Dystopian Literature 20th Century – 1900 -1910

Dystopian Literature Review

20th Century Dystopia Literature 1900 – 1910

Dystopian Literature od the early 20th century, this article looks at Dystopian themed novels released between 1900 and 1910.

Book Title:  The First Men in the Moon

Author: H. G. Wells

Published: 1901

Publisher: George Newnes (UK), Bowen Merill (US)

Language: English

Pages: 342

Good reads rating:  3.69/5

About: A storyteller is a businessperson named Bedford who pulls back to the farmland to compose a play, by which he would like to lighten his money-related issues. They meander unsteadily until they experience a gathering of six extraterrestrials, which catch them. In their flight, they find that gold is normal on the Moon.

Book Title:  The Purple Cloud

Author: M. P. Shiel

Published: 1901

Publisher: Chatto and Windus

Language: English

Pages: 463

Good reads rating:  3.51/5

About: The story, a history of a medium’s contemplation over the future composition of the content, subtleties the storyteller, Adam Jeff child, on an exertion toward the North Pole during the twentieth century on board the Boreal. He likewise sees a moving purple cloud, spreading in the far sky.

Book Title:  Trylogia Księżycowa

Author: Jerzi ZULAWSKI

Published: 1903

Publisher: Fundacja Nowoczesna Polska

Language: English

Pages: 411

Good reads rating:  3.77/5

About: The first volume of the book is an isolated expedition of ground astronauts. Who get deserted and the moon and get a colony. The second volume is to keep an eye on colonists and another traveller from the earth. Two lunar colonists focused in the third volume of this book in the 27th century. 

Book Title:  The Iron Heel 

Author: Jack London

Published: 1908

Publisher:  Librivox

Language: English

Pages: 354

Good reads rating:  3.75/5

About: This novel is fictional. It based on the footnotes, which has written from scholar Anthony Meredith. Meredith writing from around a year. She removed their errors every time. Meredith also describes the term spoiler. How they involved in politics and how they have fallen in love.

Book Title:  Lord of the World

Author: Robert Hugh Benson

Published: 1908

Publisher: Dodd, Mead and Company

Language: English

Pages: 352

Good reads rating:  4.06/5

About: As indicated by Father Martindale, the steady advancement of Lord of the World can be diagrammed through three of Monsignor Benson’s note pads. Percy Franklin’s consistent dread of capture while completing his religious service in London has enlivened by Mgr. Benson’s examination into the consequence of the English Reformation.

Book Title:  The Machine Stops

Author: E. M. Forster

Published: 1909

Publisher: Archibald Constable

Language: English

Pages: 48

Good reads rating:  4.07/5

About: This is a short story of sci-fi. The story set in reality, as we know it where humankind lives underground and depends on a monster machine to give its needs, anticipated advancements. The story portrays a world wherein a large portion of the human populace has lost the capacity to live on the outside of the Earth.

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