Love and Mr Lewisham is an 1899 novel set in the 1880s by H. G. Wells. It was among his first outside the science fiction genre. Wells took considerable pains over the manuscript and said of it that "the writing was an altogether more serious undertaking than I have ever done before." He later included it in a 1933 anthology entitled Stories of Men and Women in Love. At the beginning of the novel, Mr. Lewisham is an 18-year-old schoolmaster at a boys' school in Sussex, earning forty pounds a year. He meets and falls in love with Ethel Henderson, who is paying a visit to relatives. His...
|Author:||H. G. Wells|
|Genre:||Novel, Fiction, Science Fiction, Speculative fiction|
|Number of editions:||11|