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8vo. Later Uniform edition with revised text. With author's ownership signature, as well the initials, FA, of John Gansworth [Terence Ian Fytton Armstrong], and with Realm of Redonda bookplate on front pastedown. Light soiling and edgewear to boards, with a bit of fraying to spine ends. Foxing to edges of leaves and to endpapers. Dust jacket quite worn, with chipping to extremities; lacking most of spine. VG/Good.
- Format: Hardcover
- ISBN-13: 9789112060324
- Publisher: Victor Gollancz Ltd
- Published: 1929
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(Bison Frontiers of Imagination Series). The novel is widely hailed as one of the best 'last man' novels ever written. Here Shiel's (1865-1947) weird and macabre work, a deadly purple vapor passes over the world and annihilates all living creatures except one man, Adam Jeffson, who embarks on an epic journey across a silent and devastated planet, an apocalyptic Robinson Crusoe putting together the semblance of a normal life from the flotsam and jetsam of his former existence. And, as he descends into madness over the years...294p.
- Format: Paperback
- ISBN-13: 9780803292796
- Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA PRESS
- Published: September 2000