Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

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Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions is an 1884 science fiction novella by the English schoolmaster Edwin Abbott Abbott.

As a satire, Flatland offered pointed observations on the social hierarchy of Victorian culture. However, the novella's more enduring contribution is its examination of dimensions; in a foreword to one of the many publications of the novella, noted science writer Isaac Asimov described Flatland as "The best introduction one can find into the manner… (more)

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tomsem
tomsem
Sat, 21 Mar 2009 01:47:45 +0100

As of this posting (3/20/2009), the small line drawings that illustrate this book are missing from the eBook editions, much to the detriment of the eBook editions. Check for this book on books.google.com to see what I'm talking about.



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Language: English

Published in: 1884

Word count: 31,886 words (≈ about 2 hours)

Source: http://gutenberg.org

Copyright: This work is available for countries where copyright is Life+70 and in the USA.


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