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Major Works: Literature

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  1. Today and Tomorrow Volume 8 Science and Medicine

    Galatea, or the Future of Darwinism Daedalus, or Science & the Future Automaton, or the Future of Mechanical Man Gallio, or the Tyranny of Science

    By Brain, Haldane, Hatfield, Sullivan

    Galatea, or the Future of Darwinism W Russell Brain Originally published in 1927 "A brilliant exposition…of the evolutionary hypothesis." The Guardian "Should prove invaluable…" Literary Guide This non-technical but closely-reasoned book is a challenge to the orthodox teaching on evolution...

    Published April 15th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Today and Tomorrow Vol 10 Science & Medicine

    The Mongol in Our Midst Prometheus, or Biology and the Advancement of Man Metanthropos or the Body of the Future Pygmalion or the Doctor of the Future The Conquest of Cancer

    By Crookshank, Jennings, Macfie, Wilson, Wright

    The Mongol in Our Midst F G Crookshank Originally published in 1925. "A brilliant piece of speculative induction" Saturday Review Combining anthropology, psychology, geography, science and medicine, this volume was a ground-breaking study in the area of race, ethnicity and...

    Published April 15th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Today & Tomorrow Volume 6 Child & Education

    Autolycus, or the Future for Miscreant Youth Thrasymachus, the Future of Morals Romulus or the Future of the Child Procrustes, or the Future of English Education

    By Gordon, Joad, Lewis, Pink

    Autolycus or the Future for Miscreant Youth R G Gordon Originally published in 1928. "His clear and spirited presentation of the problem should rekindle interest in the subject and help towards legislation…" Times Educational Supplement Methods are outlined for dealing with the difficult...

    Published April 15th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Scheherazade or the Future of the English Novel Thamyris or Is There a Future for Poetry? Saxo Grammaticus Deucalion or the Future of Literary Criticism

    Today and Tomorrow Volume Twenty-One

    By Carruthers, Trevelyan, Weekley, West

    Scheherazade Or the Future of the English Novel John Carruthers Originally published in 1928 "A brilliant essay…" Daily Herald A survey of contemporary fiction in England and America lends to the conclusion that the literary and scientific influences of the last fifty years have combined to...

    Published April 15th 2008 by Routledge

  5. Today and Tomorrow Volume 11 Psychology

    Apollonius, or the Future of Psychical Research Socrates, or the Emancipation of Mankind Morpheus, or the Future of Sleep Sisyphus, or the Limits of Psychology The Passing of Phantoms

    By Bennett, Carlill, Harris, Jaeger, Patten

    Volume 11 Apollonius, or the Future of Psychical Research E N Bennett Originally published in 1927 "Admirably conceived, skilfully executed." Liverpool Post "His exposition of the case for psychic research is lucid and interesting." The Scotsman This volume summarizes the results secured by...

    Published April 15th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Pons Asinorum, or the Future of Nonsense Democritus or the Future of Laughter Mrs Fisher or the Future of Humour, Babel, or the Past, Present and Future of Human Speech

    Today and Tomorrow Volume Twenty-Two

    By Edinger, Gould, Graves, Paget

    Pons Asinorum Or The Future of Nonsense George Edinger and E J C Neep Originally published in 1929. "A most entertaining essay, rich in quotation from the old masters of clownship’s craft." Saturday Review The author maintains that true nonsense must be aimless humour – the humour that...

    Published April 15th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Today and Tomorrow Volume 5 Home, Clothes and Food

    Laret et Penates or the Home of the Future Lucullus the Food of the Future Narcissus an Anatomy of Clothes Bacchus, or Wine To-day and To-morrow

    By Birnstingl, Hartley, Heard, Shand

    Volume 5: Lares et Penates, or the Home of the Future H J Birnstingl Originally published in 1928. " very careful summary." Times Literary Supplement "…his book undoubtedly gives a better understanding of the subject than any other…" Saturday Review This volume considers the labour-saving...

    Published April 15th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Today and Tomorrow 103 Titles Bound in 25 Volumes

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions

    This series, originally published in the 1920s and 1930s, includes work by some of the twentieth century’s most well-known thinkers, scientists, philosophers, doctors, critics and artists. When first published it was immediately recognized as a noteworthy event. Written from various points of...

    Published April 10th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Today and Tomorrow Vol 7 Child & Education

    Isis, Or the Future of Oxford Alma Mater, or the Future of Oxford and Cambridge Chiron, or the Education of a Citizen of the World Eleutheros or the Future of Public Schools

    By Diplock, Hall, Pearce, Roxburgh

    Isis, or the Future of Oxford W J K Diplock Originally published in 1929 "A reactionary hit-back" Daily Mail This volume defends Oxford intellectual life and examines the institution as it really is, rather than relying on mis-guided media reports. 88pp Alma Mater or the Future of...

    Published March 31st 2008 by Routledge

  10. Today and Tomorrow Volume 9 Science and Medicine

    Eos or the Wider Aspects of Cosmogony Hermes, or the Future of Chemistry Sybilla, or the Revival of Prophecy Archimedes or the Future of Physics

    By Jeans, Jones, Mace, Whyte

    Eos or the Wider Aspects of Cosmogony J H Jeans Originally published in 1928 "A fascinating summary of his tremendous conclusions…" Times Literary Supplement "No book in the series surpasses Eos in brilliance and profundity…" Is this universe permanent or transitory? If transitory, is...

    Published March 31st 2008 by Routledge