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(1882-1964) Polish-born US author whose lightly fictionalized Utopia Speratia (1935; rev vt Speratia: The Land of Hope 1941) posits an anti-egalitarian state control over every aspect of life, with Religion adamantly manifest. The author, who seems to have simultaneously used the name Dr Raphael W Leonhart as putative writer of this text, was a dentist. [JC]
Peter Frank Wybraniec
born Myslowitz, Poland: 4 October 1882
died Chicago, Illinois: 28 July 1964
- Speratia (Boston, Massachusetts: Meador Publishing Company, 1935) possibly as by Dr Raphael W Leonhart [hb/]
- Speratia: The Land of Hope (Boston, Massachusetts: Meador Publishing Company, 1941) possibly as by Dr Raphael W Leonhart [rev vt of the above: hb/]
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