Re: Was Voltaire the First Sci-Fi Author?


Terry Foreman
 

Roger Brown replied
How about Margaret Cavendish almost a century earlier?
Readers of Pepys Diary will have seen:
The Description of a New World, Called The Blazing-World, better known as The Blazing World, is a 1666 work of prose fiction by the English writer Margaret Cavendish, the Duchess of Newcastle
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Blazing_World

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