Entry updated 31 August 2018. Tagged: Author.
(1900-1974) South Africa-born Australian Egyptologist and author, of whose works in various categories Moon Ahead (1951; cut 1952) is of interest as an attractively told Young Adult adventure into space, and The Wizard Boatman of the Nile and Other Tales from Egypt (coll 1957) contains some fantasies. [JC]
Herbert Leslie Greener
born Cape Town, South Africa: 13 February 1900
died Hobart, Tasmania: 8 December 1974
- Moon Ahead (New York: Viking Press, 1951) [hb/William Pène du Bois]
- The Wizard Boatman of the Nile and Other Tales from Egypt (London: George G Harrap, 1957) [coll: hb/]
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