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Brave new world —Huxley, Aldous, 1894-1963.

Far into the future, the World Controllers have created the ideal society. Through clever use of genetic engineering, brainwashing and recreational sex and drugs, all of its members are happy consumers. Except for Bernar...

Brave new world : and, Brave new world revisited —Huxley, Aldous, 1894-1963.

The astonishing novel Brave New World, originally published in 1932, presents Aldous Huxley's vision of the future-of a world utterly transformed. Through the most efficient scientific and psychological engineering, peop...

Jane Eyre

Jane comes to Thornfield Hall as a governess to the young ward of Edward Rochester. Denied love all her life, Jane can't help but be attracted to the intelligent, vibrant, energetic Mr. Rochester, a man twice her age. Bu...

The spoken word. Aldous Huxley —Huxley, Aldous, 1894-1963.
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2010
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Historic recordings of the writer in radio talks and interviews. Huxley discusses his life as a writer, his books and issues of contemporary interest, including political nationalism, the division between the arts and sc...

Pride and prejudice

The story of the five Bennett sisters living in early 19th century England. Their mother is scheming to make prestigious marriages for them. Focuses on Elizabeth Bennett, who mistakenly finds the rich Mr. Darcy an oaf, e...

Island —Huxley, Aldous, 1894-1963.

For 120 years, an ideal society has flourished on a Pacific island where drug use and open sex are encouraged, and children are not at the mercy of one set of parents. Inevitably, this island of bliss attracts the envy a...

The crows of Pearblossom —Huxley, Aldous, 1894-1963.

A rattlesnake eats every one of Mrs. Crow's eggs until Old Man Owl hatches an idea to solve the problem.

Brave new world, by Aldous Huxley

This volume of criticism presents a variety of new essays on Aldous Huxley's Brave New World , a classic in the science fiction and dystopian genres. These essays delve into the cultural, historical, comparative and crit...

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