Brought together in this anthology are some of the earliest works of science fiction written in the English language. With themes ranging from time travel to Martian invasion, the book contains "The Time Machine", "The Island of Dr Moreau", "The War of the Worlds" and "The First Men in the Moon".
Science Fiction Summary
Science Fiction: v. 1 by H. G. Wells
A collection of four great novels in one book- The Time Machine, The Island Doctor Moreau,The War of The Worlds and The First Men In The Moon.
About H. G. Wells
HG Wells was born in Bromley, Kent in 1866. After working as a draper's apprentice and pupil-teacher, he won a scholarship to the Normal School of Science in 1884, studying under T H Huxley. He was awarded a first-class honours degree in biology and resumed teaching but had to retire after a kick from an ill-natured pupil afflicted his kidneys. He worked in poverty in London as a crammer while experimenting in journalism and stories. It was with The Time Mac
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