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Three Early Modern Utopias: Thomas More: Utopia / Francis Bacon: New Atlantis / Henry Neville

The Isle of Pines (Oxford World"s Classics)

by Thomas More

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsSusan Bruce (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7384313M
ISBN 100192838857
ISBN 109780192838858

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Three Early Modern Utopias: Thomas More: Utopia / Francis Bacon: New Atlantis / Henry Neville by Thomas More Download PDF EPUB FB2

More's "Utopia" is the longest and best of the three works presented in this book, at least as far as fleshing out the details of how a utopian civilization would really look, particularly when situated among other civilizations.

But, since most people are familiar with it to some degree, I'll discuss the other two writings in more detail/5(35). Three Early Modern Utopias: Thomas More: Utopia / Francis Bacon: New Atlantis / Henry Neville: The Isle of Pines (Oxford World's Classics) - Kindle edition by More, Thomas, Francis Bacon, Henry Neville, Susan Bruce, Susan Bruce.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets/5(36). New Atlantis () offers a fictional illustration of Francis Bacon's visionary ideal of the role that science should play in the modern society.

Henry Neville's The Isle of Pines (), a precursor of Defoe's Robinson Crusoe, engages with some of the sexual, racial, and colonialist anxieties of the end of the early modern period.5/5(2).

Three Early Modern Utopias: Utopia / New Atlantis / The Isle of Pines. With the publication of Utopia (), Thomas More provided a scathing analysis of the shortcomings of his own society, a realistic suggestion for an alternative mode of social organization, and a /5.

Along with this work "Three Early Modern Utopias" also includes Francis Bacon's "New Atlantis" and Henry Neville's "The Isle of Pines." Bacon's work, which appears over a century after Utopia, also concerns a utopian island which is happened upon by the crew of a European ship.

On Bacon's mythical island of Bensalem, "generosity and enlightenment, dignity and splendor, piety and Author: Thomas More, Francis Bacon, Henry Neville. Utopia was only one of many early modern treatments of other worlds. This edition also includes two other, hitherto less accessible, utopian narratives.

New Atlantis () offers a fictional 3/5(1). Three Early Modern Utopias: Thomas More: Utopia / Francis Bacon: New Atlantis / Henry Neville: The Isle of Pines.: A unique edition of three early modern utopian texts, using a contemporary 3/5(1). Along with this work "Three Early Modern Utopias" also includes Francis Bacon's "New Atlantis" and Henry Neville's "The Isle of Pines." Bacon's work, which appears over a century after Utopia, also concerns a utopian island which is happened upon by the crew of a European : With the publication of Utopia (), Thomas More provided a scathing analysis of the shortcomings of his own society, a realistic suggestion for an alternative mode of social organization, and a satire on unrealistic idealism.

Enormously influential, it remains a challenging as well as a playful text. Thomas More: Utopia / Francis Bacon: New Atlantis / Henry Neville: The Isle of Pines. Author: Thomas More,Francis Bacon,Henry Neville; Publisher: Oxford University Press ISBN: Category: Fiction Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» A unique edition of three early modern utopian texts, using a contemporary translation of More's Utopia and examining the Renaissance.

`Three Early Modern Utopias' is a collection of three influential works of utopian fiction, from the original `Utopia' () by Thomas More, through Francis Bacon's `New Atlantis' (), and the lesser known `Isle of Pines' () by Henry Neville'/5(34).

The Isle of Pines: Thomas More: Utopia / Francis Bacon: New Atlantis / Henry Neville: The Isle of Pines pdf pages / UCSC / Utopias / / The Utopia / Of Sir Thomas More / Sir Thomas More (Saint) Henry Three Early Modern Utopias: Thomas More: Utopia / Francis Bacon: New Atlantis / Henry.

Thomas More: Utopia/ Francis Bacon: New Atlantis/Henry Neville: The Isle of PinesWith the publication of Utopia (), Thomas More introduced into the English language not only a new word, but a new way of thinking about the gulf between what ought to be and what is.

His Utopia is at once a scathing analysis of the shortcomings of his own society, a realistic suggestion for an alternative. New Atlantis () offers a fictional illustration of Francis Bacon's visionary ideal of the role that science should play in the modern society.

Henry Neville's The Isle of Pines (), a precursor of Defoe's Robinson Crusoe, engages with some of the sexual, racial, and colonialist anxieties of the end of the early modern period/5(31). Three Early Modern Utopias Thomas More: Utopia / Francis Bacon: New Atlantis / Henry Neville: The Isle of Pines Edited with Introduction.

Free 2-day shipping. Buy Three Early Modern Utopias: Thomas More: Utopia / Francis Bacon: New Atlantis / Henry Neville: The Isle of Pines - eBook at   A unique edition of three early modern utopian texts, using a contemporary translation of More's Utopia and examining the Renaissance world view as shown by these writers.

The edition includes the illustrative material that accompanied early editions of Utopia, full chronologies of the authors, notes, and : Oxford University Press, UK. Although this collection is entitled "Three Early Modern Utopias", "The Isle of Pines" is not really a utopian work at all.

Whereas More and Bacon described the discovery of advanced. highly civilised societies from which the travellers can learn, Neville's story is essentially that of a reversion from civilisation to barbarism/5(31).

More's "Utopia" is the longest and best of the three works presented in this book, at least as far as fleshing out the details of how a utopian civilization would really look, particularly when situated among other civilizations. But, since most people are familiar with it to some degree, I'll discuss the other two writings in more detail/5.

Three Early Modern Utopias: Thomas More: Utopia / Francis Bacon: New Atlantis / Henry Neville: The Isle of Pines (Unknown Binding) Published May 14th by Oxford University Press, USA. New Atlantis () offers a fictional illustration of Francis Bacon's visionary ideal of the role that science should play in the modern society.

Henry Neville's The Isle of Pines (), a precursor of Defoe's Robinson Crusoe, engages with some of the sexual, racial, and colonialist anxieties of the end of the early modern period.3/5(1).`Three Early Modern Utopias' is a collection of three influential works of utopian fiction, from the original `Utopia' () by Thomas More, through Francis Bacon's `New Atlantis' (), and the lesser known `Isle of Pines' () by Henry Neville'.

The utopia stories of Thomas More, Henry Neville and Francis Bacon are collected in "Three Early Modern Utopias," published by Oxford. (Culture Club / Getty)Author: Nick Romeo.