The Cone Illustrated (Paperback)

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The Cone is a short story by H. G. Wells, first published in 1895 in Unicorn. It was intended to be "the opening chapter of a sensational novel set in the Five Towns", later abandoned.The story is set at an ironworks in Stoke-on-Trent, in Staffordshire. An artist is there to depict the industrial landscape; the manager of the ironworks discovers his affair with his wife, and takes him on a tour of the factory, where there are dangerous features.

Product Details
ISBN: 9798732401387
Publisher: Independently Published
Publication Date: April 3rd, 2021
Pages: 30
Language: English