Flatland

By Abbott, Edwin A

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions is an 1884 satirical novella by the English schoolmaster Edwin Abbott Abbott. Writing pseudonymously as "a square", Abbott used the fictional two-dimensional world of Flatland to offer pointed observations on the social hierarchy of Victorian culture.

Reviews

Review this book and you'll be entered for a chance to win $50!

(Log-in or create an account first!)

You're rating the book as a work, not the seller or the specific copy you purchased!

Available copies

No cover image available

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

by Abbott, Edwin A

Seller
Powell's Bookstores Chicago
Condition
Used - Very Good
Item Price
$125.00

Show Details

Description:
Basil Blackwell/Oxford. Used - Very Good. 1944. Paperback, large octavo, 102 pp. with deckled edges. Sunning to spine and wrappers. Previous owner's name penciled at top edge of front wrapper. Minor edge-wear. Corners slightly bumped. Overall, very good. (Subject: Books.)
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$125.00
No cover image available

Flatland

by Abbott, Edwin A

Seller
a brennan bookseller
Published
1982
Condition
Good
Item Price
$50.00

Show Details

Description:
Verplanck NY: Emerson Books, 1982. Good/Good. As a satire, Flatland offered pointed observations on the social hierarchy of Victorian culture. However, the novella's more enduring contribution is its examination of dimensions; in a foreword to one of the many publications of the novella, noted science writer Isaac Asimov described Flatland as "The best introduction one can find into… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$50.00
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

by Edwin A., Abbott

Seller
Ergodebooks
Published
2007-04-03
Condition
Used:Good
Edition
LRG
ISBN
9781434604972
Item Price
$34.06

Show Details

Description:
BiblioBazaar, 2007-04-03. LRG. Paperback. Used:Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$34.06
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

by Edwin A., Abbott

Seller
Ergodebooks
Published
2007-04-03
Condition
Good
ISBN
9781434604972
Item Price
$31.97

Show Details

Description:
BiblioBazaar, 2007-04-03. Paperback. Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$31.97
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

by Edwin A., Abbott

Seller
Ergodebooks
Published
2007-04-03
Condition
Used:Good
ISBN
9781434604644
Item Price
$30.69

Show Details

Description:
BiblioBazaar, 2007-04-03. Paperback. Used:Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$30.69
No cover image available

Flatland. (Miniaturbuch).

by Abbott, Edwin A..

Seller
Antiquariat Reinhold Pabel
ISBN
9783861842651
Item Price
29.93

Show Details

Description:
Leipzig, Miniaturbuchverlag / Wartelsteiner, 2014. . Neuware.- Erste Auflage
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
29.93
image of Flatland: A Romance Of Many Dimensions (1884)

Flatland: A Romance Of Many Dimensions (1884)

by Edwin A. Abbott

Seller
Ergodebooks
Published
2007-11-10
Condition
Used:Good
ISBN
9780548788806
Item Price
$28.51

Show Details

Description:
Kessinger Publishing, LLC, 2007-11-10. Paperback. Used:Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$28.51
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

by Edwin A., Abbott

Seller
Ergodebooks
Published
2007-04-03
Condition
Good
ISBN
9781434604644
Item Price
$24.28

Show Details

Description:
BiblioBazaar, 2007-04-03. Paperback. Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$24.28
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

by

Seller
Russell Books Ltd
Condition
New
ISBN
9781617430091
Item Price
$20.99

Show Details

Description:
GREENBOOK PUBN LLC. New. Special order direct from the distributor
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.99
No cover image available

Flatland

by Abbott, Edwin A.

Seller
Russell Books Ltd
Condition
New
ISBN
9781434450999
Item Price
$20.39

Show Details

Description:
Wildside Press. New. Special order direct from the distributor
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$20.39
No cover image available

Flatland

by

Seller
Russell Books Ltd
Condition
New
ISBN
9781613821954
Item Price
$16.40

Show Details

Description:
SIMON & BROWN. New. Special order direct from the distributor
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$16.40
No cover image available

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions.

by ABBOTT, Edwin A.

Seller
Grendel Books, ABAA/ILAB
Published
1992
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9780486463353
Item Price
$15.00

Show Details

Description:
Mineola:: Dover Publications,. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1992. Hardcover. 0486463354 . A reprint edition. Fine in a fine dust jacket. .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$15.00
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (by a Square)

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (by a Square)

by Abbott, Edwin A.

Seller
Russell Books Ltd
Condition
New
ISBN
9781618952851
Item Price
$14.93

Show Details

Description:
Bibliotech Press. New. Special order direct from the distributor
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$14.93
No cover image available

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

by

Seller
Russell Books Ltd
Condition
New
ISBN
9781604441024
Item Price
$14.93

Show Details

Description:
INDOEUROPEANPUBLISHING.COM. New. Special order direct from the distributor
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$14.93
image of Flatland: A Romance in Many Dimensions

Flatland: A Romance in Many Dimensions

by Abbott, Edwin A.

Seller
Russell Books Ltd
Condition
New
ISBN
9780140435313
Item Price
$13.00

Show Details

Description:
PENGUIN GROUP. New. Special order direct from the distributor
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$13.00
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

by Abbott, Edwin A.

Seller
MagicCarpetBooks.com
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780486200019
Item Price
$11.44

Show Details

Description:
New York: Dover (1952). Trade paperback. 103 pages. Introduction by Banesh Hoffmann. A clean copy with little wear. . Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$11.44
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (Dover Thrift Editions)

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (Dover Thrift Editions)

by ABBOTT, E. A

Seller
Robinson Street Books, IOBA
Published
1992-01-01
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780486200019
Item Price
$10.00

Show Details

Description:
Dover Publications Inc, 1992-01-01. Paperback. Very Good. Name stamp front free endpaper, else very good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$10.00
No cover image available

FLATLAND

by Abbott, Edwin A.

Seller
Wonder Book
Condition
Used - Good
Item Price
$9.99

Show Details

Description:
Dover Publications. Used - Good. Good condition. Slightly dampstained. Owner's name on front page. Stamped on page edges.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$9.99
No cover image available

Flatland: A Romance Of Many Dimensions: With Illustrations By The Author.

by Abbott, Edwin A.

Seller
Wonder Book
Condition
Used - Good
Item Price
$9.99

Show Details

Description:
Barnes & Noble. Used - Good. Good condition. 1969 printing.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$9.99
image of Flatland

Flatland

by Edwin A Abbott

Seller
Ria Christie Collections
Condition
As New
ISBN
9780199537501
Item Price
£9.51

Show Details

Description:
Paperback. As New. 'Upward, yet not Northward.' How would a creature limited to two dimensions be able to grasp the possibility of a third? Edwin A. Abbott's droll and delightful 'romance of many dimensions' explores this conundrum in the experiences of his protagonist, A Square, whose linear world is invaded by an em
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£9.51
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (Signet Classics)

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (Signet Classics)

by Abbott, Edwin A.

Seller
Wonder Book
Condition
Used - Good
ISBN
9780451522900
Item Price
$8.99

Show Details

Description:
Signet Classics. Used - Good. Good condition. Owner's name stamped on inside of front and rear covers.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$8.99
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (Dover Thrift Editions)

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (Dover Thrift Editions)

by Abbott, Edwin A.

Seller
Wonder Book
Condition
Used - Good
ISBN
9780486200019
Item Price
$8.99

Show Details

Description:
Dover Publications. Used - Good. Good condition.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$8.99
No cover image available

Flatland

by Abbott, Edwin A.

Seller
Wonder Book
Condition
Used - Good
Item Price
$8.98

Show Details

Description:
Dover.. Used - Good. Good condition. Writing inside.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$8.98
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

by Abbott, Edwin Abbott

Seller
Russell Books Ltd
Condition
New
ISBN
9780199537501
Item Price
$8.95

Show Details

Description:
OXFORD UNIV PR. New. Special order direct from the distributor
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$8.95
image of Flatland: A Romance Of Many Dimensions

Flatland: A Romance Of Many Dimensions

by Abbott, Edwin A

Seller
Book Focus
Published
2010-06-03
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781617430084
Item Price
$8.60

Show Details

Description:
Greenbook Publications, LLC, 2010-06-03. Paperback. Very Good. (NB58 MAY21T8N) edge/point wear, no underlining or highlighting within
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$8.60
image of Flatland

Flatland

by Abbott, Edwin

Seller
mompopsbooks
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
Softcover
ISBN
9780691025254
Item Price
$8.50

Show Details

Description:
Princeton NJ: Princeton University Press. "new introduction by thomas banchoff" Princeton Science Library Edition. Clean fresh tight NEW copy. Paperback. No remainder or other markings. Size: 8vo . Fine. Soft cover. Softcover. 1991.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$8.50
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions. 5th Edition, revised

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions. 5th Edition, revised

by Abbott, Edwin A.

Seller
Gil's Book Loft
Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
3rd ptg thus
ISBN
9780064635738
Item Price
$8.50

Show Details

Description:
New York/ Cambridge: Barnes & Noble/ Harper & Row, 1985. 3rd ptg thus . Soft cover. Near Fine. Irving Freeman cover. 100 shelf. Unread. Slim trade paperback, blue/white covers, slightly aged paper. Remainder star bottom edge. No names, clean text. Solid. Foreword: Isaac Asimov. Intro: William Garnett. Art by the author
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$8.50
image of Flatland

Flatland

by Edwin A. Abbott

Seller
Andromeda Used Book Sales
Published
1952
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
Sixth
ISBN
9789351284338
Item Price
$8.00

Show Details

Description:
This hardcover book is in very good condition but shows signs of shelf wear, use and aging; minor shelf wear on cover edges; cover tips undamaged; top of spine shows a minor 1/8" tear from shelf pulls. Age discoloration of blue hardcovers at edges and end spine; Inside binding is tight, clean; no page markings or damage.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$8.00
No cover image available

Flatland: A Romance Of Many Dimensions: With Illustrations By The Author

by ABBOTT, EDWIN A

Seller
Ad Infinitum Books
Condition
Softcover. Reading copy
Item Price
$7.55

Show Details

Description:
Barnes & Noble, New York: 1967. Softcover. Reading copy. A perennial science-fiction classic about life in a two-dimensional world. Written by a noted Shakespearean scholar whose hobby was the study of higher mathematics, it is still a first-rate fictional introduction to the concepts of relativity and multiple dimensions of space. Besides being fascinating reading, Flatland will help… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$7.55
No cover image available

FLATLAND - A Romance of Many Dimensions

by ABBOTT, EDWIN A

Seller
Camberwell Books
Item Price
AU$7.32

Show Details

Description:
Princeton University Press, Princeton, c. 2010. 103 pp, diagrams, near fine copy in limp wrappers.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
AU$7.32
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

by Abbott, Edwin A.

Seller
Russell Books Ltd
Condition
New
ISBN
9780451417855
Item Price
$7.30

Show Details

Description:
SIGNET CLASSICS. New. Special order direct from the distributor
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$7.30
No cover image available

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

by

Seller
Russell Books Ltd
Condition
New
ISBN
9781514304433
Item Price
$6.74

Show Details

Description:
CREATESPACE. New. Special order direct from the distributor
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$6.74
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

by Abbott, Edwin A.

Seller
Hanselled Books
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780486272634
Item Price
£6.68

Show Details

Description:
UK: Dover Publications, 1992. Paperback. Very Good. 8.3 x 5.2 x 0.2 inches. This masterpiece of science (and mathematical) fiction is a delightfully unique and highly entertaining satire that has charmed readers for more than 100 years. The work of English clergyman, educator and Shakespearean scholar Edwin A. Abbott (1838-1926), it describes the journeys of A. Square, a… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£6.68
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

by Abbott, Edwin A

Seller
Better World Books
Condition
Used - Good
ISBN
9780451417855
Item Price
$6.47

Show Details

Description:
Signet Classics. Used - Good. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$6.47
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (Dover Thrift Editions)

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (Dover Thrift Editions)

by ABBOTT, E. A

Seller
Robinson Street Books, IOBA
Published
1992-01-01
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780486200019
Item Price
$6.00

Show Details

Description:
Dover Publications Inc, 1992-01-01. Paperback. Very Good. Very good. Few creases. *
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$6.00
No cover image available

Flatland - A Romance Of Many Dimensions

by Abbott, Edwin A.

Seller
Borgasorus Books, Inc
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781595477323
Item Price
$5.99

Show Details

Description:
NuVision Publications, LLC. PAPERBACK. 1595477322 No CD Included. Access code may be previously used. Light dirt, wear, fading or curling of cover or spine. Good Binding. Minimal, if any highlighting or writing. Cover has used book stickers or residue. . Very Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$5.99
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

by Abbott, Edwin A

Seller
Redux Books
Published
1977
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780486200019
Item Price
$5.99

Show Details

Description:
Dover Publications Inc, 1977. Paperback. Good. Good paperback. Pages are clean and unmarked. Covers show light edge wear. Previous owners name on front cover.; 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed! Ships same or next business day!
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$5.99
image of Flatland

Flatland

by Edwin A Abbott

Seller
Botany Books
Published
1992
Condition
4
ISBN
9780486272634
Item Price
$5.99

Show Details

Description:
Used but very good condition.....a very readable and interesting bit of mathematical fiction!
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$5.99
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (Signet Classics)

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (Signet Classics)

by Abbott, Edwin A

Seller
Wonder Book
Condition
Used - Good
ISBN
9780451529763
Item Price
$5.79

Show Details

Description:
Signet Classics. Used - Good. Good condition.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$5.79
image of Flatland : A Romance of Many Dimensions

Flatland : A Romance of Many Dimensions

by Abbott, Edwin A

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1992
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780486200019
Item Price
$5.00

Show Details

Description:
Dover Publications, 1992. (Originally published, 1952) Thinner trade paperback, glossy wrappers colorfully designed, 103 pages. Very slight wear at top front edge, slight wear to spine edges, tiny dents at bottom front. Near Good.. Trade Paperback. Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$5.00
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

by Abbott, Edwin A.

Seller
Russell Books Ltd
Condition
New
ISBN
9780486272634
Item Price
$4.99

Show Details

Description:
Dover Pubns. New. Special order direct from the distributor
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$4.99
image of Flatland

Flatland

by Abbott, Edwin A

Seller
A2zbooks
Published
1987
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Edition Unstated
ISBN
9780140076158
Item Price
$4.00

Show Details

Description:
Penguin, New York, NY, 1987. Edition Unstated. Softcover. Good Condition. Used book, good condition. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 3. Category: Mathematics; Education. ISBN: 0140076158. ISBN/EAN: 9780140076158. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: ABE286179532. . 9780140076158
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$4.00
image of Flatland: A Romance Of Many Dimensions Abbott, Edwin A

Flatland: A Romance Of Many Dimensions Abbott, Edwin A

by Abbott, Edwin A

Seller
The Crazy Book Lady
Published
2008-09-16
Condition
Good
ISBN
9781440417788
Item Price
$3.75

Show Details

Description:
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2008-09-16. Paperback. Good. Book is in good condition, cover has some wear along the edges and corners.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$3.75
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (Dover Thrift Editions)

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (Dover Thrift Editions)

by Abbott, Edwin A,

Seller
Book Browser, LLC
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780486272634
Item Price
$3.00

Show Details

Description:
Good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$3.00
image of Flatland : A Romance of Many Dimensions

Flatland : A Romance of Many Dimensions

by Abbott, Edwin A.

Seller
Top Notch books
Published
1952
Condition
Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780486200019
Item Price
$3.00

Show Details

Description:
Mineola, New York, U.S.A.: Dover Publications, Incorporated, 1952. Fuscia colored wraps show mild wear. Pages are clean with no markings in text. . Reprint. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$3.00
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

by Abbott, Edwin A

Seller
river road books
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good-
ISBN
9780486272634
Item Price
$3.00

Show Details

Description:
Thrift edition
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$3.00
image of Flatland : A Romance of Many Dimensions

Flatland : A Romance of Many Dimensions

by Abbott, Edwin A.

Seller
P. C. Schmidt, Bookseller
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good+ in Softcover
Edition
Sixth Edition
ISBN
9780486200019
Item Price
$2.99

Show Details

Description:
New York: Dover Publications, 1992. a solid copy; ---------- SATISFACTION GUARANTEED --------- FAST, COURTEOUS SERVICE ------. Sixth Edition. Paper. Very Good+ in Softcover/No Dustjacket. 6 x 8".
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$2.99
No cover image available

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions

by Abbott, Edwin A

Seller
gigabooks
Published
1952
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$2.95

Show Details

Description:
Dover Publications, Inc., 1952. Trade Paperback - VG - Book is clean and tight with only light wear to cover - Ex-Library.. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Ex-Library.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$2.95
image of Flatland: A Romance Of Many Dimensions

Flatland: A Romance Of Many Dimensions

by ABBOTT, EDWIN A

Seller
Ad Infinitum Books
Condition
Softcover. Good condition
ISBN
9780486272634
Item Price
$2.25

Show Details

Description:
Dover Publications, Inc., New York: 1992. Softcover. Good condition. A perennial science-fiction classic about life in a two-dimensional world. Written by a noted Shakespearean scholar whose hobby was the study of higher mathematics, it is still a first-rate fictional introduction to the concepts of relativity and multiple dimensions of space. Besides being fascinating reading, Flatland will help… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$2.25
image of Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (Dover Thrift Editions)

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (Dover Thrift Editions)

by Edwin A. Abbott

Seller
The Book Cellar
Published
1992-09-21
Condition
Poor
ISBN
9780486272634
Item Price
$2.19

Show Details

Description:
Dover Publications, 1992-09-21. Paperback. Poor. Heavy wear, but still useable. A portion of your purchase of this book will be donated to non-profit organizations.Over 1,000,000 satisfied customers since 1997! Choose expedited shipping (if available) for much faster delivery. Delivery confirmation on all US orders.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
$2.19