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by Richard Jefferies
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After London or Wild Engl. has been added to your Cart. Jefferies' speculation on how society reformed after the disaster seemed very plausible. On the negative side, I thought the book a bit ponderous and the ending abrupt. Those who want their post-apocalyptic stories filled with zombies and violent action will need to look elsewhere.
LibriVox recording of After London, or Wild England, by Richard Jefferies. Read by Ruth Golding. Jefferies' novel can be seen as an early example of "post-apocalyptic fiction. After some sudden and unspecified catastrophe has depopulated England, the countryside reverts to nature, and the few survivors to a quasi-medieval way of life.
Home Richard Jefferies After London; Or, Wild England. Part I The Relapse into Barbarism. Chapter 1 The Great Forest. After london; or, wild . .After London; Or, Wild England, . Chapter 2 Wild Animals. Chapter 3 Men of the Woods. Chapter 4 The Invaders. Part II Wild England. Chapter 2 The House of Aquila.
The second part, Wild England, is an adventure set many years later in the wild landscape and society. I would classify Richard Jefferies’ After London as part of a somewhat obscure subset of post-apocalyptic fiction I like to call ‘post-apocalyptic pastoral’ along with books like Edgar Pangborn’s Davy, Richard Cowper’s The Road to Corlay, and John Crowley’s Engine Summer.
Richard Jefferies’ After London is uncanny and intriguing, an adventure . 1. Introduction 2. Further Reading 3. A Richard Jefferies Chronology 4. After London Or Wild England Part I: The Relapse Into Barbarism I. The Great Forest II.
Richard Jefferies’ After London is uncanny and intriguing, an adventure story, quest romance, dystopia, and Darwinian novel rolled into one, but also a pioneering work of Victorian science fiction. It situates After London in a tradition of mid-late Victorian texts that respond to the evolutionary theories of Charles Darwin and Alfred Russel Wallace and responds to a host of other key social, political, and cultural issues of the period. The Animals III. Men Of The Woods IV.
Richard Jefferies' After London is uncanny and intriguing, an adventure story, quest romance, dystopia, and Darwinian novel rolled into one, but also a pioneering work of Victorian science fiction. Imagining a mysterious natural catastrophe that plunges its people into a barbaric future, Jefferies' remarkable novel drowns and destroys London and depicts a challenging 'Wild England' dominated by nature and filled with evolved animals and devolved humans.
First published in 1885, After London, or Wild England is considered to be one of the earliest instances of.
First published in 1885, After London, or Wild England is considered to be one of the earliest instances of post-apocalyptic fiction, describing the effects of an unspecified catastrophe that dramatically changes the face of England and its population. Divided into two parts, the first depicts the fall of civilization, as society reverts to its more primitive roots, while the second part is set years after the apocalyptic event and examines the evident changes in both natural scenery and social structure.
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