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The lost world

Author: Arthur Conan Doyle; Ian Duncan
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Series: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : New ed.View all editions and formats
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Summary:
The first in Arthur Conan Doyle's series of books featuring the popular character of Professor Challenger, The Lost World is a classic tale of adventure and discovery. A scientific team embarks on an expedition to a South American plateau in the Amazon rainforest, where they find a seemingly impenetrable and dangerous world that has been frozen in time since the age of dinosaurs. This new critical edition explores  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Conan Doyle; Ian Duncan
ISBN: 9780199538799 0199538794
OCLC Number: 234297085
Notes: This ed. originally published: 1998.
Description: xxxi, 199 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Note on the text --
Select bibliography --
A chronology of Arthur Conan Doyle --
The Lost World --
Explanatory notes.
Series Title: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Responsibility: Arthur Conan Doyle.

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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 prehistoric creatures roamed the Earth. This classic tale still excites the  Read more...
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