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Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

ByA SquareEdwin A. Abbott

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions is an 1884 satirical novella by the English schoolmaster Edwin Abbott Abbott. Writing pseudonymously as "A Square", the book used the fictional two-dimensional world of Flatland to offer pointed observations on the social hierarchy of Victorian culture. However, the novella's more enduring contribution is its examination of dimensions. Several films have been made from the story, including a feature film in 2007 called Flatland. Other efforts have been short or experimental films, including one narrated by Dudley Moore and the short films Flatland: The Movie and Flatland 2: Sphereland starring Martin Sheen and Kristen Bell.

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Publication Date
Feb 10, 2014
Language
English
ISBN
9781304894786
Category
Fiction
Copyright
All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
Contributors
By (author): A Square, By (author): Edwin A. Abbott

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Format
EPUB

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