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John Lithgow's lithconia: The making and meaning of America's first "utopian socialist" tract

Durey, M. (1992) John Lithgow's lithconia: The making and meaning of America's first "utopian socialist" tract. The William and Mary Quarterly (3rd Ser.), 49 (4). pp. 675-694.

Abstract

In May 1802 the first of eight installments of "Equality-A Political Romance" was published in Philadelphia's deist magazine, The Temple of Reason. This tract had no discernible impact at the time, but historians in recent years have made large claims for its significance...

Publication Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Publisher: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture
Copyright: 1992 The William and Mary Quarterly
Publishers Website: http://oieahc.wm.edu/wmq/index.cfm
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/13877
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