Ideal: The Novel and the Play
New York: New American Library, 2015
Ideal is Ayn Rand’s “lost” second novel, whose posthumous publication this summer is a major literary event.
In 1934, after the completion of her first novel, We the Living, Ayn Rand wrote a short novel called Ideal. At 32,000 words, it is 50% longer than Anthem, Rand’s third novel (or novella). Read more …