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Butler, Samuel

Born: 1835 AD
Died: 1902 AD, at 66 years of age.

Nationality: British
Categories: Novelists, Satirists


1835 - Butler was born in Nottinghamshire, England on December 4, 1835.


1854 - Attended Shrewsbury School then went to Saint John College in Cambridge, his father's alma mater.


1858 - Graduated as the summa cum laude in his chosen degree.


1872 - Wrote his satirical novel "Erewhon", the story of an imaginary land, he criticized the customs and manners of contemporary England.


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