“ I ’ve had a most amazing time. ” So begins the Time Traveller’s astonishing immediate account of his trip,000 times beyond his own period and the story that launchedH.G. Wells’s successful career and earned him his character as the father of wisdom fabrication. With a academic vault that still fires the imagination, Wells sends his stalwart discoverer to face a future burdened with our topmosthopes.and our darkest fears. A pull of the Time Machine’s switch propels him to the age of a sluggishly dying Earth. There he discovers two crazy races — the ethereal Eloi and the subsurface Morlocks — who not only emblematize the duality of mortal nature, but offer a intimidating portrayal of the men of hereafter as well. Published in 1895, this masterpiece of invention charmed compendiums on the threshold of a new century. Thanks to Wells’s expert liar and instigative sapience, The Time Machine will continue to enthrall compendiums for generations to come.