Cover of: Brave New World | Aldous Huxley

About the Book

'One of the most important books to have been published since the war', according to the Daily Telegraph. Far in the future the World Controllers have created the ideal society. Through clever use of genetic engineering, brainwashing and recreational sex and drugs all its members are happy consumers. Bernard Marx seems alone in harbouring an ill-defined longing to break free. A visit to one of the few remaining Savage Reservations where the old, imperfect life still continues, may be the cure for his distress...

Edition Notes

Genre Fiction.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class 823/.912
Library of Congress PR6015.U9 B65 1998

The Physical Object

Pagination xvii, 270 p. ;
Number of pages 270

ID Numbers

Open Library OL349156M
Internet Archive bravenewworld00huxl_1
ISBN 10 0060929871
LC Control Number 98008385
Library Thing 1977
Goodreads 5129

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