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|Title||:||The Time Machine/The Invisible Man|
|Author||:||H.G. Wells, Alfred MacAdam|
|Publisher||:||Barnes Noble Classics|
|Number of Pages||:||288|
|Category||:||Classics, Fantasy, Literature, Science fiction|
PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Time Machine/The Invisible Man i The Time Machine and The Invisible Man i by b H G Wells b is part of the i i Barnes amp Noble Classics i i series which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader including new scholarship thoughtful design and pages of carefully crafted extras Here are some of the remarkable features of i Barnes amp Noble Classics i .
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i The Time Machine i b H G Wells b s first novel is a tale of Darwinian evolution taken to its extreme Its hero a young scientist travels years into the future and discovers a dying earth populated by two strange humanoid species the brutal Morlocks and the gentle but nearly helpless Eloi .
i The Invisible Man i mixes chilling terror suspense and acute psychological understanding into a tale of an equally adventurous scientist who discovers the formula for invisibility a secret that drives him mad .
Immensely popular during his lifetime H G Wells along with Jules Verne is credited with inventing science fiction This new volume offers two of Wells s best loved and most critically acclaimed scientific romances In each the author grounds his fantastical imagination in scientific fact and conjecture while lacing his narrative with vibrant action not merely to tell a ripping yarn but to offer a biting critique on the world around him The strength of Mr Wells wrote Arnold Bennett lies in the fact that he is not only a scientist but a most talented student of character especially quaint character He will not only ingeniously describe for you a scientific miracle but he will set down that miracle in the midst of a country village sketching with excellent humour the inn landlady the blacksmith the chemist s apprentice the doctor and all the other persons whom the miracle affects .
b Alfred Mac Adam b teaches literature at Barnard College Columbia University He is a translator and art critic