The Diothas; or, A Far Look Ahead

TitleThe Diothas; or, A Far Look Ahead
Year for Search1883
Authors[Macnie], [John](1836-1909)
Tertiary AuthorsThiusen, Ismar [pseud.]
Date Published1883
PublisherG. P. Putnam's Sons
Place PublishedNew York
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Eutopia. The “Preface to the Second Edition” says it is a forecast. A pre-1888 Bellamy book set in the 96th century with a great emphasis on custom. Unlike Bellamy this eutopia includes a violent revolution in its past. Stress on morality. Religion rationalized, and the Roman Catholic Church has disappeared.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. New York: Arno Press and The New York Times, 1971. [2nd ed.]. entitled Looking Forward; or, The Diothas. New York: [cover says London]: G. P. Putnam’s Sons, 1890; and entitled A Far Look Ahead; or The Diothas. New York: G. P. Putnam’s Sons, 1890. Both by Ismar Thiusen [pseud.].

Pseudonym

Ismar Thiusen [pseud.]

Holding Institutions

L, MoU-St, NN, PSt, W3,3556

Author Note

The author (1836-1909) was a professor of Mathematics at the University of North Dakota.

Full Text

1883 [Macnie, John] (1836-1909). The Diothas; or, A Far Look Ahead. By Ismar Thiusen [pseud.]. New York: G. P. Putnam’s Sons. Rpt. New York: Arno Press and The New York Times, 1971. [2nd ed.]. entitled Looking Forward; or, The Diothas. New York: [cover says London]: G. P. Putnam’s Sons, 1890; and entitled A Far Look Ahead; or The Diothas. New York: G. P. Putnam’s Sons, 1890. Both by Ismar Thiusen [pseud.]. L, MoU-St, NN, PSt, W3,3556

Eutopia. The “Preface to the Second Edition” says it is a forecast. A pre-1888 Bellamy book set in the 96th century with a great emphasis on custom. Unlike Bellamy this eutopia includes a violent revolution in its past. Stress on morality. Religion rationalized, and the Roman Catholic Church has disappeared. The author was a professor of Mathematics at the University of North Dakota.