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Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Morton D Paley
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.
Series: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It is the twenty-first century, and England is a republic governed by a ruling elite, one of whom, Adrian, Earl of Windsor, has introduced a Cumbrian boy to the circle. This outsider, Lionel Verney, narrates, a tale of complicated, tragic love, and of the gradual extermination of the human race by plague.--From publisher's description.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Apocalyptic fantasies
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851.
Last man.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998
(DLC) 98207341
(OCoLC)40135663
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Morton D Paley
ISBN: 9780191610721 0191610720
OCLC Number: 743804858
Description: 1 online resource (xxviii, 479 pages).
Series Title: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Responsibility: Mary Shelley ; edited with an introduction and notes by Morton D. Paley.
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A novel, first published in 1826, set in the 21st century, when England is a republic governed by a ruling elite. The narrator, an outsider introduced to the circle, tells a story of tragic,  Read more...

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