Herland is a novel by Charlotte Perkins Gilman that was first published in 1915. Explore a plot summary, important quotes, and an in-depth analysis of Ellador.


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See a complete list of the characters in Herland and in-depth analyses of Ellador, Jeff, Terry, and Van.

Literary Devices

Here is where you will find analysis of the key themes, motifs, and symbols in Herland, as well as descriptions of other literary devices used in the novel.


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Further Study

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