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The Coming Race by Edward Bulwer-Lytton

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The Coming Race
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Publisher: ManyBooks
ISBN/ASIN: 0819567493
Number of pages: 156

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Climbing through the recesses of a mine, an English man falls into a deep chasm and finds himself suddenly trapped in a subterranean world inhabited by an ancient race of advanced beings. An evolutionary fantasy first published in 1871, the story draws upon ideas of Darwinism to describe a near future world characterized by female dominance, physical perfection, and vast technological progress.

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