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The Blazing World
by Margaret Cavendish




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As its full title suggests, Blazing World is a fanciful depiction of a satirical, utopian kingdom in another world (with different stars in the sky) that can be reached via the North Pole. It is "the only known work of utopian fiction by a woman in the 17th century, as well as an example of what we now call 'proto-science fiction' - although it is also a romance, an adventure story, and even autobiography."

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Overview

As its full title suggests, Blazing World is a fanciful depiction of a satirical, utopian kingdom in another world (with different stars in the sky) that can be reached via the North Pole. It is "the only known work of utopian fiction by a woman in the 17th century, as well as an example of what we now call 'proto-science fiction' - although it is also a romance, an adventure story, and even autobiography."


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  • ISBN-13: 9781388771942
  • ISBN-10: 1388771942
  • Publisher: Blurb
  • Publish Date: April 2021
  • Page Count: 132
  • Dimensions: 9 x 6 x 0.38 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.77 pounds


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