Entry updated 26 October 2021. Tagged: Author.
Pseudonym of the unidentified UK author (? - ) of The Blue Shirts (1926), a Near Future political thriller in which the eponymous para-legal cadre attempts to create a Socialist Republic of Great Britain. Several separate Fascist organizations, each known as The Blue Shirts, were founded in or around 1932 in China, Ireland, Portugal; members of the Parti national social chrétien in mid-1930s Canada were known as "Blue Shirts". The connection, if any, between these groups and J J J's novel is not known. [JC]
"J J J"
- The Blue Shirts (London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent and Co, 1926) [hb/Ogle]
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