The Splendid Paupers. A Tale of the Coming Plutocracy

TitleThe Splendid Paupers. A Tale of the Coming Plutocracy
Year for Search1894
Authors[Stead], [William Thomas](1849-1912)
Secondary TitleReview of Reviews
Date PublishedChristmas Number 1894
PublisherReview of Reviews
Place PublishedLondon
KeywordsEnglish author, Male author
Annotation

Dystopia. A future Britain in which wealthy Chinese now dominate and the formerly wealthy have had to give up their estates. 

Info Notes

While Stead is sometimes listed as the “probable author,” his signed statement about the Christmas numbers makes his authorship clear.

Author Note

The author (1849-1912), the Editor of the Pall Mall Gazette and the Pall Mall Gazette and the Review of Reviews, died on the Titanic.

Full Text

1894 [Stead, William Thomas] (1849-1912). The Splendid Paupers. A Tale of the Coming Plutocracy. London: Review of Reviews, Christmas Number 1894. O While Stead is sometimes listed as the “probable author,” his signed statement about the Christmas numbers makes his authorship clear.

Dystopia. A future Britain in which wealthy Chinese now dominate and the formerly wealthy have had to give up their estates. Stead, the Editor of the Pall Mall Gazette and The Review of Reviews, died on the Titanic.