Illustration of one of the “Tree People” from Norwegian-Danish author Ludvig Holberg’s Klimii Iter Subterraneum (1741), a satirical science-fiction/fantasy novel detailing the adventures of its hero Niels Klim in a utopian society existing beneath the surface of the earth. 

Read an article by Peter Fitting exploring Holberg’s book in the wider context of hollow earth theory ON THE MAIN SITE

Illustration of one of the “Tree People” from Norwegian-Danish author Ludvig Holberg’s Klimii Iter Subterraneum (1741), a satirical science-fiction/fantasy novel detailing the adventures of its hero Niels Klim in a utopian society existing beneath the surface of the earth.

Read an article by Peter Fitting exploring Holberg’s book in the wider context of hollow earth theory ON THE MAIN SITE

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