Poe's sense of humour - a gruesome and fantastic humour. It is a witty take on the Fau ... [ more ]

  • Invisible Man

    Invisible Man

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction
    Author: H. G. Wells
    Duration: 04:37:26

    Terrifically popular science fiction novel by renowned writer HG Wells, about a scientist discovering how to achieve invisibility. But, in his case, being out of sight evidently does NOT mean out of mind. ... [ more ]

  • Time Machine

    Time Machine

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction
    Author: H. G. Wells
    Duration: 03:37:11

    Surely the Time Traveler threw great dinner parties! His guests were treated to a once-in-forever trial of a miniature time machine - an exquisite miniature that acted so flawlessly as to appear to be stage magic. That his guests did not believe the explanation - the machine vanished into the mists ... [ more ]

  • Phantom of the Opera

    Phantom of the Opera

    Genre: Romance,Paranormal & Fantasy
    Author: Gaston LeRoux
    Duration: 08:34:08

    Christine Daae was brought up in the Paris Opera house. Her musician father suddenly dies, telling her he will send her an angel of music to look after her. She grows up and discovers that she is hearing a voice, telling her and teaching her to sing. She believes he is the angel of music but he is k ... [ more ]