FRAZER, Shamus


FRAZER, Shamus
   Pseudonym of UK writer James Ian Arbuthnot Frazer (1912-1966), whose first sf novel, Acorned Hog (1933), satirizes a socialist NEAR FUTURE United Kingdom, and whose second, A Shroud as Well as a Shirt (1935),describes a succession of political conflicts which lead finally to a world war. Blow, Blow Your Trumpets (1945) is a comic satirical fantasy set in the time of Noah, and explains the necessity of the Flood.
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Science Fiction and Fantasy Encyclopedia. . 2011.

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