Entry updated 11 August 2018. Tagged: Author.
(1904-1990) UK author of detective novels who flourished in the early 1930s; in his one title of sf interest, The Blasted Acre (1936), a business consortium gets a monopoly on radium (see Elements; Nuclear Energy), threatening the world. [JC]
Alexander Geoffrey Ellinger
born Chorlton, Manchester, England: 27 October 1904
died Cambridge, Cambridgeshire: 1990
- The Blasted Acre (London: Stanley Smith, 1936) [hb/]
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