Audiobook of The Evolutionist at Large

The Evolutionist at Large

by Grant Allen

This is a thrilling tale that combines the captivating realms of science and suspense. From the very first page, readers are plunged into an enigmatic world where evolutionary theory meets the shadows of a gripping mystery. Professor Edward Casaubon, a renowned and eccentric evolutionist, finds himself entangled in a series of perplexing events that challenge both his intellect and his very existence. As he travels across continents in pursuit of scientific truths, he becomes embroiled in a web of treachery and deceit that threatens to shatter his world. From the fog-laden streets of Victorian London to the remote corners of the globe, Casaubon's journey takes him to exotic locations, where he encounters a diverse cast of characters, each harboring their own secrets. As he delves deeper into his investigations, he discovers that the answers he seeks lie hidden within the very fabric of nature itself. With each breakthrough, Casaubon edges closer to unlocking the mysteries of life's evolution. Yet, as the stakes rise, he realizes that the forces opposing him are as relentless as they are powerful. He must navigate a dangerous landscape where scientific discovery intertwines with political machinations and the shadowy underworld. As the Evolutionist at Large, Casaubon is pushed to his limits, both mentally and physically, as he races against time to unravel the truth. Will he triumph over the forces that seek to silence him? Or will he become yet another casualty in a battle that transcends the boundaries of science? Grant Allen weaves a mesmerizing tale of intrigue and intellectual pursuit, blurring the lines between scientific exploration and heart-pounding suspense. The Evolutionist at Large is a gripping adventure that will leave readers captivated until the very last page, questioning the nature of truth and the power of knowledge.

Book Details

Language

English

Original Language

English

Published In

1881

Author

Grant Allen image

Charles Grant Blairfindie Allen was a Canadian science writer and novelist, educated in England. He was a public promoter of evolution in the second half of the nineteenth cen...

More on Grant Allen

Listen/Download Audiobook

Read by:
00:00
Playback Speed 1.0
00:00
  • Select Speed

Related books

Homogenic Love and Its Place in a Free Society Cover image

Homogenic Love and Its Place in a Free Society by Edward Carpenter

This pamphlet by LGBT pioneer and philosopher Edward Carpenter was originally intended to form part of his work "Love's Coming of Age", but was remove...

Essays, First Series Cover image

Essays, First Series by Ralph Waldo Emerson

Essays: First Series, is a series of essays written by Ralph Waldo Emerson, published in 1841, concerning transcendentalism. This book contains: • "H...

Redskin and Cow-Boy: A Tale of the Western Plains Cover image

Redskin and Cow-Boy: A Tale of the Western Plains by G. A. Henty

The central interest of this story is found in the many adventures of an English lad who seeks employment as a cowboy on a cattle ranch. His experienc...

The Defendant  Cover image

The Defendant by Gilbert K. Chesterton

A collection of reprinted articles on a wide-range of subjects, all in the unique style of G. K. Chesterton. Using wit, paradox, and good humor he “de...

An Angler's Hours Cover image

An Angler's Hours by Hugh Tempest Sheringham

In this, Sheringham shares his love of fishing and the outdoors with his readers. He describes the thrill of catching a fish and the peacefulness of b...

The Adventure of the Copper Beeches Cover image

The Adventure of the Copper Beeches by Arthur Conan Doyle

A governess comes to Sherlock Holmes for advice on an offer of a excellent position with a new employer. But the conditions are odd and expectations s...

Walking Cover image

Walking by Henry David Thoreau

This was originally a lecture given by Thoreau in 1851 at the Concord lyceum titled "The Wild" . He revised it before his death and it was included as...

Rough and Ready OR Life Among the New York Newsboys Cover image

Rough and Ready OR Life Among the New York Newsboys by Horatio Alger

In the gritty streets of 19th-century New York, where survival hinges on street smarts and grit, young Johnny Walker finds himself thrust into a world...

The Sword Maker Cover image

The Sword Maker by Robert Barr

In the mystical realm of Eldoria, a land brimming with ancient secrets and unfathomable power, lies the enigmatic workshop of a master sword maker kno...

The National Geographic Magazine Vol. 06 Cover image

The National Geographic Magazine Vol. 06 by National Geographic Society

National Geographic (formerly the National Geographic Magazine, sometimes branded as NAT GEO) is the long-lived official monthly magazine of the Natio...

Reviews for The Evolutionist at Large

No reviews posted or approved, yet...