SciFi: 19th Century Public

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  1. Lumen by 

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    Lumen was first published by Camille Flammarion (1842-1925) in 1872 as part of the Stories of Infinity collection. Flammarion was …

  2. The Angel of the Revolution by 

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    The Angel of the Revolution: A Tale of the Coming Terror (1893) is a science fiction novel by the English …

  3. A Crystal Age by 

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    A Crystal Age is a utopian novel/ Dystopia written by W. H. Hudson, first published in 1887. The book has …

  4. Voyage to the Moon by 

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    George Tucker (1775-1861) wrote A Voyage to the Moon: with Some Account of the Manners and Customs, Science and Philosophy, …

  5. From the Earth to the Moon by 

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    From the Earth to the Moon is an 1865 novel by Jules Verne. This edition combines that novel with his …

  6. Somnivm, seu opvs posthvmvm de astronomia lvnari by 

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    Somnium (Latin for "The Dream") is a novel written in Latin in 1608 by Johannes Kepler, and first published in …

  7. First Men in the Moon by ,

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    In the 1901 classic The First Men in the Moon, Wells reveals not only a fertile imagination at ease with …

  8. Auf zwei Planeten by 

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    Two Planets (German: Auf zwei Planeten, lit. On Two Planets, 1897) is an influential science fiction novel postulating intelligent life …

  9. The Annotated Flatland by ,

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    Flatland is a unique, delightful satire that has charmed readers for over a century. Published in 1884 by the English …

  10. The Great Romance by 

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    The Great Romance, a two-volume novella published under the pseudonym “The Inhabitant,” was one of the outstanding late nineteenth-century works …

  11. Voyages très extraordinaires de Saturnin Farandoul by 

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    Pirates! Mummies! Cannibals! Intelligent Apes! Samurais! Cossacks! And even Saturnians! Meet Saturnin Farandoul and his companions, the fearless Mandibul and …

  12. The Coming Race by 

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    The Coming Race is a novel by Edward Bulwer-Lytton, published anonymously in 1871. It has also been published as Vril, …

  13. Les Xipéhuz by 

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    Les Xipéhuz (1888) is a novella by the writing duo J.-H. Rosny – although it is possible that Rosny aîné …

  14. Thoth: A Romance by 

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    In the time of Pericles, as every one knows, Athens attained her greatest glory. Magnificent buildings were erected, and in …

  15. Babylon Electrified by 

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    "An extraordinary fantasy of the attempt to make Mesopotamia a centre of civilization. Originally published in 1888 as La Babylone …

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