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The Strange Orchid (A Read-Along Radio Drama)

The Strange Orchid (A Read-Along Radio Drama)

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Published by Balance Publishing Company .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatRing-bound
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12111467M
ISBN 101878298127
ISBN 109781878298126

“The Flowering of the Strange Orchid” is a cautionary tale, the moral of which may not be so much that it’s not nice to fool with (or try to tame) Mother Nature as it is that Nature, despite her beauty, can be, and often is, treacherous, dangerous, and even deadly. H. G. Wells (–) 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". 4 Story collections. 8 External links.

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(The Flowering of) The Strange Orchid is the first story of H. Wells' I have read. A great British author and someone I've grown up hearing about him most of my life. I've had a collection of his many novels for a while, but downloaded H. Wells; Classics The Strange Orchid book and Short Stories on Kindle.

Noticing I'm very behind on my reading challenge /5. The Flowering of the Strange Orchid. The buying of orchids always has in it a certain speculative flavour. You have before you the brown shrivelled lump of tissue, and for the rest you must trust your judgment, or the auctioneer, or your good luck, as your taste may incline.

The plant may be moribund or dead, or it may be just a. The Flowering of the Strange Orchid is a short story by H. Wells. Herbert George "H. G." Wells (21 September – 13 August ) was an English writer, now best known for his work in the science fiction genre.

He was also a prolific writer in many other genres, including contemporary novels, history, politics and social commentary, even /5(2).

The Flowering of the Strange Orchid. The buying of orchids always has in it a certain speculative flavour. You have before you the brown shriveled lump of tissue, and for the rest you must trust your judgment, or the auctioneer, or your good luck, as your taste may incline.

The plant may be moribund or dead, or it may be just a respectable. The Strange Orchid on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The plant may be moribund or dead, or it may be just a respectable purchase, fair value for your money, or perhaps—for the thing has happened again and again—there slowly unfolds before the delighted eyes of the happy purchaser, day after day, some new variety, some novel richness, a strange twist of the labellum, or some subtler.

'The Flowering of the Strange Orchid' is a creepy horror story about an orchid collector who buys an unknown species from the Andaman Islands.

The botanist who collected it had died in a mangrove swamp in the process - allegedly from an attack of jungle leeches. Book Detail. Home / Ebook / Strange Orchid on a Death Island.

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Wells. Herbert George "H. G." Wells (21 September - 13 August ) was an English writer, now best known for his work in the science fiction genre. He was also a Pages: Paperback.

Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. This collection of some of the best of H G W ells'' stories includes The Strange Orchid, The Lord of the D ynamos, In the Abyss, The Cone and The Red Room. Herbert George "H. G." Wells (21 September - 13 August ) was an English writer.

Get this from a library. The strange orchid. [H G Wells; Ralph Cosham] -- Five fantastic stories about an orchid's strange appetite, a man who wears lead underwear, drawbacks to defying nature, a life-altering fungus, and a prehistoric bird's relationship with a human.

The next morning the strange orchid still lay there, black now and putrescent. The door banged intermittently in the morning breeze, and all the array of. If you're writing a The Flowering of the Strange Orchid essay and need some advice, post your H.G. Wells essay question on our Facebook page where fellow bookworms are always glad to help.

Book Status3/5. "The Strange Orchid" concerns a horticulturist who must contend with the macabre appetites of an exotic orchid. "The Truth About Pyecraft" explains why an overbearing fat man wears lead underwear. "The Man Who Could Work Miracles" recounts the problems with defying nature.

About The Orchid Thief. NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK A modern classic of personal journalism, The Orchid Thief is Susan Orlean’s wickedly funny, elegant, and captivating tale of an amazing obsession.

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Jul 4, - Explore brooklynorchids's board "Orchid Reference Books" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Orchids, Growing orchids and Orchid care pins. The Flowering of the Strange Orchid was written in the year by H. Wells.

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Wells. This book is one of the most popular novels of H. Wells, and has been translated into several other languages around the world. This book is published by Booklassic which brings young readers closer to classic literature globally. 30 Strange Stories Contents: The strange orchid -- Æpyornis Island -- The Plattner story -- The argonauts of the air -- The story of the late Mr.

Elvesham -- The stolen bacillus -- The red room -- A moth (genus unknown) -- In the abyss -- Under the knife -- The reconciliation -- A slip under the microscope -- In the Avu observatory -- The Author: H. Wells.

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