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Samuel Butler


1835   -   1902

country of citizenship: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
language of expression: English
educated at: St John's College, Shrewsbury School
occupation: writer, novelist, painter, farmer, 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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The Way of All Flesh

novel by Samuel Butler

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novel by Samuel Butler

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Erewhon Revisited

novel by Samuel Butler

author: Samuel Butler


The Authoress of the Odyssey

saggio scritto da Samuel Butler

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Ainsi Va Toute Chair

author: Samuel Butler

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