Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

H. G. Wells Coin

H. G. Wells, 1943

A new British coin commemorating science fiction author H. G. Wells has been criticized for featuring multiple errors, including the decision to give his famous “tripod” machine from The War of the Worlds¬†four legs! And the legend written around the rim of the coin, “GOOD BOOKS ARE THE WAREHOUSES OF IDEAS”, is not an actual quotation by Wells. And that isn’t the end of the errors. Read more (CNN)