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The island of Doctor Moreau.

Author: H G Wells
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 1896.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Edward Prendick, a young naturalist, is shipwrecked on the Pacific island where Doctor Moreau, once-famous vivisector, is "humanizing" animals. Strange newly-moulded creatures inhabit the island and some have been made into Beast Men, able to think and speak. Moreau, his drunken assistant Montgomery and Prendick are the only true humans - their greatest fear that one day the Beast Men will taste blood ...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Classic fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: H G Wells
OCLC Number: 734101600

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Edward Prendick, a young naturalist, is shipwrecked on the Pacific island where Doctor Moreau, once-famous vivisector, is "humanizing" animals. Strange newly-moulded creatures inhabit the island and some have been made into Beast Men, able to think and speak. Moreau, his drunken assistant Montgomery and Prendick are the only true humans - their greatest fear that one day the Beast Men will taste blood ...

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