Keywords: utopias -- fiction

The First Men in the Moon

The First Men in the Moon

Herbert George Wells

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