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The Invisible Man
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Dover Pubns
Publication date February 1, 1992
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780486270715
ISBN-10 0486270718
Dimensions 0.25 by 5.25 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.20 lbs.
Original list price $3.00
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First published in 1897, The Invisible Man ranks as one of the most famous scientific fantasies ever written. Part of a series of pseudoscientific romances written by H. G. Wells (1866–1946) early in his career, the novel helped establish the British author as one of the first and best writers of science fiction.
Wells' years as a science student undoubtedly inspired a number of his early works, including this strikingly original novel. Set in turn-of-the-century England, the story focuses on Griffin, a scientist who has discovered the means to make himself invisible. His initial, almost comedic, adventures are soon overshadowed by the bizarre streak of terror he unleashes upon the inhabitants of a small village.
Notable for its sheer invention, suspense, and psychological nuance, The Invisible Man continues to enthrall science-fiction fans today as it did the reading public nearly 100 years ago.



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