First Men In The Moon, The [read By Tim Pigott-smith]

Tim Pigott-smith reads from the 1901 novel by HG Wells.

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Tim Pigott-smith reads from the 1901 novel by HG Wells.|Penniless businessman Mr Bedford meets the brilliant Cavor, an absent-minded scientist on the brink of developing a material that can negate the power of gravity.|Cavor soon succeeds in his experiments and tells a stunned Bedford that the invention makes possible one of the oldest dreams of humanity: a journey to the moon.|Abridged by Neville Teller.|A Heavy Entertainment production for BBC Radio 4.|Penniless businessman Mr Bedford meets the brilliant Cavor, a scientist with a dream.|Penniless businessman Mr Bedford meets the brilliant Cavor, an absent-minded scientist with a dream. Read by Tim Pigott-Smith.|
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Cavor and Bedford travel to the moon in a sphere covered with a new material that blocks the effect of gravity, and they encounter a strange new world and new life forms.|Cavor and Bedford travel to the moon, where they encounter a strange new world.|Cavor and Bedford travel to the moon, where they encounter a strange and dangerous new world. Read by Tim Pigot-Smith.|Cavor and Bedford travel to the moon, where they encounter a strange and dangerous new world. Read by Tim Pigott-Smith.|
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The intrepid explorers encounter advanced, intelligent beings on the moon, but it is a meeting of worlds that proves far from harmonious.|The intrepid explorers encounter intelligent beings on the moon. But are they friendly?|The intrepid explorers encounter advanced, intelligent beings on the moon. But are they friendly? Read by Tim Pigot-Smith.|The intrepid explorers encounter advanced, intelligent beings on the moon. But are they friendly? Read by Tim Pigott-Smith.
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Bedford and Cavor are now fugitives from the moon's inhabitants, the Selenites.|They discover a new, terrifying aspect to life there as they feverishly search for their spaceship in order to escape.|The intrepid explorers run for their lives from the moon's inhabitants, the Selenites.|The intrepid explorers are now running for their lives from the moon's inhabitants, the Selenites. Read by Tim Pigot-Smith.|The intrepid explorers are now running for their lives from the moon's inhabitants, the Selenites. Read by Tim Pigott-Smith.
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The first moon mission comes to a surprising and unexpected conclusion.|Bedford and Cavor's mission to the moon comes to a surprising and unexpected conclusion.|Bedford and Cavor's mission to the moon comes to a surprising and unexpected conclusion. Read by Tim Pigot-Smith.|