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D.G. Compton

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Biography

D. G. Compton (1930 -)
David Guy Compton was born in London in 1930. He is a British science fiction author who publishes SF under the name D.G. Compton. His earlier crime novels were published under 'Guy Compton', and his Gothic novels under 'Frances Lynch'. He is best known for The Continuous Katherine Mortenhoe, a classic of British SF that exposed the pitfalls of voyeuristic entertainment decades before the likes of 'The Truman Show'.

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Essential reading

Wondering where to start with D. G. Compton? Gateway recommends beginning with the SF Masterworks - which have been selected to showcase the greatest works of modern science fiction - and then moving on to the Gateway Essentials . . .


SF MASTERWORKS

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The Continuous Katherine Mortenhoe (1974)

 

GATEWAY ESSENTIALS

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Synthajoy
(1968)
The Steel Crocodile
(1970)
Chronocules (1970)

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