Dane, John Colin

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(?   -?   ) US author whose sf novel Champion (1907) is narrated by a sentient car (see Machines), which or who recounts various adventures among humans, following a tradition – begun as early as Tobias Smollett's The History and Adventures of an Atom (1769 2vols) – that generates opportunities for Satire, vicarious Sex, picaresque adventures. [JC]

John Colin Dane

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  • Champion (New York: Dillingham, 1907) [illus/hb/W E Webster]

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