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by John Ernest Fowler


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Looking Backward: 2000–1887 is a utopian novel by Edward Bellamy, a journalist and writer from Chicopee Falls, Massachusetts; it was first published in 1888

Looking Backward: 2000–1887 is a utopian novel by Edward Bellamy, a journalist and writer from Chicopee Falls, Massachusetts; it was first published in 1888. 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. "It is one of the few books ever published that created almost immediately on its appearance a political mass movement".

Flag as Inappropriate . A considerable portion of the book is dialogue between Leete and West wherein West expresses his confusion about how the future society works and Leete explains the answers using various methods, such as metaphors or direct comparisons with 19th-century society. Shortly after publication, Ticknor's publishing enterprise, Ticknor and Company, was purchased by the larger Boston publisher, Houghton, Mifflin & C. and new publishing plates were created for the book

On Native Ground: From the History of Printing to the History of the Book.

On Native Ground: From the History of Printing to the History of the Book.

Not everything which was predicted in"Looking Backward" has come to pass. I am among those who first became interested in Socialism throughreading "Looking Backward" when I was a freshman in college. But the laugh is not againstBellamy, but against his critic. Some of the things which must haveseemed most improbable of all to the Transcript man of 1887 are nowactually in being. It camein the first half-year of a course which was designed to prove thatall radical panaceas were fundamentally unsound in their conception. The professor played fair.

Looking Backward, 2000-1887: Selected full-text books and articles. Looking Backward, 2000-1887 By Edward Bellamy New American Library, 1960. Looking Backward, 1988-1888: Essays on Edward Bellamy By Daphne Patai University of Massachusetts Press, 1988. Looking Backward at Edward Bellamy's Utopia By Gardner, Martin New Criterion, Vol. 19, No. 1, September 2000.

The Mora I Basis of a Backward Society. By edward C. banfield with the assistance of laura fasano banfield. publication for sale is prohibited. cJ Photographs by the Author.

Baptised in Sheffield, the second of five sons of John Roebuck (1680-175. This web publication contains 134,581 pages of information and 213,686 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them. Roebuck (1718–1794) of the Carron Co, English inventor. Baptised in Sheffield, the second of five sons of John Roebuck (1680-1752), a successful merchant, and Sarah Roe.

Looking Backward by Edward Bellamy. Nothing had, however, occurred to modify the immemorial division of society into the four classes, or nations, as they may be more fitly called, since the differences between them were far greater than those between any nations nowadays, of the rich and the poor, the educated and the ignorant. I myself was rich and also educated, and possessed, therefore, all the elements of happiness enjoyed by the most fortunate in that age.


Looking backward (Roebuck Society publication) download epub
Author: John Ernest Fowler
ISBN: 0909434190
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Publisher: [Roebuck Society] (1979)