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The island of Doctor Moreau

Author: Fiona Beddall; H G Wells
Publisher: Harlow : Pearson Education, 2008.
Series: Penguin readers., Level 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Audio book, etc. : Fiction   Sound Recording : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A mad surgeon-turned-vivisectionist on a remote island performs ghoulish experiments that transform animals into men. It is one of Wells's earliest and most sinister personifications of the scientific quest to control and manipulate the natural world, and, ultimately, human nature itself.
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Genre/Form: Readers (Adult)
Problems and exercises
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Book, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Fiona Beddall; H G Wells
ISBN: 9781405881906 9781405879125 1405881909 1405879122 9781405849999 1405849991 9781405851732 1405851732
OCLC Number: 975460596
Notes: First published in 2007.
Reading level: Pre-Intermediate.
Description: vii, 54 pages : color illustrations ; 20 cm + 2 CDs (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Series Title: Penguin readers., Level 3.
Other Titles: Island of Dr Moreau
Responsibility: H.G. Wells ; retold by Fiona Beddall.

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