A Strange Dream

TitleA Strange Dream
Year for Search1890
AuthorsBurroughs, S. M.
Pagination16 pp.
Date Published[1890s]
PublisherGreen, McAllan & Feilden.
Place PublishedLondon
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Eutopia in which England is transformed by the single tax. The dream begins with a picture of the country before the introduction of the single tax showing the workers supporting the idle rich. This is followed by a depiction of the eutopia produced, with free travel, free education, full employment, and so forth. “It was the Liberal programme and the Single Tax that did it” (13). For Henry George’s explanation of the single tax, see his Progress and Poverty. An Inquiry Into the Cause of Industrial Depressions and Of Increase of Want With Increase of Wealth. The Remedy. San Francisco, CA: W. M. Hinton, 1879. Fiftieth Anniversary Ed. New York: The Robert Schalkenbach Foundation, 1929.

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[1890s] Burroughs, S. M. A Strange Dream. London: Green, McAllan & Feilden. 16 pp. LSE

Eutopia in which England is transformed by the single tax. The dream begins with a picture of the country before the introduction of the single tax showing the workers supporting the idle rich. This is followed by a depiction of the eutopia produced, with free travel, free education, full employment, and so forth. “It was the Liberal programme and the Single Tax that did it” (13). For Henry George’s explanation of the single tax, see his Progress and Poverty. An Inquiry Into the Cause of Industrial Depressions and Of Increase of Want With Increase of Wealth. The Remedy. San Francisco, CA: W. M. Hinton, 1879. Fiftieth Anniversary Ed. New York: The Robert Schalkenbach Foundation, 1929.