Entry updated 11 October 2021. Tagged: Author.
(1843-1921) Scottish teacher, lawyer, editor (primarily with the Glasgow Herald 1888-1909) and author whose After the Revolution and Other Holiday Fantasies (coll 1893) assembles stories and sketches from the Herald. The title story is a Parody of Edward Bellamy's Looking Backward (1888); other tales are Satires, mostly of Scottish life and literature, sometimes extending into the Near Future. [JC]
born Culross on the Forth, Scotland: 17 November 1843
died Scotland: July 1921
- After the Revolution and Other Holiday Fantasies (Glasgow, Scotland: William Hodge and Company, 1893) [coll: first appeared various undetermined dates from 1888: hb/]
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