End of the World Literature – Post-Apocalyptic Fiction. Noah’s ark & the flood that wiped Earth clean of wicked mankind is an early example of post-apocalyptic writing but the modern genre of end of the world literature can be traced back 2 centuries to Mary Shelley’s The Last Man published in 1826. 1949 First edition, first printing copy of Earth Abides by George R. Stewart.
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