A Crystal Age Author:W.H. Hudson A Crystal Age is a fantasy of the future written by one of the great imaginative writers of our age. Only the author of Green Mansions could have written this astonishing and moving tale of adventure far removed from the exigencies of the present day, yet so real, so plausible, so completely beguiling that it remains a unique experience in the ... more »hearts and minds of its readers.
It is a story of a forest period, filled with visions of sensuous loveliness, of hauntingly beautiful women, of strange desires and hidden emotions. It is a Utopia, not of the economist or socialist, but of a poet and naturalist richly endowed with a creative instinct and an acute perception of the natural world that surrounds us.
Strange Victorian "green" Utopia/time travel novel.« less