Questions tagged [psammead-trilogy]

Questions related to any of the novels in the Psammead series by Edith Nesbit. The series consists of Five Children and It (1902), The Phoenix and the Carpet (1904), and The Story of the Amulet (1906). The Psammead itself is a creature that can grant wishes. Use this tag with the [e-nesbit] tag.

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Are gender roles gone in the future in “The Story of the Amulet” by E. Nesbit?

When the kids go into the future in The Story of the Amulet, it looks like gender roles have perhaps disappeared. Some of the relevant quotes: There was no one in the room, but in the next gallery, ...