Island of Dr.Moreau by H. G. Wells
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Island of Dr.Moreau
By H. G. Wells

The Island of Dr.Moreau

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Island of Dr.Moreau by H. G. Wells

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Written in 1896, "The Island of Dr. Moreau" is one of the earliest scientific romances. An instant sensation, it was meant as a commentary on Darwin s theory of evolution, which H. G. Wells stoutly believed. The story centers on the depraved Dr. Moreau, who conducts unspeakable animal experiments on a remote tropical island, with hideous, humanlike results. Edward Prendick, an English-man whose misfortunes bring him to the island, is witness to the Beast Folk s strange civilization and their eventual terrifying regression. While gene-splicing and bioengineering are common practices today, readers are still astounded at Wells s haunting vision and the ethical questions he raised a century before our time."

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780375760969
ISBN-10: 0375760962
Format: Paperback
(203mm x 133mm x 13mm)
Pages: 240
Imprint: Modern Library Inc
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
Publish Date: 5-Jan-2002
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - H. G. Wells

Peter Straub is the bestselling author of fourteen novels, including "Black House" (with Stephen King), "Ghost Story," "Koko," and "Mr. X." He has won three Bram Stoker Awards, two World Fantasy Awards, and the British Fantasy Award. He lives in New York City.

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