Binns, Ottwell

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(1872-1935) UK Congregational and then Unitarian minister and author, much better known as Ben Bolt, the pseudonym he used from around 1890, for his detective fiction and vigorous adventure novels; Dan-Yeo; Or, the Island of the Lost (1929) as Ottwell Binns is a Lost Race tale set on an unknown Island in the South Pacific, where seventeenth-century English castaways have created a culture. [JC]

Ottwell Binns

born Rochdale, Lancashire: 1872

died Penzance, Cornwall: 27 November 1935



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