Entry updated 11 August 2018. Tagged: Author.
(1842-1897) US author of Shadows Before; Or, a Century Onward (1893), a Utopia set in distant Near Future New York, which is visited by a Japanese savant whose queries are meant to illuminate the Social Darwinist complexion of the ideal world of 1993. [JC]
Fayette Stratton Giles
born New Salem, Massachusetts: 20 September 1842
died Chicago, Illinois: 5 December 1897
- Shadows Before; Or, a Century Onward (New York: Humboldt Publishing Company, 1893) [in the publisher's Twentieth-Century Library series: hb/]
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