The Isle of Pines, 1668: Henry Neville's Uncertain Utopia

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The Isle of Pines, 1668: Henry Neville's Uncertain Utopia - Scheckter, John
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A short fiction of shipwreck and discovery written by the politician Henry Neville (1620-1694), The Isle of Pines is only beginning to draw critical attention, and until now no scholarly edition of the work has appeared. In the first full-length study of The Isle of Pines, supported by the first fully critical edition, John Scheckter discloses how Neville's work offers a critique of scientific discourse, enacts complicated engagements of race and gender, and interrogates the methods and consequences of European exploration ...

The Isle of Pines, 1668: Henry Neville's Uncertain Utopia 2011, Ashgate Publishing Limited

ISBN-13: 9781409435846

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