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Flowers for Algernon

Author: Daniel Keyes
Publisher: Toronto ; New York : Bantam Books, 1985, ©1966.
Series: Bantam Books novel
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Charly Gordon, a mental defective, is used as a test case in an experiment to increase intelligence. In a few months time, he acquires a genius IQ, but the effect is not permanent and Charley regresses to a lower stage of retardation than before the experiment.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Keyes
ISBN: 0553256653 : 9780553256659
OCLC Number: 16956311
Description: 216 p. ; 17 cm.
Series Title: Bantam Books novel
Responsibility: by Daniel Keyes.

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Charly Gordon, a mental defective, is used as a test case in an experiment to increase intelligence. In a few months time, he acquires a genius IQ, but the effect is not permanent and Charley regresses to a lower stage of retardation than before the experiment.

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