Entry updated 29 November 2021. Tagged: Author.
(1885-?1962) UK author who also wrote as by Raymond Knotts, in active service during World War One; he specialized almost exclusively in crime adventures without fantastic elements, with the exception of The Isle of Men (1932), a Lost Race tale set on a South Pacific Island where a race of physically superior humans is discovered. [JC]
born Brighton, Sussex: 16 January 1885
died Brighton, Sussex: 1962 [or possibly late 1961]
works (highly selected)
- The Isle of Men (London: Skeffington and Son, 1932) [hb/]
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