The Lost Tribes And The Land of Nod. An Original Natural Gas Story

TitleThe Lost Tribes And The Land of Nod. An Original Natural Gas Story
Year for Search1897
AuthorsKerr, Artemus P.(1851-1901)
Pagination73 pp.
Date Published1897
PublisherPress of the Indiana Newspaper Union
Place PublishedIndianapolis, IN
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Lost race eutopia in which people rarely ate anything but fruits and vegetables, and men and women wear similar clothing. Simple furniture. Ten large households. Little work needed; men fished and women did spinning and weaving. Gold common. The visitor from the outside (brought by a tornado) establishes a school to teach English and then various technologies that introduce complexity and conflict.

Illustration

Illus. H. A. Huey

Holding Institutions

DLC, W3,3081

Author Note

(1851-1901)

Full Text

1897 Kerr, Artemus P. (1851-1901) The Lost Tribes And The Land of Nod. An Original Natural Gas Story. Illus. H. A. Huey. Indianapolis, IN: Press of the Indiana Newspaper Union. 73 pp. DLC, W3,3081

Lost race eutopia in which people rarely ate anything but fruits and vegetables, and men and women wear similar clothing. Simple furniture. Ten large households. Little work needed; men fished and women did spinning and weaving. Gold common. The visitor from the outside (brought by a tornado) establishes a school to teach English and then various technologies that introduce complexity and conflict.