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Lifetime: 1623 - 1673 Passed: ≈ 350 years ago


Poet , Philospher


United States

Margaret Cavendish

Books by Margaret Cavendish

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The Blazing World

Fiction Philosophy Science
Science Fiction Satire

The Blazing World by Margaret Cavendish is, all at once, a satire, a treatise on natural philosophy, a work of proto-science fiction, and a defiant venture into a scientific world where women were not usually allowed. It tells the tale of a young Lad...