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" The idea that I was two persons, that my identity was double, began to fascinate me with its simple solution of my experience. I knew that I was on the verge of losing my mental balance. If I lay there thinking, I was doomed. Diversion of some sort I... "
Looking Backward, 2000-1887 - Page 107
by Edward Bellamy - 1888 - 470 pages
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Looking Backward, 2000-1898

Edward Bellamy - Utopias - 1917 - 337 pages
...set up an intolerable swjnv ming of tEe brain. The idea that I was two per. lions, that my idenfity was double, began to fascinate me with its simple...hastily dressing, opened the door of my room and went down-stairs. The hour was very early, it being not yet fairly light, and I found no one in the lower...
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Looking Backward, 1988-1888: Essays on Edward Bellamy

Daphne Patai - Literary Criticism - 1988 - 227 pages
...to keep them from bursting, West falls prone upon the couch and wildly fights for his sanity. Then "the idea that I was two persons, that my identity...fascinate me with its simple solution of my experience" (Bellamy 1967 [1888], 141). A dual vision of society follows fast upon this crisis. West rushes out...
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Imaginary Communities: Utopia, the Nation, and the Spatial Histories of ...

Phillip E. Wegner - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 323 pages
...Guattari have described as endemic to the "schizophrenic subject."61 As this crisis abates, West observes, "The idea that I was two persons, that my identity...fascinate me with its simple solution of my experience" (LB, 66). A similar doubling occurs at a number of other places in the narrative. During this first...
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Die Selbstkritik der Utopie in der angloamerikanischen Literatur

Hans Ulrich Seeber - American literature - 2003 - 310 pages
...together in apparently irretrievable chaos. There were no rallying points, nothing was left stable [...] The idea that I was two persons, that my identity...fascinate me with its simple solution of my experience. (LB 66) Der fiktionale Text formuliert und antizipiert Einsichten, die von der neueren Identitätstheorie...
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W. E. B. Du Bois and American Political Thought : Fabianism and the Color ...

Adolph L. Reed Jr. Graduate Faculty of Political Science New School University - Social Science - 1997 - 296 pages
...(New York, 1968), p. 168. Julian West, the protagonist of Bellamy's much-read magnum opus, observes: "The idea that I was two persons, that my identity...fascinate me with its simple solution of my experience" (Edward Bellamy, Looking Backward [1888; reprint, New York, 1982], p. 78). 86. Christopher Lasch, The...
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