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The Time Machine

The Time Machine

A time traveller embarks on an astonishing journey into the future. His time machine transports him to a far-distant but dying world where humanity is divided into two classes: the graceful, idle Eloi who inhabit the surface of the world, and the ugly, nocturnal Morlocks who live... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780140861730
Published 11 February 1995 by Penguin
Format Audio cassette/Audio, Abridged edition
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Audio CD
Trade Paperback
Library Binding
Pre-recorded digital audio player
Mixed media product
Audio cassette
Author(s) By Wells, H. G.
Read by Cox, Brian
Series Penguin audiobooks
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ISBN-13 9780140861730
ISBN-10 0140861734
Stock Out of stock
Status Out of print
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Penguin Audiobooks
Publication Date 11 February 1995
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Audio cassette/Audio, Abridged edition
Edition Abridged edition
Author(s) By Wells, H. G.
Read by Cox, Brian
Series Penguin audiobooks
Category Audio / Visual (Audio books, Music, DVDs, CDROMs)
Science Fiction
Classic Fiction
Number of Pages 2
Dimensions Width: 110mm
Height: 140mm
Spine: 17mm
Weight 131g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Science Fiction & Fantasy
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 823.912
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

The distant future, 710,802 A.D. A dying Earth. In this bleak classic, the prototypical science-fiction story, Wells weaves together a gripping account of the Time Traveler who, as he encounters two races--the effete Eloi and the predatory Morlocks--witnesses the dramatic evolutiionary events that culminate in a horrifying end.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

US Review W. A. Dwiggins has illustrated this new edition of one of Wells' most famous stories, previously available only in a high-priced limited edition. (Kirkus Reviews)

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