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By Edwin A. Abbott, with Thomas Banchoff and the Filmmakers of Flatland

Based on a book written in 1884, this charming story of A. Square and his granddaughter, Hex, was made into a film in 2007. This edition of the book includes the full text and illustrations from the original Flatland as well as the movie script with commentary about the movie's creation. The original Flatland is a cleverly crafted satire of Victorian mores and restraints, but the inherent message about the necessity of being open to new ideas is a timeless one, and the clever mathematical metaphors will delight any reader who knows a square from a circle.

Hardbound, 168 pages.

Flatland: A Journey of Many Dimensions

By Edwin A. Abbott, with Thomas Banchoff and the Filmmakers of Flatland

The original Flatland story, written in 1884, is a satire of Victorian mores and restraintsand the importance of being open to new ideas. In 2007, this tale, re-told with clever mathematical metaphors, was made into an animated film about a character called A. Square and his granddaughter, Hex. This book, Flatland: A Journey of Many Dimensions the Movie Edition, includes the full text and illustrations from the original Flatlandas well as the movie script with commentary about the movie's creation. A great companion to the DVD, this story will delight any reader who knows a square from a circle. Hardbound, 168 pages




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