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Samuel Butler

1835–1902
Novels, essays, translations
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Erewhon (1872)

The Way of All Flesh (1903)

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Erewhon (1872)

The Way of All Flesh (1903)

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Erewhon (1872)

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I put off Samuel Butler's The Way of All Flesh for many years, expecting it to be a dreary affair What a pleasant shock to find it a joy to read. In college I'd been forced.... more

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I'm not sure we should even call Erewhon a novel. If it is one, it's a novel of ideas. Not like, say, one of Aldous Huxley's novels of ideas though. Great ideas don't play out among.... more

Samuel Butler

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First appearance of works in book form

1863

First Year in Canterbury Settlement Letters

1872

Erewhon Novel

1873

The Fair Haven Novel

1878

Life and Habit Science

1879

Evolution, Old and New Science

1880

Unconscious Memory Science

1887

Luck or Cunning as the Main Means of Organic Modification? Science

1888

Alps and Sanctuaries of Piedmont and the Canton Ticino Art

Ex Voto: An Account of the Sacred Monte Art

1897

The Authoress of the Odyssey Criticism

1898

Iliad Translation

1899

Shakespeare's Sonnets Reconsidered Criticism

1900

The Odyssey Translation

1901

Erewhon Revisited Twenty Years Later Novel

1903

The Way of All Flesh Novel

1912

The Note-Books of Samuel Butler Notes

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Poetry
Iliad

Poetry
The Odyssey

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The Way of All Flesh
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Iliad, trans. Butler
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The Odyssey, trans. Butler
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