Five Great Science Fiction Novels

Five Great Science Fiction Novels

by H. G. Wells, H.G. Wells

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Overview

Here, in an attractive gift box, are unabridged editions of the five most popular science-fiction novels of H. G. Wells: The First Men in the Moon, The Invisible Man, The Time Machine, The Island of Dr. Moreau,and The War of the Worlds. Five remarkably prescient works by the "father" of modern science fiction include The First Men in the Moon, a 1901 novel about lunar life; The Invisible Man, the story of a scientist whose experiments take a terrifying turn; The Time Machine, a journey into the future; The Island of Dr. Moreau, the exploits of a mad surgeon; and The War of the Worlds, a grippingly realistic tale of hostile invaders from Mars.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780486439785
Publisher: Dover Publications
Publication date: 09/08/2004
Series: Thrift Edition Series
Pages: 640
Product dimensions: 5.32(w) x 8.46(h) x 1.81(d)
Age Range: 11 - 12 Years

About the Author

A pioneer of science fiction, H. G. Wells (1866-1946) wrote thrilling adventures about time travel, space exploration, alien invasion, and scientific experiments gone awry. His tales of obsession, revelation, and discovery remain compellingly readable and relevant.

Date of Birth:

September 21, 1866

Date of Death:

August 13, 1946

Place of Birth:

Bromley, Kent, England

Place of Death:

London, England

Education:

Normal School of Science, London, England

Table of Contents

270718 The Invisible Man
284727 The Time Machine
290271 The Island of Dr. Moreau
295060 The War of the Worlds
414183 The First Men in the Moon

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