Flatland A Romance of Many Dimensions
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Flatland A Romance of Many Dimensions

By Edwin Abbott Abbott
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Table of Contents
  • FLATLAND
  • PART I THIS WORLD
  • PART I THIS WORLD
  • § 1.—Of the Nature of Flatland.
  • § 2.—Of the climate and houses in Flatland.
  • § 3.—Concerning the Inhabitants of Flatland.
  • § 4.—Concerning the Women.
  • § 5.—Of our methods of recognizing one another.
  • § 6.—Of Recognition by Sight.
  • § 7.—Of Irregular Figures.
  • § 8.—Of the Ancient Practice of Painting.
  • § 9.—Of the Universal Colour Bill.
  • § 10.—Of the Suppression of the Chromatic Sedition.
  • § 11.—Concerning our Priests.
  • § 12.—Of the Doctrine of our Priests.
  • PART II OTHER WORLDS
  • PART II OTHER LANDS
  • § 13.—How I had a Vision of Lineland.
  • § 14.—How I vainly tried to explain the nature of Flatland.
  • § 15.—Concerning a Stranger from Spaceland.
  • § 16.—How the Stranger vainly endeavoured to reveal to me in words the mysteries of Spaceland.
  • § 17.—How the Sphere, having in vain tried words, resorted to deeds.
  • § 18.—How I came to Spaceland, and what I saw there.
  • § 19.—How, though the Sphere showed me other mysteries of Spaceland, I still desired more; and what came of it.
  • § 20.—How the Sphere encouraged me in a Vision.
  • § 21.—How I tried to teach the theory of Three Dimensions to my Grandson, and with what success.
  • § 22.—How I then tried to diffuse the Theory of Three Dimensions by other means, and of the result.
  • Footnotes
  • Transcriber’s Notes
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