Entry updated 12 August 2018. Tagged: Author.
(1854-1934) UK author, who changed his name to Constantine Scaramanga-Ralli by Royal Licence in 1910, after publishing his only sf novel, Vanessa: A Romance of the New Century and the New World (1904), which is set in a Near Future New York controlled by a tiny oligarchy; the masses soon revolt. [JC]
Constantine Pandely Scaramanga-Ralli
born London: 17 July 1854
died Birchington-on-Sea, near Thanet, Kent: March 1934
- Vanessa: A Romance of the New Century and the New World (London: Cassell and Company, 1904) [hb/]
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