Rightly hailed as one of the fathers of science fiction, Wells' influence is stil felt now more than seventy years after his death.
Four of his most famous novels are reproduced in this volume:
THE TIME MACHINE
THE ISLAND OF DOCTOR MOREAU
THE WAR OF THE WORLDS
THE FIRST MEN IN THE MOON
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About the Author
H.G. Wells (1866-1946) published his first novel, The Time Machine, to critical and popular acclaim in 1895. Socially progressive and visionary in intellect, he became one of the most prolific writers of his generation. Through books like The Invisible Man and War of the Worlds, he explored a wide variety of social, philosophical, and political ideas through the medium of what we now call science fiction.
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