Entry updated 12 September 2022. Tagged: Author.
(1882-1952) Australian author, mostly of short fiction, whose Amazon Island (1933) is a Utopia set on an Island in the Pacific inhabited by a Lost Race where sex-roles (see Gender; Sex Women in SF) have been reversed, more or less to the benefit of all. [JC]
Harold St Aubyn Mercer
born Kelvin Grove, Queensland: 1882
died Bondi, New South Wales: 13 June 1952
- Amazon Island (Sydney, New South Wales: Bookstall Company, 1933) [hb/]
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