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"The Description of a New World, Called The Blazing-World" (1666), a proto-science-fiction novel by Margaret Cavendish. Use this tag with the [margaret-cavendish] tag.

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Is "The Blazing World" written in a standard style for Cavendish's time?

I've been assigned The Blazing World by Margaret Cavendish to read in my literature class. The first thing that struck me about the writing is how long the sentences are. It takes a mental settling-in ...
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