THE ISLAND OF DR MOREAU

THE ISLAND OF DR MOREAU

By: Wells, H G

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Tor Classics are affordably-priced editions designed to attract the young reader. Original dynamic cover art enthusiastically represents the excitement of each story. Appropriate "reader friendly" type sizes have been chosen for each title--offering clear, accurate, and readable text. All editions are complete and unabridged, and feature Introductions and Afterwords.
This edition of "The Island of Dr. Moreau "includes a Foreword, Biographical Note, and Afterword by Elisabeth Engstrom.
After a collision between two ships in rough seas, a "private gentlemen"--the wreck's sole survivor--languished for eight days under a merciless sun. With neither food to eat nor water to drink, death seemed a certainty. But miraculously, Edward Prendick survived.
Yet what he was to encounter in the days ahead was more horrible and terrifying than any death he could ever have imagined. For the island on which he landed was the home of the infamous Dr. Moreau.
Exiled from England because of his gruesome experiments in vivisection, Moreau has taken up residence in this remote paradise in order to continue his work. His goal: To create a new, superior race of beings His legacy, however, would prove to be a nightmare beyond comprehension...

Title: THE ISLAND OF DR MOREAU

Author Name: Wells, H G

Categories: Literature, Science Fiction & Fantasy,

Publisher: Tor Classics: 1996

ISBN Number: 0812567072

ISBN Number 13: 9780812567076

Binding: Mass Market PB

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 139332

Description: Tor Classics; 160 pages