Erewhon Or Over the Range

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Echo Library, Jun 1, 2006 - Travel - 160 pages
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I was less impressed with the "love story" aspect. - Goodreads
What little plot there is is typically cookie cutter. - Goodreads
But, of course, the plot is not the point. - Goodreads

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User Review  - DinadansFriend - LibraryThing

Somewhat redolent of "Gulliver's Travels", and certainly ancestor of a great deal of later Science fiction, one should read this vision of English society viewed through a mythical-kingdom looking glass. You can still find some ripples of this book battering the shores of the Sci-Fi pond! Read full review

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User Review  - Adam Mills - Goodreads

It's not a great book, but it is very important and worth reading. Butler is essentially limited by the form he had to adopt for this book, which took a lot of cues from other books in the Victorian ... Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Butler was a writer, painter, and musician. He studied at Cambridge and then became a sheep farmer. He is best known for his biographical novel titled The Way of All Flesh.

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