The Last Man
First published in 1826, The Last Man is an apocalyptic science fiction work by Mary Shelley. A courtly society at the crossroads between monarchy and republic is afflicted by a serious epidemic that threatens the survival of all mankind. Will Lionel be able to save the few who are faithful to him?
In addition to an exciting novel, Shelley also succeeds in interweaving autobiographical, historical and scientific aspects into the story.
Britische Schriftstellerin (30. August 1797 - Februar 1851)