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6 edition of News from Nowhere (Dover Books on Literature & Drama) found in the catalog.

News from Nowhere (Dover Books on Literature & Drama)

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Dover Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • 19th century fiction,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Literary Collections,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • General,
  • Fiction / Classics,
  • Utopias

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7639302M
    ISBN 100486434273
    ISBN 109780486434278

      By the time News from Nowhere appeared as a book (Reeves & Turner, ), the wording had changed to read 'The Hammersmith Socialists', reflecting the fact that Morris abandoned the Socialist League to found his own party in (ch. 3). The book edition even incorporates 'feedback' from its serial readers: in response to complaints that.


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In the book, the narrator falls asleep after returning from a meeting of the Socialist League and awakes to find himself in a future society based on common ownership and.

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