H.G. Wells Collectors Book of Science Fiction


This is a very nice collectible hardcover with wonderfully illustrated dust jacket. 1986 Castle Books edition. It is crisp and clean inside and the dust jacket is clean and shiny. Pictorial "War of the Worlds" full color jacket. The book is in fine/as new condition. Crisp and clean, unmarked inside. Binding is tight and straight.
Includes the following complete books: The War of The World, The First Men In The Moon, Stories of the Stone Age, When the Sleeper Wakes. Also includes many other short stories. All complete stories include the original illustrations.

H.G. Wells was an English writer, born in 1866. He was prolific in many genres but became known, along with Jules Verne and Hugo Gernsback, as the father of science fiction. He was a futurist who envisioned time travel, alien invasion, and biological engineering. His training was in biology and an outspoken socialist. He was a diabetic, who in 1934 c0-founded the charity The Diabetic Association. (Diabetic UK today).

This handsome addition is a must for any science fiction of literary library. Thank you for looking

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