The Invisible Man Author:H.G. Wells It began with a quiet country inn - and a mysterious stranger, his features masked by gloves, dark glasses, and bandages that completely covered his head. Then came weird noises, the disembodied ravings, the phantom robberies, the haunted furniture... — The violence...the rampages...the killing. — An obscure scientist named Griffin has found a way... more » to turn skin, flesh, blood, and bones invisible - and tried the formula on himself. He could go anywhere; spy, steal; menace anyone. The Invisible Man had only two problems.