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"I had just taken to reading. I had just discovered the art of leaving my body to sit impassive in a crumpled up attitude in a chair or sofa, while I wandered over the hills and far away in novel company and new scenes… My world began to expand very rapidly,… the reading habit had got me securely."
H. G. Wells
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"I had just taken to reading. I had just discovered the art of leaving my body to sit impassive in a crumpled up attitude in a chair or sofa, while I wandered over the hills and far away in novel company and new scenes… My world began to expand very rapidly,… the reading habit had got me securely."
H. G. Wells
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#H. G. Wells  #Reading  #Lit  #Quotes 
Literary Birthday - 21 September 2012
Happy Birthday,  H. G. Wells
The novelist, born 21 September 1866, died 13 August 1946, is best known for his novel, War of the Worlds 
"No one would have believed in the last years of the nineteenth century that this world was being watched keenly and closely by intelligences greater than man’s and yet as mortal as his own; that as men busied themselves about their various concerns they were scrutinised and studied, perhaps almost as narrowly as a man with a microscope might scrutinise the transient creatures that swarm and multiply in a drop of water…"
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Literary Birthday - 21 September 2012

Happy Birthday,  H. G. Wells

The novelist, born 21 September 1866, died 13 August 1946, is best known for his novel, War of the Worlds 

"No one would have believed in the last years of the nineteenth century that this world was being watched keenly and closely by intelligences greater than man’s and yet as mortal as his own; that as men busied themselves about their various concerns they were scrutinised and studied, perhaps almost as narrowly as a man with a microscope might scrutinise the transient creatures that swarm and multiply in a drop of water…"

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— 1 year ago with 20 notes
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