The last days of Pompeii

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Globe Book Co., 1960 - Fiction - 322 pages
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In ancient Pompeii an evil magician attempts to prevent a young woman from marrying the young man she loves. They escape as the volcano destroys Pompeii.

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User Review  - browsers - LibraryThing

Amazingly good, considering what a bad name poor Lytton has in modern times, what with the whole "dark and stormy night" thing. Very entertaining all around, very interesting perspectives on religion considering the times. This edition has excellent plate engravings which add a lot to the story. Read full review

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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

Contents

Two Gentlemen of Pompeii
1
Scenes and People in the City
5
The Feast at Glaucus House
15
Copyright

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