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in Science Fiction & Fantasy

  • Victory

    Victory

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction
    Author: Lester Del Rey
    Duration: 01:39:00

    Lester del Rey (1915 – 1993) was a Golden Age science fiction author and editor closely connected to John W. Campbell Jr. and Astounding Science Fiction magazine. He also founded Del Rey Books, a popular publishing label he edited with his wife Judy-Lynn. Victory is the story of an undefended Earth ... [ more ]

  • Ego Machine

    Ego Machine

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction
    Author: Henry Kuttner
    Duration: 01:55:00

    Celebrated playwright Nicholas Martin didn’t read the small print in his Hollywood options contract. Now he’s facing five years of servitude to a conceited director named Raoul St. Cyr, who’s taken a thoughtful play about Portuguese fishermen and added dancing mermaids. When it seems the plot has ch ... [ more ]

  • Through a Window

    Through a Window

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction
    Author: H. G. Wells
    Duration: 00:19:51

    Herbert George Wells (1866 - 1946) was a prolific English writer of stories and novels, and is credited as the father of science fiction. Through a Window is the story of an invalid whose entire entertainment consists of watching the events outside his window, which looks out onto a river. He watch ... [ more ]

  • Triumphs of a Taxidermist

    Triumphs of a Taxidermist

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction
    Author: H. G. Wells
    Duration: 00:09:43

    Herbert George Wells (1866 - 1946) was a prolific English writer of science fiction stories and novels, and is often credited as the father of science fiction. The Triumphs of the Taxidermist is a tongue in cheek macabre tale of a taxidermist's anecdotes of strange creatures he has stuffed, rangi ... [ more ]

  • 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 ]

  • 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 ]

  • 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 ]

  • 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 ]

  • 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 ]