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The island of Dr. Moreau

Author: H G Wells
Publisher: New York : Bantam Dell, 2005.
Series: Bantam classic.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : Bantam Classic reissue edView all editions and formats
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This haunting classic by Wells, a dark fable about the characteristics of beasts blurring as the animals turn into men, serves as a compelling reminder of the horrors that reckless experiments with nature can produce.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Science fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(OCoLC)59823559
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: H G Wells
ISBN: 9780553901108 0553901109
OCLC Number: 612306806
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 140 pages).
Series Title: Bantam classic.
Other Titles: Island of Doctor Moreau
Responsibility: by H.G. Wells ; with an introduction by Alan Lightman.

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This haunting classic by Wells, a dark fable about the characteristics of beasts blurring as the animals turn into men, serves as a compelling reminder of the horrors that reckless experiments with nature can produce.

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