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Herland

Author: Charlotte Perkins Gilman; Ann J Lane
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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One the eve of WWI, three American male explorers stumble onto an all-female society somewhere in the distant reaches of the earth. Unable to believe their eyes, they promptly set out to find some men, convinced that since this is a civilized country--there must be men. So begins this sparkling utopian novel, a romp through a whole world "masculine" and "feminine", as on target today as when it was written 65 years  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Belletristische Darstellung
Black humor (Literature)
Utopian fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gilman, Charlotte Perkins, 1860-1935.
Herland.
New York : Pantheon Books, c1979
(OCoLC)568761332
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charlotte Perkins Gilman; Ann J Lane
ISBN: 0394503880 0394736656 9780394736655 9780394503882
OCLC Number: 4495461
Description: xxiv, 147 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: A not unnatural enterprise --
Rash advances --
A peculiar imprisonment --
Our venture --
A unique history --
Comparisons are odious --
Our growing modesty --
The girls of Herland --
Our relations and theirs --
Their religions and our marriages --
Our difficulties --
Expelled.
Responsibility: by Charlotte Perkins Gilman ; with an introduction by Ann J. Lane.

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One the eve of WWI, three American male explorers stumble onto an all-female society somewhere in the distant reaches of the earth. Unable to believe their eyes, they promptly set out to find some men, convinced that since this is a civilized country--there must be men. So begins this sparkling utopian novel, a romp through a whole world "masculine" and "feminine", as on target today as when it was written 65 years ago.

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