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The lost world and other thrilling tales

Author: Arthur Conan Doyle; Philip Gooden
Publisher: London ; New York, N.Y. : Penguin, ©2001.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Spurred by the woman he loves, young journalist Edward Malone eagerly joins forces with irascible Professor Challenger on an expedition to South America. Their mission is to verify Professor Challenger's claim of the existence of a Lost World: a mysterious Jurassic-age plateau untouched by human civilization, which holds the promise of treasure and of terror.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Conan Doyle; Philip Gooden
ISBN: 0140437657 9780140437652 0141007044 9780141007045
OCLC Number: 48193912
Description: xxxiv, 348 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: The lost world --
The poison belt --
The terror of Blue John Gap --
The horror of the heights.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Arthur Conan Doyle ; edited with an introduction and notes by Philip Gooden.
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A scientific expedition sets out to explore a plateau in South America that remains frozen in time from the days when dinosaurs roamed the Earth. Seemingly impossible to penetrate, this lost world  Read more...

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