Winsor, Frederick

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(1900-1958) US anthologist and poet, the main author of a mildly Satirical spoof on American politics, The White House at Pooh Corner (1938 chap); he is best known for the witty sf Parody Poetry assembled as The Space Child's Mother Goose (coll 1958 chap), the most sustained poem being a version of "This is the House that Jack Built" in which Cybernetics is evoked to demolish what looks very much like an edifice of Scientific Errors. [JC]

Frederick Winsor

born 15 October 1900

died 1958

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