Entry updated 12 August 2018. Tagged: Author.
(1861-1937) US dentist and author in whose sf novel, A Modern Wizard (1894), a Mephistophelean baulked Superman, who possesses Psi Powers, commits crimes against nature but oversteps in the end. He goes mad. [JC]
born Charleston, South Carolina: 15 March 1861
died New York: 11 July 1937
- A Modern Wizard (New York: G P Putnam's Sons, 1894) [hb/]
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