Utopia
Thomas More

Utopia

originally printed in Latin, 1516 : his second and revised edition, 1556, preceded by the title and epistle of his first edition, 1551 ; translated into English by Ralph Robinson ; carefully edited by Edward Arber.

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Published by Alex Murray in London .
Written in English.

About the Book

First published in 1516, Thomas More's Utopia is one of the most important works of European humanism. Through the voice of the mysterious traveler Raphael Hythloday, More describes a pagan, communist city-state governed by reason. Addressing such issues as religious pluralism, women's rights, state-sponsored education, colonialism, and justified warfare, Utopia seems remarkably contemporary nearly five centuries after it was written, and it remains a foundational text in philosophy and political theory.

Edition Notes

With reproductions of the title-pages of the 1st and 2nd editions.

Spine title: English reprints, [Vol.] 6.

Series
English reprints -- [no.14]

The Physical Object

Pagination
168 p. ;
Number of pages
168

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL17316984M

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