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The island of Doctor Moreau

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Mad surgeon-turned-vivisectionist performs ghoulish experiments that transform animals into men. Early Wells personification of the scientific quest to control the natural world and, ultimately, human nature.
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title_display The island of Doctor Moreau
title_full The Island of Doctor Moreau, The island of Doctor Moreau / H. G. Wells ; edited with an introduction and notes by Darryl Jones, The island of Doctor Moreau / H.G. Wells ; edited by Patrick Parrinder ; with an introduction by Margaret Atwood and notes by Steven Mclean
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