Flatland, by E. A. Abbott, 1884 Readable online, with illustrations. [via stpeter] 23JUL wrote on 2002/07/17: Alas, Flatland is a nice small book. Mark wrote on 2002/07/17: Has anyone heard of the 1980s sideways-on version of a 2D story which I just now described in a post which seemed to get erased? iotic wrote on 2002/07/18: classic liam wrote on 2004/08/05: 1980s??!!?? 18-80s mate!