The Last Days of Pompeii
Echo Library, Jan 1, 2007 - Fiction - 304 pages
This is the classic Victorian tale of the last days of Pompeii, the doomed city that lay at the feet of Mount Vesuvius. From poets to flower-girls, gladiators to Roman tribunes, here is a plausible story of their lives, their loves, and the tragic fate that awaited them.
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Review: The Last Days of PompeiiUser Review - Brad Hodges - Goodreads
Once wildly popular, Baron Edward Bulwer-Lytton is now best know for a couple of his quotes. One is "the pen is mightier than the sword," which is often used; the other is the opening to his novel ... Read full review
Review: The Last Days of PompeiiUser Review - Patrick - Goodreads
Once you get past the over-the-top writing, this is pretty good. Read full review