Tregarron, Yate

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Pseudonym of UK playwright and author Hilda C Adshead (?1901-?1985). The Idle Fairy (1926 chap), under her own name, is a children's fantasy; as Tregarron, she is of sf interest for Murderers' Island (1925), a Near Future tale in which murderers are banished to a penal Island (see Crime and Punishment; Prisons). [JC]

Hilda C Adshead

born ?1901

died ?1985


  • The Idle Fairy (London: Frederick Warne and Company, 1926) as Hilda C Adshead [chap: illus/hb/Anne Rochester]
  • Murderers' Island (London: Methuen and Company, 1925) [hb/]


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