Gardner, Gilson

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(1869-1935) US author of A New Robinson Crusoe: A New Version of his Life and Adventures, With an Explanatory Note (1920), an updating of various Robinsonade tropes; the protagonist is becomes a castaway due to a plane crash; there are hints of Inventions in the air, which edge the text into sf. [JC]

Henry Gilson Gardner

born Chicago, Illinois: 16 March 1869

died Washington, District of Columbia: August 1935

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