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By Richard Jefferies

"Remarkable in its early tackle the apocalypse." — examiner.com
A disaster has descended upon England. London is now a pestilent swamp, dotted with the ghostly continues to be of historic structures. an incredible lake dominates the heart of the rustic, cities have collapsed and given solution to forests, and the few scattered survivors have descended into barbarism. Amid the ruins of civilization and a nation-state ravaged through warring tribes, a lone hero undertakes a quest to turn out himself valuable of his cherished.
Characterized by means of the Observer as "the most lovely of Victorian novels," this 1885 story pioneered the post-apocalyptic style of technological know-how fiction. writer Richard Jefferies used to be a famous naturalist, and his medical services informs the evocative descriptions of birds, crops, and animals. An avid lover of barren region, Jeffries devised a delusion that areas humanity in a country toward nature. After London encouraged William Morris, J. R .R. Tolkien, and numerous different writers, and it is still a haunting story of environmental cave in and dynamic adventure.

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