The Mummy! A Tale of the Twenty-second Century

TitleThe Mummy! A Tale of the Twenty-second Century
Year for Search1827
Authors[Webb], [Jane](1807-58)
Volume / Edition3 vols.
Date Published1827
PublisherHenry Colburn
Place PublishedLondon
KeywordsEnglish author, Female author
Annotation

Eutopia and satire. Much technical advancement. Female absolute monarch. The Roman Catholic church is the established church. Universal education has led to simple speaking by the upper classes and affected speech by the lower classes.

Additional Publishers

2nd ed. as by Mrs. Loudon. London: Henry Colburn, 1828. Another ed. as by Mrs. Loudon. London: Frederick Warne, [1872]. Another ed. as by Jane (Webb) Loudon abr. by Alan Rauch. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1994.

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Author Note

The author’s name is sometimes given as Mrs. John Claudius Loudon (1807-58).

Full Text

1827 [Webb, Jane] (1807-58). The Mummy! A Tale of the Twenty-second Century. 3 vols. London: Henry Colburn. 2nd ed. as by Mrs. Loudon. London: Henry Colburn, 1828. Another ed. as by Mrs. Loudon. London: Frederick Warne, [1872]. Another ed. as by Jane (Webb) Loudon abr. by Alan Rauch. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1994. The author’s name is sometimes given as Mrs. John Claudius Loudon. L

Eutopia and satire. Much technical advancement. Female absolute monarch. The Roman Catholic church is the established church. Universal education has led to simple speaking by the upper classes and affected speech by the lower classes. Female author.