The Last Man

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Author(s): Mary Shelley
Original Publish Date: May 20, 2014
Product Number: EB00331483
Released: May 20, 2014
Business Term: 26 Circ
ISBN: #9781443435406
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As A??the last man,A? Lionel Verney is witness to a plague that destroys mankind in the last days of the twenty-first century. As part of the English ruling elite, Lionel and his family are able to escape the epidemic, but as their numbers dwindle, Lionel is eventually left alone to ponder both his fate and that of the world he knew. First published in 1826, The Last Man is notable for author Mary ShelleyA??s fictional portrayals of her late husband, Percy Bysshe Shelley, and their close friend, Lord Byron. The novelA??s apocalyptic setting provided the backdrop for Shelley to explore themes of selfishness and brutality alongside of loyalty and love. HarperPerennial Classics brings great works of literature to life in digital format, upholding the highest standards in ebook production and celebrating reading in all its forms. Look for more titles in the HarperPerennial Classics collection to build your digital library.

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Author(s): Mary Shelley
Product Number EB00793601
Released: Dec 02, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Dover Publications
ISBN: #9780486118390
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Author(s): Mary Shelley
Product Number EB00796169
Released: Dec 04, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Dover Publications
ISBN: #9780486843827
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Author(s): Mary Shelley
Product Number EB00594793
Released: Feb 24, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: #9781504005913
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Author(s): Mary Shelley
Product Number EB00675987
Released: Jul 13, 2016
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Start Classics
ISBN: #9781609778767
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Author(s): Mary Shelley
Product Number EB00628509
Released: Nov 30, 2015
Business Term: 26 Circ
Publisher: Joe Books Inc.
ISBN: #9781772750034

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