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Mason, Grace Sartwell

Entry updated 12 August 2018. Tagged: Author.

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(1876-1966) US author, actively prolific as a short story writer for many years; of her novels, The Bear's Claws (1913) with John Northern Hilliard is of sf interest as a Lost World tale set in Persia, where an ancient City is discovered; the otherness of this city is muted by its discoverers' calling it Persepolis, a genuine ancient city whose location has been known for thousands of years. [JC]

Grace Sartwell Mason

born Port Allegany, Pennsylvania: 31 October 1876

died 1966

works (highly selected)

  • The Bear's Claws (Chicago, Illinois: A C McClurg and Company, 1913) with John Northern Hilliard [illus/hb/W D Goldbeck]


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