Mears, A Garland

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(circa 1842-1920) UK author active in the 1890s whose Utopia, Mercia, the Astronomer Royal: A Romance (1895), set a century hence in 2002, frames within a burdensome romantic plot its description of a Europe dominated by Germanic "races", with equality for women (see Feminism), advances in Technology, and something like Psi Powers. [JC]

Amelia Garland Mears

born Freshford, Kilkenny, Ireland: circa 1842

died Leeds, England: 3 January 1920



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