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The New Society for Universal Harmony

Author: Lenore Malen; Granary Books (Firm),; Press Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: New York City : Granary Books, Inc., 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In The New Society for Universal Harmony, Lenore Malen uses pseudo-documentary photographs, 'testimonials,' case histories, and arcane imagery to archive her own reinvention of the utopian society established in Paris in 1783 by Franz Anton Mesmer. Included are fiction and essays by Jonathan Ames, Geoffrey O'Brian, Pepe Karmel, Nancy Princenthal, Irving Sandler, Susan Canning, Barbara Tannenbaum, Jim Long, Mark A.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Utopian fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Malen, Lenore.
New society for universal harmony.
New York, NY : Granary Books, Inc., 2005
(OCoLC)607675278
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lenore Malen; Granary Books (Firm),; Press Collection (Library of Congress)
ISBN: 1887123679 9781887123679
OCLC Number: 60563577
Notes: LC copy has small errata slip laid in.
Description: 144 pages : illustrations ; 23 x 26 cm
Responsibility: Lenore Malen.

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"In The New Society for Universal Harmony, Lenore Malen uses pseudo-documentary photographs, 'testimonials,' case histories, and arcane imagery to archive her own reinvention of the utopian society established in Paris in 1783 by Franz Anton Mesmer. Included are fiction and essays by Jonathan Ames, Geoffrey O'Brian, Pepe Karmel, Nancy Princenthal, Irving Sandler, Susan Canning, Barbara Tannenbaum, Jim Long, Mark A. Thompson, and others who assume the roles of scientific corroborators, curious journalists, and people whose lives have been forever changed by the Society. Malen's first person account of her discovery and two-year involvement with the Society is often humorous ..."--Cover flap.

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