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Often referred to as the ‘father of science fiction’, H.G. Wells’ tales of time travel and alien invasion have enthralled generations.

His 1898, novel, The War of The Worlds, tells the story of an invasion from Mars and the ensuing conflict between the martians and mankind. Over the years, there have been many cinematic adaptations and a musical version of the book, but never has there been a fully illustrated coffee table book with classic scenes brought to life.

H.G. Wells: The War of the Worlds Illustrated is a 276 page hardback book that contains the original book text, expertly brought to life through a series of illustrations by artist, Adam Rufino. The book contains nearly 100 full-colour artworks. Also in the book is an introduction by science fiction author Adam Roberts, a large feature on the life and works of H.G. Wells and an interview with Adam Rufino which showcases his concept sketches from the books development.

Book specifications
276 pages. 297mm x 210mm, Lithographic print, Metallic silver ink, Hardback, Sewn binding, shrink wrapped.

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4.9 Based on 10 Reviews
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SI
06/02/2020
Stefan I.
Sweden Sweden
I recommend this product
A classic Sci-Fi story in a very nice package.

The material used feels like high quality, the print is excellent and the artwork helps you immerse yourself in the story.

JP
06/02/2020
Jean-Michel P.
France France
I recommend this product
Aside from retro collection, an excellent addition from BB

The print quality is astonishing (as always)! I like the content and the chapter's progression. I'm not very familiar with "the war of the worlds". I just knew about Orson Wells telling that novel live on Radio. So for me, it's a real discovery. Far better than I thought. I liked it very much!

VD
05/31/2020
Vito D.
Italy Italy
I recommend this product
Nice book

Very good quality. Starting from packaging, ending to the quality of the editing and the beauty of the artwork everything was very good. Bitmap books is sign of optimal reading experience. We wait for you in italian Language.

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JF
05/22/2020
Jason F.
United States United States
I recommend this product
Beautiful book!

An amazing edition of War of the Worlds. The illustrations are gorgeous and the entire layout of the book is engaging.

SJ
05/21/2020
Stephen J.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
I recommend this product
Excellent.

Incredible quality, a superb book. This is a must buy for War of the Worlds fans. Highly recommended.