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The time machine

Author: H G Wells; Patrick Parrinder
Publisher: London, England ; New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 2005.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first and greatest portrayal of time travel is printed with a newly established text, a full biographical essay on Wells, a list of further reading, and detailed notes.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: H G Wells; Patrick Parrinder
ISBN: 9780141439976 0141439971 9780141442044 0141442042
OCLC Number: 57382282
Notes: Originally published in 1895.
Description: 104 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: H.G. Wells ; edited by Patrick Parrinder ; with an introduction by Marina Warner and notes by Steven McLean.
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When a Victorian scientist propels himself into the year 802,701 AD, he is initially delighted to find that suffering has been replaced by beauty, contentment and peace.  Read more...

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"[Wells] contrives to give over humanity into the clutches of the Impossible and yet manages to keep it down (or up) to its humanity, to its flesh, blood, sorrow, folly." --Joseph Conrad

 
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