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Gathered together in one hardcover volume: three timeless novels from the founding father of science fiction. The first great novel to imagine time travel, Time Machine (1895) follows its scientist narrator on an incredible journey that takes him finally Earth’s last moments—and perhaps his own. who discovers how transform himself Invisible Man (1897) will also discover, too late, he has become unmoored society and own sanity. War Worlds (1898)—the seminal masterpiece alien invasion adapted by Orson Welles for notorious 1938 radio drama, subsequently several filmmakers—imagines a fierce race Martians devastate Earth feed their human victims while voracious vegetation, red weed, spreads over ruined planet. Here are classic fiction that, more than century after original publication, show no sign losing grip readers’ imaginations.

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