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Shattuck, William

(1864-1946) US author of The Keeper of the Salamander's Order: A Tale of Strange Adventure in Unknown Climes (1895), a Fantastic Voyage story whose protagonist, accompanied by demons and other creatures, visits strange lands and Islands, encountering at least one Lost Race en route. The author handles much of this material with an unsubtle Satirical brush. [JC]

William Shattuck

born Great Barrington, Massachusetts: 19 September 1864

died Granby, Connecticut: 28 March 1946



Entry from The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction (2011-current) edited by John Clute and David Langford.
Accessed 03:31 am on 9 December 2023.