Entry updated 12 August 2018. Tagged: Author.
(1848-1915) UK author in whose Doctor Baxter's Invention (1912) it proves possible to transfer insanity and homicidal behaviour from one person to another via a serum taken from the blood of a homicidal maniac (see Identity Transfer; Medicine). The Harrington Street Mystery (1915), a detective story, features an electro-magnetic Weapon. [JC]
William Patrick Kelly
died Yorkshire: 11 November 1915
- Doctor Baxter's Invention: A Story (London: Greening and Co, 1912) [hb/]
- The Harrington Street Mystery (London: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent and Co, 1915) [hb/]
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