Entry updated 12 September 2022. Tagged: Author.
(1907-1987) UK vintage car restorer and author, who hyphenated his surname for his books, which included some nonfiction. In Not for the Squeamish (coll 1948), the first of his two volumes of stories, of direct sf interest is "Count Szolnok's Robots", in which Robots are terminally evil, with several other tales edge into the realms of Gothic SF; his second collection, The Vaivaisukko's Bride (coll 1949 chap), focuses on weird fiction. [JC]
David William Hardy Scott Moncrieff
born Egham, Surrey: 1907
died 28 June 1987
- Not for the Squeamish (London: Background Books, 1948) [coll: pb/uncredited]
- The Vaivaisukko's Bride (Glasgow, Scotland: Scots Digest, 1949) [coll: chap: pb/uncredited]
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