Beyond the Ice: Being a Story of the Newly Discovered Region Round the North Pole. Edited from Dr. Frank Farleigh's Diary

TitleBeyond the Ice: Being a Story of the Newly Discovered Region Round the North Pole. Edited from Dr. Frank Farleigh's Diary
Year for Search1894
AuthorsMurphy, G[eorge] Read (ed.) [written by](1856-1925)
Tertiary AuthorsMurphy, G. Read
Date Published[1894]
PublisherSampson Low, Marston & Co. and M.L. Hutchinson
Place PublishedLondon and Melbourne, VIC, Australia
KeywordsAustralian author, Male author
Annotation

Detailed Christian, socialist, technological, eugenic eutopia at the North Pole. Egalitarian with systems in place to encourage high quality work. A description of a model prison farm is included (115/Claeys 114-15) and a model farm (174-81/Claeys 165-72). About half the novel deals with conflict with another country and war. 

Additional Publishers

Rpt. in Late Victorian Utopias: A Prospectus. Ed. Gregory Claeys. 6 vols. (London: Pickering & Chatto, 2009), 5: 3-300. Editor’s notes, 1, 301-02.

Holding Institutions

A, L, M, NNC, O, PSt

Author Note

Australian author (1856-1925).

Full Text

[1894] Murphy, G[eorge] Read, ed. [written by] (1856-1925). Beyond the Ice: Being a Story of the Newly Discovered Region Round the North Pole. Edited from Dr. Frank Farleigh’s Diary by G. Read Murphy. London: Sampson Low, Marston & Co. and Melbourne, VIC, Australia: M. L. Hutchinson. Rpt. in Late Victorian Utopias: A Prospectus. Ed. Gregory Claeys. 6 vols. (London: Pickering & Chatto, 2009), 5: 3-300. Editor’s notes, 1, 301-02. Chapter XIX mis-numbered XII in Claeys. A, L, M, NNC, O, PSt

Detailed Christian, socialist, technological, eugenic eutopia at the North Pole. Egalitarian with systems in place to encourage high quality work. A description of a model prison farm is included (115/Claeys 114-15) and a model farm (174-81/Claeys 165-72). About half the novel deals with conflict with another country and war. Australian author.