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The Utopian Novel in America, 1886-1896 The Politics of Form (Critical Essays in Modern Literature) by Jean Pfaelzer

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Published by Univ of Pittsburgh Pr (Txt) .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Utopias in literature,
  • 19th Century American Novel And Short Story,
  • Special Subjects In Literature,
  • 19th century,
  • American English,
  • Novels, other prose & writers: 19th century,
  • USA,
  • American fiction,
  • History and criticism,
  • Politics in literature

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages381
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9417369M
ISBN 100822938111
ISBN 109780822938118

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Looking Backward: – is a utopian novel by Edward Bellamy, a journalist and writer from Chicopee Falls, Massachusetts; it was first published in It was the third largest bestseller of its time, after Uncle Tom's Cabin and Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ. It influenced many intellectuals, and appears by title in many socialist writings of the day. She is author of The Utopian Novel in America, The Politics of Form, among other books. She was Executive Director of the National Labor Law Center and was appointed to the Washington DC Commission for Women. America as Utopia / Published: () The economic novel in America. by: Taylor, Walter Fuller, Published: () Demand the impossible: science fiction and the utopian imagination / by: Moylan, Tom, Published: (). Utopian Thought In The Western World Utopian Thought In The Western World by Frank Edward MANUEL. Download it Utopian Thought In The Western World books also available in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format for read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Yet the history it unfolds is primarily the story of individuals: thinkers and dreamers who envisaged an ideal social order and described it.