Drayton, Henry S

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(1840-1923) US medical doctor and author whose Lost World novel, In Oudemon: Reminiscences of an Unknown People, by an Occasional Traveler (1900), features a 100-year-old English colony within a beneath South America, which is technologically advanced, telepathic, socialist and Christian. [JC]

Henry Shipton Drayton

[Drayton's middle name has also been given as Shipman and Sinclair]

born Jersey City, New Jersey: 16 September 1840

died Jersey City, New Jersey: 7 April 1923



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