Search SFE    Search EoF

  Omit cross-reference entries  

Tinckner, Mary Agnes

Entry updated 31 July 2023. Tagged: Author.

(1833-1907) US author whose work of sf interest is San Salvador (1892), a Utopia set in a secret Italian location (see Ruritania) where, under a wise and Christ-embodying monarch whose ancestry is of Lost-Race antiquity, citizens manufacture their beautiful but practical wares by hand, after the model recently promulgated in William Morris's News from Nowhere (1890). [JC]

Mary Agnes Tinckner

born Ellsworth, Maine: 18 July 1833

died Boston, Massachusetts: 4 December 1907

works (selected)

  • San Salvador (Boston, Massachusetts: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1892) [hb/]


previous versions of this entry

This website uses cookies.  More information here. Accept Cookies