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Old 09-23-2009, 05:09 AM   #1
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Free copy of The Time Machine by H.G. Wells (BooksOnBoard)

I know, H.G. Wells writings are available via Project Gutenberg and on the Adelaide Uni etext site:

http://ebooks.adelaide.edu.au/w/wells/hg/

But to celebrate the birthday of H.G. Wells (21 Sept 1866) BooksOnBoard are offering the Time Machine for free - in ePub, ADE and Mobi formats. So if you want to save yourself the trouble of converting the free HTML or TXT versions to whatever format you like, and want to try your new ePub/ADE or Mobi firmware, but don't want to pay for the privilege, then you can grab a free copy:

http://www.booksonboard.com/index.ph...ok&BOOK=252229

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We already have nice versions of it in the MR library right here .
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We already have nice versions of it in the MR library right here .
And I'm sure they're better formatted and free of errors as well (the MR versions, that is) - it seems every eBook I buy is loaded with typos and format errors.
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Old 09-23-2009, 05:24 AM   #4
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Harry, I only see an lrf version. Are there other formats here?
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Old 09-23-2009, 05:49 AM   #6
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I second, third and eleventy this sentiment.

Especially as it was the good chap's birthday only recently. Although I doubt he was celebrating...
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