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A gripping and entertaining tale of terror and suspense as well as a potent Faustian allegory of hubris and science run amok, The Invisible Man endures as one of the signature stories in the literature of science fiction. A brilliant scientist uncovers the secret to invisibility, but his grandiose dreams and the power he unleashes cause him to spiral into intrigue, madness, and murder. The inspiration for countless imitations and film adaptations, The Invisible Man is as remarkable and relevant today as it was a hundred years ago. As Arthur C. Clarke points out in his Introduction, “The interest of the story . . . lies not in its scientific concepts, but in the brilliantly worked out development of the theme of invisibility. If one could be invisible, then what?”

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Synopsis:

Spine-tingling and entertaining, The Invisible Man is a science fiction classic and a penetrating, unflinching look into the heart of human nature. To its

About the Author

Arthur C. Clarke is the author of more than sixty works of science fiction, including 2001: A Space Odyssey and Childhood’s End. He lives in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780553901092
Publisher:
Bantam Books
Subject:
Classics
Edited by:
Anthony West
Author:
Wells, H. G.
Author:
Herbert George Wells
Author:
Wells, Herbert George
Subject:
Fiction-Classics
Subject:
Fiction : Classics
Subject:
British and irish fiction (fictional works by
Subject:
British and irish
Subject:
Novels and novellas
Subject:
Science Fiction - General
Subject:
Science fiction
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
Science Fiction and Fantasy-A to Z
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
19830801
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
160

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