Travels in Phrenologasto

TitleTravels in Phrenologasto
Year for Search1825
Authors[Trotter], [John](1788-1852)
Tertiary AuthorsDon Jose Balscopo [pseud.], and Gio[vanni] Battista Balscopo [pseud.]
Date Published1825
PublisherSamuel Smith
Place PublishedCalcutta, India
KeywordsMale author
Annotation

Eutopia. Society based on phrenology (each person’s head is shaved and marked), which ensures that the right person is in the right job. The land is located between Earth and the Moon. The capital is Cranioscoposco.

Additional Publishers

1829 ed. rpt. in Modern British Utopias 1700-1850. Ed. Gregory Claeys. 8 vols. (London: Pickering & Chatto, 1997), 7: 159-222.

Info Notes

1829 ed. has the pseudonym Gio[vanni] Battista Balscopo.

Pseudonym

By Don Jose Balscopo [pseud.]

1829 ed. has the pseudonym Gio[vanni] Battista Balscopo.

Translation Note

Translated from the Italian [written in English].

Holding Institutions

CtY-M, L, PSt

Author Note

(1788-1852)

Full Text

1825 [Trotter, John] (1788-1852). Travels in Phrenologasto. By Don Jose Balscopo [pseud.]. Translated from the Italian [written in English]. Calcutta, India: Samuel Smith. Later ed. London: Saunders and Otley, 1829. This ed. has the pseudonym Gio[vanni] Battista Balscopo. 1829 ed. rpt. in Modern British Utopias 1700-1850. Ed. Gregory Claeys. 8 vols. (London: Pickering & Chatto, 1997), 7: 159-222. CtY-M, L, PSt

Eutopia. Society based on phrenology (each person’s head is shaved and marked), which ensures that the right person is in the right job. The land is located between Earth and the Moon. The capital is Cranioscoposco.