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The Science Fiction: Volume 1
by H.G. Wells
Combining the scientist's analytical view, the historian's sense of destiny, the novelist's vivid feel for everyday life, and the artist's limitless imagination, H.G. Wells crafted impressive fantasies--and the most exciting works of 20th century science fiction. Representing the four of his most unforgettable masterpiece are: The Time Machine, The Island of Dr. Moreau, Th ...more
Paperback, 640 pages
Published October 1st 2002 by Phoenix
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In 1866, (Herbert George) H.G. Wells was born to a working class family in Kent, England. Young Wells received a spotty education, interrupted by several illnesses and family difficulties, and became a draper's apprentice as a teenager. The headmaster of Midhurst Grammar School, where he had spent a year, arranged for him to return as an "usher," or student teacher. Wells earned a government ...moreMore about H.G. Wells...