Bicycles and Tripods
The Wheels of Chance (1896); The Invisible Man (1897); The War of the Worlds (1898)
Part of the Literary Lives book series (LL)
A detailed reading of two of Wells’s cycling adventure story The Wheels of Chance (1896) and two of the most influential science fiction novels ever written: The Invisible Man (1897); The War of the Worlds (1898).
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