Kirk, Hyland C

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(1846-1917) US author of speculative nonfiction, including the nonfiction The Possibility of Not Dying (1883); his two books of sf interest are When Age Grows Young (1888), a Utopia set in the Near Future where technological progress has brought felicity and a chance of Immortality; and The Revolt of the Brutes: A Fantasy of the Chicago Fair (1893), a tale of fantasticated Devolution. [JC]

Hyland Clare Kirk

born New York: 8 March 1846

died ?Washington, District of Columbia: 6 May 1917

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