Samuel Butler (novelist), Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Samuel Butler (novelist)


Date of Birth: 04-Dec-1835

Place of Birth: Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

Date of Death: 18-Jun-1902

Profession: writer, farmer, painter, novelist, science fiction writer

Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius

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About Samuel Butler (novelist)

  • Samuel Butler (4 December 1835 – 18 June 1902) was the iconoclastic English author of the Utopian satirical novel Erewhon (1872) and the semi-autobiographical Bildungsroman The Way of All Flesh, published posthumously in 1903.
  • Both have remained in print ever since.
  • In other studies he examined Christian orthodoxy, evolutionary thought, and Italian art, and made prose translations of the Iliad and Odyssey that are still consulted today.
  • He was also an artist.

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