Entry updated 11 August 2018. Tagged: Author.
(1880-1959) UK author who sometimes signed his books J L J Carter and sometimes as Compton Irving Carter. Two of his novels of are genre interest: Peggy the Aeronaut (1910), a Future War story which hints at a possible Pax Aeronautica; and Daughter of Egypt (1937) as by Compton Irving, about a revivified mummy in the twentieth century. [JC]
John Louis Justin Carter
born Ecclesall Bierlow, Sheffield, West Yorkshire: 1880
died West Byfleet, Surrey: 9 February 1959
- Peggy the Aeronaut (London: L Everett and Co, 1910) [hb/]
- Daughter of Egypt (London: Philip Allan, 1937) as by Compton Irving [hb/]
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