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Wells is the Prospero of all the brave new worlds of the mind, and the Shakespeare of science fiction.
- Brian Aldiss on H.G. Wells
H.G. Wells is often referred to as 'father of science fiction'. His works have been continually adapted to stage and screen and remain pertinent to a modern audience. This beautiful hardcover compendium with dust jacket assembles four of his most iconic novels:
- War of the Worlds
- The Invisible Man
- The First Men in the Moon
- The Time Machine.
Whether concerning alien invasion, time travel or the risks of scientific development, these tales examine the potential futures of humanity which are at once thrilling and terrifying. ABOUT THE SERIES:
The World Classics Library series gathers together the work of authors and philosophers whose ideas have stood the test of time. Perfect for bibliophiles, these gorgeous jacketed hardcovers are a wonderful addition to any bookshelf.