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World Classics Library: H. G. Wells: The War of the Worlds, the Invisible Man, the First Men in the Moon, the Time Machine (Hardcover)

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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.

About the Author


Herbert George Wells was a prolific writer born in Kent in 1866. He was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature no fewer than four times. He was passionate about politics as well as literature and his output included several nonfiction pieces to go with his array of short stories and novels.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781839406898
ISBN-10: 1839406895
Publisher: Sirius Entertainment
Publication Date: October 1st, 2020
Pages: 640
Language: English