"The San Rafael Phalanstery"

Title"The San Rafael Phalanstery"
Year for Search1873
AuthorsBrooks, Noah(1830-1903)
Secondary TitleScribner's Monthly Magazine (New York)
Volume / Edition5.4
Pagination453-60
Date PublishedFebruary 1873
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Satire on a community intended to be a eutopia, the problems it encountered, and its success, which led to boredom and closure.

Author Note

The author (1830-1903)  is best known for his biography of Abraham Lincoln, Washington in Lincoln’s Time. New York: The Century Co., 1896, based on his friendship with Lincoln.

Full Text

1873 Brooks, Noah (1830-1903). “The San Rafael Phalanstery.” Scribner's Monthly Magazine (New York) 5.4 (February 1873): 453-60.

Satire on a community intended to be a eutopia, the problems it encountered, and its success, which led to boredom and closure. The author is best known for his biography of Abraham Lincoln, Washington in Lincoln’s Time. New York: The Century Co., 1896, based on his friendship with Lincoln.