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Towards Democracy

£9.99

Product description

12mo. 507pp. Faux leather covers with gilt titles on front and spine. Light wear to edges. Title page appears to be missing. The hinges have been repaired with Sellotape. Pages are clean but for an occasional pencil mark.

Edward Carpenter (1844-1929) was a British socialist writer and poet, known for his advocacy of natural living, and for his writings on homosexuality and his open espousal of this identity. Carpenter was born to a middle-class family, attended Cambridge University, worked for the University Extension movement in northern England, travelled and lectured, and in 1883 settled in Millthorpe, near Sheffield. In 1891, after his return from a trip to India to study Indian philosophy and religion, he met George Merrill, who would be his companion for nearly forty years. Among his works are Towards Democracy(1883) and The Intermediate Sex(1908). Crane also composed the socialist anthem England Arise! Sources:Adapted from Philip Taylor"Biographical Note,"at the Edward Carpenter Archive website.

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Author(s):
Carpenter, Edward
Condition:
Poor
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
507

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12mo. 507pp. Faux leather covers with gilt titles on front and spine. Light wear to edges. Title page appears to be missing. The hinges have been repaired with Sellotape. Pages are clean but for an occasional pencil mark.

Edward Carpenter (1844-1929) was a British socialist writer and poet, known for his advocacy of natural living, and for his writings on homosexuality and his open espousal of this identity. Carpenter was born to a middle-class family, attended Cambridge University, worked for the University Extension movement in northern England, travelled and lectured, and in 1883 settled in Millthorpe, near Sheffield. In 1891, after his return from a trip to India to study Indian philosophy and religion, he met George Merrill, who would be his companion for nearly forty years. Among his works are Towards Democracy(1883) and The Intermediate Sex(1908). Crane also composed the socialist anthem England Arise! Sources:Adapted from Philip Taylor"Biographical Note,"at the Edward Carpenter Archive website.

Author(s):
Carpenter, Edward
Condition:
Poor
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
507

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