Elmaphil: A Fragment of the Last Antediluvian Days

TitleElmaphil: A Fragment of the Last Antediluvian Days
Year for Search1840
AuthorsThe Author of “A Fantastical Flight into the Planets. [pseud.]
Date Published1840
PublisherSaunders & Otley
Place PublishedLondon
Annotation

A description and story of life before the flood, mostly using Biblical sources. There are eutopian elements–e. g.”… in those blessed days, no rain, no storm, intruded… (3). Vegetarian (see Genesis xi,3), but the story is of heroic but fallible humans, and most of the work is adventure and romance.

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By The Author of “A Fantastical Flight into the Planets.”

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1840 Elmaphil: A Fragment of the Last Antediluvian Days. By The Author of “A Fantastical Flight into the Planets.” London: Saunders & Otley. HRC

A description and story of life before the flood, mostly using Biblical sources. There are eutopian elements–e. g.“… in those blessed days, no rain, no storm, intruded… (3). Vegetarian (see Genesis xi,3), but the story is of heroic but fallible humans, and most of the work is adventure and romance.