The Lost World

The Lost World

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Dieses Werk gilt als gemeinfrei in den USA (Veröffentlichung vor 1923) und in der Staaten, wo der Urheberrechtsschutz 70 Jahre nach dem Tod des Autors endet.

The Lost World is a novel released in 1912 by Arthur Conan Doyle concerning an expedition to a plateau in South America where prehistoric animals (dinosaurs and other extinct creatures) still survive. The character of Professor Challenger was introduced in this book. Interestingly, for a seminal work of dinosaur-related fiction, the animals only occupy a small portion of the narrative. Much more time is devoted to a war between early human hominids and a vicious tribe of ape-like creatures.

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Gwangi
Gwangi
Mittwoch, 23. Dezember 2009, 04:10 Uhr

THE LOST WORLD by SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE is an adventure of the first water, and as readable today as it was in 1912. The story was original serialized in STRAND magazine.

The main character, Edward Malone, is a young reporter who decides to seek out danger and adventure in order to impress his would-be fiancee. A "dangerous assignment" from his editor brings him into the company of the eccentric scientist Professor Challenger. Challenger's reputation is at risk with the Royal Society, because… (mehr)


stangill
stangill
Samstag, 24. Januar 2009, 12:57 Uhr

Thanks Feedbooks because I am getting some great reads for my Sony EReader and I can try new (to me) authors without it costing me a fortune or frequent trips to the library. The service you provide is great.
Many thanks
Stan Gill



Buchdetails  


Sprache: Englisch

Veröffentlicht in: 1912

Wortanzahl: 75.449 Wörter (≈ etwa 5 Stunden)

Quelle: Wikisource

Urheberrechte: Dieses Werk gilt als gemeinfrei in den USA (Veröffentlichung vor 1923) und in der Staaten, wo der Urheberrechtsschutz 70 Jahre nach dem Tod des Autors endet.


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