Travel back to 1896 to travel ahead thosands of years in future
The concepts and ideas of a book written way back in 1896 are fairly advance and the thought process of the writer depicted in this book has inspired generations of science-fiction writers and movie makers. Having said that it is a short book with its own shortcomings now when I read it in the 21st century but its a peculiar experience wherein you time-travel back into time to the 19th century and from there into hundreds of thousands of years into future. Fancy that, since in the 19th centur...
I bought this novel from book fair, got Rs10 off. One of the best works of H G Wells but the Rupa publication has too many spelling errors and the last two chapters are mixed up and also different from original. Never buy a book from Rupa Publication. It destroyed my reading experience.
the first and formost problem with the book is nothing is elaborate. the story starts abruptly and ends abruptly. the book could have been better if emphasis would have been given on the story rather than high end printing and use of extensive artwork. the book can be completed within an hour of reading. not a good reading experience at all.