Lane, Jane

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Pseudonym of UK author Elaine Kidner Dakers (1905-1978), author under her own name of a biography, Titus Oates (1949), and author of many esteemed historical novels under as by Lane. Her Post-Holocaust sf novel, A State of Mind (1964), is set in an Orwell-like totalitarian Dystopia, an England where both god and monarchy have been banned. [JC]

Elaine Kidner Dakers

born Ruislip, Middlesex: 27 May 1905

died Hindhead, Surrey: 6 January 1978



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