Kerr, A W

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(1848-1934) Scottish author of Space: A Mirage (1913), in which an extremely early version of the Galactic Empire is sketched, though in allegorical terms involving spiritually advanced "celestials" who watch and ward over Earth, despite opposition from the Sardonics who inhabit a planet of that name. [JC]

Andrew William Kerr

born Edinburgh, Scotland: 13 November 1848

died Edinburgh, Scotland: 1 October 1934

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