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In this sequel to Swift's classic Gulliver's Travels (which is also mathematical), Barnard College philosopher Montague tells us of his dreams in which
Gulliver shares with him the nonEuclidean geometry of his voyages for
Riemann's Land and Lobachevskia. The point seems to be to emphasize the
Aristotelean philosophical argument that space is neither finite nor
infinite, but rather that these properties depend on your notion of
measurement.
The story was actually presented as a speach before the Forum of the Society of Friends of Scripta Mathematica and then published in Vol. XIII (1947) of Scripta Mathematica, a quarterly journal published by Yeshiva University. Thanks to Sandro Caparrini (Torino, Italy) for finding this gem! 
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May 2016: I am experimenting with a new feature which will print a picture of the cover and a link to the Amazon.com page for a work of mathematical fiction when it is available. I hope you find this useful and convenient. In any case, please write to let me know if it is because I would be happy to either get rid of it or improve it if that would be better for you. Thanks! Alex
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