The Time Machine Author:H.G. Wells The Fourth Dimension...and Beyond! — At 4 p.m., the inventor entered his labratory, climbed into the saddle of his strange vehicle and nervously pulled a lever. — At 8 p.m. that same evening, the inventor emerged from teh craft - filthy, starved and near exhaustion. He staggered to the dinner table and informed his astonished guests that he had ju... more »st spent eight full days...in the year 802,701!
Thus begins THE TIME MACHINE, H.G. Wells' immortal masterpiece of the imagination. First published in 1895, the story deals with nothing less than the final demise of mankind, half-a-million years in the future. Remarkably detailed and insightful, Wells' description of the Eloi and the Morlocks-two conflicting races of the future- presents the author at the pinnicle of his story-telling power. In the 75 years since its appearance, this gripping take has achieved a reputation as a masterpiece of teh science-fiction genre.« less