Butler, Samuel, 1835-1902.
English writer born near Bingham, Nottinghamshire, who lived part of his
life in New Zealand. A translator of Homer and a literary theorist as well as
a novelist. Best known for his satire Erewhon (1872).
The Way of All Flesh. 1903.
A semi-autobiographical novel attacking Victorian hypocrisy, published posthumously.
The story of four generations of the Pontifex family, focusing particularly on
father and son Theo and Ernest.
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