Logo

After London, or Wild England

Large book cover: After London, or Wild England

After London, or Wild England
by

Publisher: eBooks@Adelaide
ISBN/ASIN: B0016PJG3U
Number of pages: 133

Description:
This is a science fiction novel by Richard Jefferies, an English naturalist and writer. He describes an England of the distant future in which most of the people have either died or they have been removed to some other place. Most of the of the British Isle is now covered by a giant lake, a swamp covers the site of old London. Felix, the hero of the story, sets out on a quest in a canoe to win the hand of the daughter of a neighboring baron.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple formats)

Similar books

Book cover: The Last ManThe Last Man
by - eBooks@Adelaide
Set in an apocalyptic future ending in the year 2100, this novel concerns a plague that destroys almost all of humankind. Published in 1826 after the death of her husband and three children, The Last Man is Shelley's look at an apocalyptic future.
(7608 views)
Book cover: AtlantidaAtlantida
by - ManyBooks
This French novel of 'Atlantis in the Sahara' made a huge splash when it was published. The exotic Saharan setting, the stories of desert survival, the overpowering allure of the last Queen of Atlantis, make a memorable, if a bit pulpy, read.
(3487 views)
Book cover: A Voyage to ArcturusA Voyage to Arcturus
by - Feedbooks
One of the most revered classics of science fiction, it has inspired, enchanted, and unsettled readers for decades. It is simultaneously an epic quest across one of the most unusual and brilliantly depicted alien worlds ever conceived.
(5131 views)
Book cover: Robur the ConquerorRobur the Conqueror
by - eBooks@Adelaide
A science fiction novel by Jules Verne. The story begins with strange lights and sounds reported in the skies all over the world. The events are capped by the mysterious appearance of black flags with gold suns atop tall historic landmarks.
(5464 views)