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Life Stories

The Book of Catherine Wells (1928); Experiment in Autobiography (1934)
  • Adam Roberts
Part of the Literary Lives book series (LL)


The death of Wells’s wife ‘Jane’ (real-name Catherine) in 1927 brought Wells into a period of self-reflection that resulted in The Book of Catherine Wells (1928) and Experiment in Autobiography (1934).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Adam Roberts
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  1. 1.Department of EnglishRoyal Holloway, University of LondonEghamUK

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