Lindelof, O J S

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(1852-1917) US author of A Trip to the North Pole; Or, the Discovery of the Ten Tribes, as Found in the Arctic Ocean (1903), a Lost Race tale in which (as per subtitle) the Lost Tribes of Israel are discovered inhabiting an Archipelago (see also Islands) at the North Pole, where they have become beautiful of countenance and possessed of advanced Technology; beasts out of prehistory are a menace, but are dealt with. The tale is presented as a manuscript discovered in a bottle found afloat near Baffin Island. [JC]

Otto Julius Swenson Lindelof

born Pålstorp, Malmöhus, Sweden: 9 February 1852

died Idaho: 28 May 1917

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