The Angel of the Earthquake single work   novella  
Issue Details: First known date: 1909 1909
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Short sketch of an imaginary earthquake in Wellington, New Zealand.


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    y The Angel of the Earthquake Frank Morton , Melbourne : Atlas Press , 1909 Z531351 1909 selected work novella

    The Angel of the Earthquake is set in 1960, when disaster, in the form of a great earthquake, destroys Wellington, New Zealand, generating through social upheaval a hopeful Utopia based on loving-kindness.

    Melbourne : Atlas Press , 1909
    pg. [9]-55
Last amended 16 May 2011
  • Wellington, Wellington (Region), North Island,
    New Zealand,
    Pacific Region,
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