"A Walk Abroad (A Relation of Things Heard and Seen.) 1866"

Title"A Walk Abroad (A Relation of Things Heard and Seen.) 1866"
Year for Search1881
AuthorsThomson, James (1834-82)
Secondary TitleEssays and Phantasies
Pagination257-68
Date Published1881
PublisherReeves and Turner
Place PublishedLondon
KeywordsMale author, Scottish author
Annotation

A dystopia in which the protagonist takes a trip around the solar system and sees extreme poverty everywhere and then returns to Earth to find the same situation.

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Author Note

Scottish author (1834-82).

Full Text

1881 Thomson, James (1834-82). “A Walk Abroad (A Relation of Things Heard and Seen.) 1866.” In his Essays and Phantasies (London: Reeves and Turner, 1881), 257-68. PSt

A dystopia in which the protagonist takes a trip around the solar system and sees extreme poverty everywhere and then returns to Earth to find the same situation.