The Island of Doctor Moreau

The Island of Doctor Moreau

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by H. G. Wells
     
 

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H.G. Wells called The Island of Doctor Moreau "an exercise in youthful blasphemy." The text of the novel is the narration of Edward Prendick, a shipwrecked man rescued by a passing boat who is left on the island home of Doctor Moreau, who creates sentient beings from animals via vivisection. The novel deals with a number of philosophical themes, including pain and… See more details below

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H.G. Wells called The Island of Doctor Moreau "an exercise in youthful blasphemy." The text of the novel is the narration of Edward Prendick, a shipwrecked man rescued by a passing boat who is left on the island home of Doctor Moreau, who creates sentient beings from animals via vivisection. The novel deals with a number of philosophical themes, including pain and cruelty, moral responsibility, human identity, and human interference with nature. . This classic novel has been formatted for optimal viewing on the Nook! It is equipped with an active Table of Contents for smooth and simple navigation!

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ISBN-13:
2940014435628
Publisher:
A & L eBooks
Publication date:
05/13/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
1 MB

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