Thorndale or The Conflict of Opinions

TitleThorndale or The Conflict of Opinions
Year for Search1857
AuthorsSmith, William [Henry](1808-72)
Date Published1857
PublisherWilliam Blackwood and Sons
Place PublishedEdinburgh, Scot.
KeywordsEnglish author, Male author
Annotation

The eutopia is spread throughout the book. It is a fairly conservative one aiming at improved community and family life. As it appears it is critiqued by those, generally more conservative, who believe it impossible. The author’s Gravenhurst, or Thoughts on Good and Evil. Edinburgh, Scot.: William Blackwood and Sons, 1862. 2nd ed. with the additional subtitle Knowing and Feeling. A Contribution to Psychology with a Memoir of the Author by his wife (3-121) and “Contributions by William Smith to Blackwood’s Magazine” (122-25). Edinburgh, Scot.: William Blackwood and Son, 1875 supplements the positions taken. Gravenhurst (127-329) and Knowing and Feeling (331-442).

Additional Publishers

2nd ed. Edinburgh, Scot.: William Blackwood and Sons, 1858. U. S. ed. Boston, MA: Ticknor and Fields, 1859.

Holding Institutions

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Author Note

(1808-72)

Full Text

1857 Smith, William [Henry] (1808-72). Thorndale or The Conflict of Opinions. Edinburgh, Scot.: William Blackwood and Sons. 2nd ed. Edinburgh, Scot.: William Blackwood and Sons, 1858. U. S. ed. Boston, MA: Ticknor and Fields, 1859. L, LLL, PSt

The eutopia is spread throughout the book. It is a fairly conservative one aiming at improved community and family life. As it appears it is critiqued by those, generally more conservative, who believe it impossible. The author’s Gravenhurst, or Thoughts on Good and Evil. Edinburgh, Scot.: William Blackwood and Sons, 1862. 2nd ed. with the additional subtitle Knowing and Feeling. A Contribution to Psychology with a Memoir of the Author by his wife (3-121) and “Contributions by William Smith to Blackwood’s Magazine” (122-25). Edinburgh, Scot.: William Blackwood and Son, 1875 supplements the positions taken. Gravenhurst (127-329) and Knowing and Feeling (331-442).