Samuel Butler


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Noun1.Samuel Butler - English novelist who described a fictitious land he called Erewhon (1835-1902)
2.Samuel Butler - English poet (1612-1680)
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Henry Sweet, then a young man, lacked their sweetness of character: he was about as conciliatory to conventional mortals as Ibsen or Samuel Butler. His great ability as a phonetician (he was, I think, the best of them all at his job) would have entitled him to high official recognition, and perhaps enabled him to popularize his subject, but for his Satanic contempt for all academic dignitaries and persons in general who thought more of Greek than of phonetics.
The contempt which fell upon the Puritans as a deposed and unpopular party found stinging literary expression in one of the most famous of English satires, Samuel Butler's 'Hudibras.' Butler, a reserved and saturnine man, spent much of his uneventful life in the employ
Semon holds that engrams can be inherited, and that an animal's innate habits may be due to the experience of its ancestors; on this subject he refers to Samuel Butler.
Police Chief Samuel Butler urged people to remain calm and share their GPS coordinates, but he said rescue crews had to wait until weather conditions improved.
Police chief Samuel Butler urged people to share their GPS coordinates, but said rescue crews had to wait until weather conditions improved.
Police Chief Samuel Butler urged people to remain calm and share their GPS co-ordinates, but said rescue crews had to wait until weather conditions improved.
WHO is the narrator of Samuel Butler's novel Erewhon?
Chude-Sokei ends the chapter with an extended analysis of the race/technology dyad in the sf genre's DNA from its Victorian beginnings through the lost race tales of proto-science fiction and the early pulp era in America, with a particular focus on Samuel Butler's Erewhon (1872).
This particular Phantom was commissioned for Alan Samuel Butler, Chairman of the De Havilland Aircraft Company, with bodywork by HJ Mulliner of Chiswick.
I will locate them in two authors usually known for more intellectual concerns, Samuel Butler (1835-1902, resident in Canterbury 1860-64) and M.
In "Brave New Worlds: Samuel Butler's Erewhon, Settler Colonialism and New Zealand Mean Time," Jenny McDonnell argues that Macaulay's New Zealander, who visits a ruined London, reveals that pre-industrial time may well be the future, and a comfortable one at that.
Katritzky examines the skimmington or social shaming ritual in Samuel Butler s three-part poem Hudibras (1664).