Forgot your password?  

The Lost World Setting

This Study Guide consists of approximately 15 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Lost World.
This section contains 99 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Purchase our The Lost World Short Guide

The two principal locales for the novel's action are England and South America.

In England the action takes place amid the closed-minded and stodgy scientific establishment. The outrageous Professor Challenger seems out of place among these small-minded, boring people and the continent of South America seems better suited to his expansive personality. The jungles there are dense and dangerous, and the native inhabitants are generally friendly.

By following an old map, Challenger leads his expedition to the Lost World, a great plateau with sheer cliffs all around. On the plateau, life has changed little since the age of dinosaurs.

(read more)

This section contains 99 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)
Purchase our The Lost World Short Guide
Follow Us on Facebook