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Book Information: Unsocial Socialist, an

Unsocial Socialist, an (1884) [Novel]
by George Bernard Shaw Rating: Weighted - 6.7 / Average - 6.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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From 1879 to 1883, before he turned to writing plays, Shaw wrote five novels. An Unsocial Socialist, the last written, concerns the activities of one Sidney Trefusis, a rich Marxist whom women find completely exasperating, or irresistable, or both, and who has definite ideas about reforming personal and political relationships. Shaw develops a plot that overturns the pieties of the middle class--including the expectations of the novel-reader--and in so doing suggests some new structures for both society and literature.

Original title: An Unsocial Socialist
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral Fiction
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Edition #1: An Unsocial Socialist

An Unsocial Socialist (1932)
Edition Details:

The revised text as it appeared in the 1832 Standard Edition.

Language: English

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Manifested in:

An Unsocial Socialist (1972)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393006603
Pages: 259

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