Entry updated 12 August 2018. Tagged: Author.
(1868-1918) US author of a Lost Race novel set on the Island of Feminine (see Islands), where women are Immortal and men (few in number) are slaves; the ship-wrecked narrator becomes enamoured with the Island's queen, who dies when she requites his love, as immortality and Sex do not mix. The island sinks. [JC]
Charles Elliott Niswonger
born Arcanum, Ohio: 26 March 1868
died Omaha, Nebraska: 3 May 1918
- The Isle of Feminine (Little Rock, Arkansas: Press of Brown Printing Cop, 1893) [hb/]
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