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Samuel Butler

novelist

1835   -   1902

country of citizenship: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
educated at: St John's College, Shrewsbury School
occupation: writer, novelist, painter, agriculturer, science fiction writer

Samuel Butler (4 December 1835 – 18 June 1902) was the iconoclastic English author of the Utopian satirical novel Erewhon (1872) and the semi-autobiographical Bildungsroman The Way of All Flesh, published posthumously in 1903. Both have remained in print ever since. In other studies he examined Christian orthodoxy, evolutionary thought, and Italian art, and made prose translations of the Iliad and Odyssey that are still consulted today. He was also an artist.
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works

3

The Way of All Flesh

novel by Samuel Butler

author: Samuel Butler

1903

Erewhon

novel by Samuel Butler

author: Samuel Butler

1872

Erewhon Revisited

novel by Samuel Butler

author: Samuel Butler

1901

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