The Last Days of Pompeii

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Kessinger Publishing, Nov 1, 1995 - Biography & Autobiography - 448 pages
3 Reviews
Reveals the famous last days of Pompeii in great detail. Interesting reading both for the mystic and the scholar.

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User Review  - ari.joki - LibraryThing

Wordy, broadly descriptive prose was fashionable once in the world. Even for that time, Bulwer-Lytton in this work is exessive. He does carry the plot pretty well, though. Read full review

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User Review  - Schmerguls - LibraryThing

904 The Last Days of Pompeii, by Sir Edward G. E. Bulwer-Lytton (read 4 Jul 1967) When I finished this I said "though the description is so overdone, and the plot rather creaking, I was caught up by ... Read full review

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About the author (1995)

Writer and politician Edward Bulwer-Lytton, Lord of Lytton, was one of the most popular novelists of 19th century England. He was born on May 25, 1803. Bulwer-Lytton was friends with the likes of Charles Dickens and Benjamin Disraeli and served as the Secretary of State for the Colonies in 1858 and 1859.

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