The Purple Cloud by M.P. Shiel

The Purple Cloud by M.P. Shiel

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by M.P. Shiel
     
 

A classic post-apocalyptic novel, THE PURPLE CLOUD is the story of Adam Jefferson, an ordinary man who, upon returning alone from an expedition to the North Pole, learns that a catastrophe has evidently left him as the last man on Earth. Jefferson wanders through a Europe devoid of survivors while he tries to fight off madness and loneliness in his quest to find…  See more details below

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A classic post-apocalyptic novel, THE PURPLE CLOUD is the story of Adam Jefferson, an ordinary man who, upon returning alone from an expedition to the North Pole, learns that a catastrophe has evidently left him as the last man on Earth. Jefferson wanders through a Europe devoid of survivors while he tries to fight off madness and loneliness in his quest to find meaning.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940012703910
Publisher:
Halcyon Press Ltd.
Publication date:
11/04/2010
Series:
Halcyon Classics , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
229 KB

Meet the Author

Matthew Phipps Shiell (1865-1947) was a British writer of Afro-Caribbean descent. He was born on the island of Montserrat in the West Indies and educated at Harrison College in Barbados. Shiell moved to England in 1885, eventually adopting Shiel as his pen name. After working as a teacher and translator he broke into the fiction market with a series of short stories published in various magazines.

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