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Ape and Essence (Timeless Wisdom Collection Book 1086) Aldous Huxley

Ape and Essence (Timeless Wisdom Collection Book 1086)

Aldous Huxley

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Ape and Essence, is set in a dystopia, similar to that in Brave New World, Huxleys more famous work.It is a satire of the rise of large-scale warfare and warmongering in the 20th century, and presents a pessimistic view of the politics of mutuallyMoreApe and Essence, is set in a dystopia, similar to that in Brave New World, Huxleys more famous work.It is a satire of the rise of large-scale warfare and warmongering in the 20th century, and presents a pessimistic view of the politics of mutually assured destruction. It makes extensive use of surrealist imagery, depicting humans as apes who, as a whole, will inevitably commit suicide.The novel has two sections, Tallis—the name of the novels character—and the Script—the screenplay titled Ape and Essence which Tallis had submitted to the studio (rejected a fortnight before his death, but not returned to him).