THOMPSON, Vance


THOMPSON, Vance
(1863-1925)
   US writer in various genres whose The Green Ray (1922-3 Munsey's Magazine as "The Man of the Miracle"; 1924) is hoax rather than sf, except for some ambivalence surrounding a Black bleached White and unpleasantly made the basis of a racist denouement.
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   Other works: The Carnival of Destiny (1916); The Scarlet Iris (1924).

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