The Island of Dr. Moreau by H. G. Wells

The Island of Dr. Moreau by H. G. Wells

by H. G. Wells

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The Island of Dr. Moreau by H. G. Wells by H. G. Wells

This Halcyon Classics ebook is H. G. Wells' classic work of science fiction and horror THE ISLAND OF DR. MOREAU. Edward Prendick is shipwrecked in the Pacific. Rescued by Doctor Moreau's assistant he is taken to the doctor's island home where he discovers the doctor has been experimenting on the animal inhabitants of the island, creating bizarre proto-humans...

Product Details

BN ID: 2940011816451
Publisher: Halcyon Press Ltd.
Publication date: 10/07/2010
Series: Halcyon Classics , #1
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 979,159
File size: 104 KB

About the Author

Herbert George Wells (1866-1946) was a prolific 19th- and 20th century science fiction writer. Together with French author Jules Verne, Wells has been called "The Father of Science Fiction." Among his more noteworthy books are THE TIME MACHINE, THE ISLAND OF DR. MOREAU, THE INVISIBLE MAN, THE WAR OF THE WORLDS, and THE FIRST MEN IN THE MOON.

Date of Birth:

September 21, 1866

Date of Death:

August 13, 1946

Place of Birth:

Bromley, Kent, England

Place of Death:

London, England

Education:

Normal School of Science, London, England

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The Island of Dr. Moreau by H. G. Wells 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
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Wow! I absolutely loved this book. I know Wells is most known for War of the Worlds, but The Island of Dr. Moreau was incredible. There were so many ideas to think about from science and philosophy to the realation to the world we live in today. This is a classicthat I will always remember. I wish I would have read it a long time ago. The development of the island and characters were great and memorable. I recommend to all.
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