A Strange Manuscript Found in a Copper Cylinder by James De Mille with annotations by David Reynolds
The Problematic Press edition of James De Mille’s A Strange Manuscript Found in a Copper Cylinder features the following unique additions:
* A Foreword by David Reynolds introduces the author and the novel.
* Annotated end notes by David Reynolds reflect on interesting elements of the text and reference scholarly works.
While playing a silly game, four bored yachtsmen find a mysterious copper cylinder bobbing along the sea. They soon discover the briny cylinder contains a massive script, a journal of sorts, detailing the adventures of Adam More, a sailor lost at sea. Examining the script reveals More’s incredible story of drifting across the ocean, sailing to lost lands, encountering giant beasts, and meeting truly peculiar people. This is a satirical tale that is sure to entertain!