HomeGroupsTalkMoreZeitgeist
Search Site
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.

Samuel Butler (1) [1835–1902]

This page covers the author of The Way of All Flesh.

For other authors named Samuel Butler, see the disambiguation page.

MembersReviewsPopularityRatingFavorited   Events   
5,630 (85,602)8363,529 (4)70
The Way of All Flesh (Author) 3,103 copies, 34 reviews
Erewhon (Author) 1,830 copies, 30 reviews
Erewhon and Erewhon Revisited 198 copies, 1 review
The Notebooks of Samuel Butler 89 copies, 1 review
The Authoress of the Odyssey 39 copies, 1 review
The Fair Haven 21 copies
Life and Habit 21 copies, 1 review
Ex Voto 13 copies
Selected essays 10 copies
Butleriana 3 copies
Ainsi va tout chair - I 1 copy, 1 review
The Odyssey (Translator, some editions) 42,947 copies, 394 reviews
The Iliad (Translator, some editions) 32,536 copies, 328 reviews
The Iliad / The Odyssey (Translator, some editions) 4,411 copies, 45 reviews

Top members (works)

PHSEnglishDept (74), ssa.books (57), seite (47), Echnaton (46), RoanClay (44), JeffersonBallard (42), SamuelTaylor (40), tdoran (35), Enodia (35), richrat (33), donandpatti (32), FundacionRosacruz (29), chuck_ralston (28) — more

Recently added

sdelaney (1), vicwintergreen (1), JaeReads (2), SchmendrickPotter (1), isostasies (1), hnn (5), The_Literary_Jedi (2), OrderMustBe (4), IslandsLibrary (1)

Legacy Libraries

Alfred Deakin (13), Hannah Arendt (11), Thomas Jefferson (11), T. E. Lawrence (10), James Joyce (10), Leonard and Virginia Woolf (9), Maria Àngels Anglada d'Abadal (8), C. S. Lewis (8), Robert Ranke Graves (7), George Wythe (7)89 more, Ralph Waldo Emerson (7), Carl Sandburg (7), Karen Blixen (7), Rudyard Kipling (6), Donald and Mary Hyde (6), Gillian Rose (6), Samuel Johnson (5), George Orwell (5), Ernest Hemingway (5), Evelyn Waugh (5), Arthur Ransome (5), James Boswell (5), Walker Percy (5), Robert & Elizabeth Barrett Browning (5), Terence Kemp McKenna (4), Roger Mifflin (4), Anthony Burgess (4), Gustave Flaubert (4), Robert Treat Paine (4), Sylvia Plath (3), Dante Gabriel Rossetti (3), Iris Murdoch (3), William Gaddis (3), Ralph Ellison (3), Richard Cranch (3), Barbara Pym (3), William Butler Yeats (3), John Adams (3), Samuel Roth (3), Alexander Pushkin (3), Charles Lamb (3), Robert Gordon Menzies (3), Tim Spalding (3), Francis Dana (3), Edna St. Vincent Millay (3), Astrid Lindgren (2), Leslie Scalapino (2), Eeva-Liisa Manner (2), Ezra Pound (2), Oscar Wilde (2), Edward Estlin Cummings (2), Porter Cornelius Bliss (2), Phillis Wheatley (2), Franz Kafka (2), Thomas McKean (2), Frederick Douglass (2), Fyodor Dostoevsky (2), George Washington (2), Charles Darwin (2), William Somerset Maugham (2), Herman Melville (2), Thomas Mann (2), Joseph Stevens Buckminster (2), Social Library (1793) (2), Union College (1), W. H. Auden (1), Theodore Dreiser (1), StephenCraneLibrary (1), William Wilberforce (1), Sir Walter Scott (1), Rose Standish Nichols (1), USS California (Armored Cruiser No. 6) (1), JeffBuckley (1), Edward Tufte (1), Edward St. John Gorey (1), Franz Bopp (1), Friedrich Nietzsche (1), George Washington Mordecai (1), David Robert Jones (1), Daniel Webster (1), Alured Popple (1), Alfred Bernhard Nobel (1), Benedictus de Spinoza (1), Benjamin Franklin (1), Charles Macklin (1), H.D. (1), Harry S Truman (1), Maggie L. Walker (1), Landon Carter (1), Marie Antoinette (1), Myles Standish (1), Newton 'Bud' Flounders (1), José Francisco de San Martín Gómez y Matorras (1), Joseph Priestley (1), Ian Fleming (1), James and Mary Murray (1), JamesMonroe (1), John Muir (1), Richard Henry Lee (1)

Member favorites

adventure (381) ancient (653) Ancient Greece (1,509) Ancient Greek (414) Ancient Greek Literature (286) ancient history (314) ancient literature (433) antiquity (426) classic (2,554) classic literature (533) classical (488) classical literature (708) classics (5,216) ebook (315) epic (2,169) epic poem (287) epic poetry (1,320) fiction (4,818) Greece (1,664) Greek (2,521) Greek literature (1,471) Greek mythology (858) history (769) Homer (2,022) Iliad (303) Kindle (288) literature (2,941) myth (349) mythology (3,412) novel (370) Odysseus (317) own (339) poetry (5,749) read (737) to-read (1,888) translation (725) Trojan War (593) Troy (391) unread (432) war (450)

Samuel Butler has 1 past event. (show)

You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Canonical name
Legal name
Other names
Date of birth
Date of death
Burial location
Gender
Nationality
Country (for map)
Birthplace
Place of death
Cause of death
Places of residence
Education
Occupations
Relationships
Organizations
Awards and honors
Agents
Short biography

LibraryThing Early Reviewers Alum

Samuel Butler's book The Iliad was available from LibraryThing Early Reviewers.

Sign up to get a pre-publication copy in exchange for a review.

Member ratings

Average: (4)
0.5 10
1 165
1.5 34
2 593
2.5 113
3 2270
3.5 379
4 3943
4.5 421
5 4279

Author pictures (2)

   

(see all 2 author pictures)

Improve this author

Combine/separate works

Author division

"Samuel Butler" is composed of at least 4 distinct authors, divided by their works. You can edit the division.

Name disambiguation

Go to the disambiguation page to edit author name combination and separation.

Includes

Samuel Butler is composed of 16 names. You can examine and separate out names.

Combine with…

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 158,869,042 books! | Top bar: Always visible