New Bodies for Old

New Bodies for Old

( French - Le Docteur Lerne, Sous-Dieu 1908 )

novel by Maurice Renard

translator not given

Published: The Macaulay Company - hardback - 1923
ISBN: none

A sinister Scientist's experiments in grafting produce, for example rats with leaves, and the transplantation of a man's brain into a bull's body, and vice versa, resulting in a smart cow and a Minotaur. Ultimately the German villain who has already occupied the scientist's brain transplants himself into the body of a car, but the machinery, thus rendered mortal, putrefies.



titled "Doctor Lerne", translated by Brian Stableford ( French Science Fiction 33 )
Black Coat Press - trade paperback - 2010
ISBN: 1935558153 / 9781935558156

Black Coat Press ( Barnes & Noble ) - Nook - 2011
BN ID: 2940013876071

Black Coat Press ( Amazon ) - Kindle - 2011

Introduction by Brian Stableford
M. Dupont's Vacations ( aka Les Vacances de M. Dupont 1905 )
Doctor Lerne ( aka Le Docteur Lerne, Sous-Dieu 1908 )
Scientific Marvel Fiction and its Effect on the Consciousness of Progress ( essay ) ( aka Du Roman merveilleux-scientifique et de son action sur l'intelligence du progrès 1909)
Afterword by Brian Stableford.

M. Dupont's Vacations
Time Travel into a Prehistoric SF territory inhabited by dinosaurs.


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