Across the Zodiac; The Story of a Wrecked Record

TitleAcross the Zodiac; The Story of a Wrecked Record
Year for Search1880
AuthorsGreg, Percy(1836-89)
Volume / Edition2 vols.
Date Published1880
PublisherTrübner & Co
Place PublishedLondon
KeywordsEnglish author, Male author
Annotation

Dystopia set on Mars. The society has some characteristics of the eutopias of the time (world government, one language, highly developed technology), but its lack of religion, the extreme inferiority of women, and the narrowness of intellectual outlook makes it a dystopia.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. in one vol. Westport, CT: Hyperion Press, 1974.

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Author Note

(1836-89)

Full Text

1880 Greg, Percy (1836-89). Across the Zodiac; The Story of a Wrecked Record. 2 vols. London: Trübner & Co. Rpt. in one vol. Westport, CT: Hyperion Press, 1974. L, LLL, PSt

Dystopia set on Mars. The society has some characteristics of the eutopias of the time (world government, one language, highly developed technology), but its lack of religion, the extreme inferiority of women, and the narrowness of intellectual outlook makes it a dystopia.