top of page
Product Page: Stores_Product_Widget

copyright 1961; Garden City Books publishers, New York; hardbound with blue and black boards and gilt lettering; some fading of spine; book in good condition with tight binding and clean pages; this is a very thick book.


Description -

The Outline of History, subtitled either "The Whole Story of Man" or "Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind", is a work by H. G. Wells that first appeared in an illustrated version of 24 fortnightly installments beginning on 22 November 1919 and was published as a single volume in 1920. It sold more than two million copies, was translated into many languages, and had a considerable impact on the teaching of history in institutions of higher education. Wells modelled the Outline on the Encyclopédie of Denis Diderot.



The Outline of History by H.G. Wells

SKU: BS23b
    bottom of page