Pinkerton, Thomas A

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(1850-1914) UK author some of whose books edge into the fantastic; of sf interest is No Rates and Taxes: A Romance of Five Worlds (1902), in which a human trapped on Mars, which he describes, in a series of letters to a colleague on Venus, as a Dystopia where women rule (see Feminism; Women in SF); Valdora (1907) is a Ruritanian romance. [JC]

Thomas Andrew Pinkerton

born Petersham Surrey: 1850

died Bangor, Caernarfonshire [now Gwynedd], Wales: April 1914

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