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Herland and related writings

Author: Charlotte Perkins Gilman; Beth Sutton-Ramspeck
Publisher: Peterborough, Ontario, Canada : Broadview Press, [2013] ©2013
Series: Broadview editions.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Mixed form : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Charlotte Perkins Gilman's provocative utopian novel Herland, first published in 1915, tells its story through the observations of three male explorers who discover a land inhabited solely by women; the women reproduce through parthenogenesis (asexual reproduction). Initially skeptical, the explorers come to realize that Herland has evolved into an ideal, cooperative, matriarchal society--fertile, peaceful, and  Read more...
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Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charlotte Perkins Gilman; Beth Sutton-Ramspeck
ISBN: 9781551119878 1551119870
OCLC Number: 794365728
Notes: " ... based on the text originally published in The forerunner in 1915, including several passages omitted from other editions. Stories, poetry, and nonfiction writing by Gilman on topics such as birth control, capital punishment, and eugenics provide a rich context for the novel. Materials originally published alongside in Herland in 1915, many of which have never before been republished are also included, as is an excerpt from the sequel, With her in Ourland"--Page 4 of cover.
Description: 270 pages : 1 illustration, 1 portrait ; 22 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Charlotte Perkins Gilman: A Brief Chronology --
A Note on the Text --
Herland --
Stories. Five Girls (1894) ; The Unnatural Mother (1895) ; When I was a Witch (1910) ; Bee Wise (1913). --
Verse. She Walketh Veiled and Sleeping (1889) ; Females (1892). --
Nonfiction. From Women and Economics (1898) ; From A Woman's Utopia (1907) ; From Effect of Literature Upon the Mind (1912) ; Imprisonment for Life (1912) ; As to Parthenogenesis (1916) ; From His Religion and Hers (1923) ; From The Living of Charlotte Perkins Gilman: An Autobiography (1935). --
Materials that appeared in The Forerunner in 1915, alongside Herland --
Standardizing Towns (February 1915) --
War-Maids and War Widows (March 1915) --
From The Dress of Women (May 1915) --
Birth Control (July 1915) --
Full Motherhood (October 1915) --
Having Faith in Evolution (November 1915) --
Looking Across (December 1915) --
From With Her in Ourland, the Sequel to Herland (1916).
Series Title: Broadview editions.
Responsibility: Charlotte Perkins Gilman ; edited by Beth Sutton-Ramspeck.
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Charlotte Perkins Gilman's most famous novel makes a sardonic commentary on American culture through its depiction of a society without men.  Read more...

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