Carter, Tremlett

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(1866-1903) Indian-born author, in the UK from childhood, whose works include at least one technical study of electrical machinery, and The People of the Moon (1895), an sf novel whose narrative of life inside the hollow Moon is conveyed by Antigravity device to a man on Earth. Within the Moon may be found Monsters galore, flying machines, an intense Planetary Romance atmosphere in which the exploits of the narrator, Prince Indra, take on a romantic glow. [JC]

Edward Tremlett Carter

born Calcutta, India: 1866

died Clevedon, Somerset: 16 April 1903

works (selected)

  • The People of the Moon (London: "The Electrician" Printing and Publishing Company, 1895) [illus/hb/A d'Aguilcourt]


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