Keywords: utopias

The First Men in the Moon

The First Men in the Moon


Herbert George Wells

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Year of publication: 2004

THE FIRST MEN IN THE MOON by H.G. Wells Chapter 1 Mr. Bedford Meets Mr. Cavor at Lympne As I sit down to write here amidst the shadows of vine-leaves under the blue sky of southern Italy, it comes to me with a certain quality of astonishment that my participation in these amazing adventures of Mr. Cavor was, after all, the outcome of the purest accident. It might have been any one. I fell into these things at a time when I thought myself removed from the slightest possibility of disturbing ...

Keywords: Satire Science Fiction Space flight to the moon -- Fiction Utopian fiction Utopias -- Fiction
A Modern Utopia

A Modern Utopia


Herbert George Wells

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Year of publication: 0

A MODERN UTOPIA BY H. G. WELLS A NOTE TO THE READER This book is in all probability the last of a series of writings, of whichdisregarding certain earlier disconnected essaysmy Anticipations was the beginning. Originally I intended Anticipations to be my sole digression from my art or trade or what you will of an imaginative writer. I wrote that book in order to clear up the muddle in my own mind about innumerable social and political questions, questions I could not keep out of my work, which ...

Keywords: Utopias