The Manatitlans; or a Record of Recent Scientific Explorations in the Andean La Plata, S.A.

TitleThe Manatitlans; or a Record of Recent Scientific Explorations in the Andean La Plata, S.A.
Year for Search1877
Authors[Smilie], [Elton Romeo](1818-89)
Tertiary AuthorsElton R. Smile, Pro-scriptor [pseud.]
Date Published1877
PublisherPtd. at the Riverside Press
Place PublishedCambridge, MA
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

A particularly tedious and poorly written lost race novel focusing on pre-Christian settlers from Europe and Asia in the mountains of South America. The eutopian aspects focus on the Manititlan’s education in purity and goodness. Continued in his Investigations and Experience of M. Shawtinbach, at Saar Soong, Sumatra. A Ret or Sequel to “The Manatitlans. San Francisco, CA: Joseph Winterburn & Co., 1879. W3, 4996.

Additional Publishers

Also published Buenos Ayres, Argentina: Calla Derécho, 1877.

Pseudonym

R. Elton Smile, Pro-scriptor [pseud.]. 

Holding Institutions

CU-Riv, HRC, W3,4997

Author Note

The author (1818-89) was a physician.

Full Text

1877 [Smilie, Elton Romeo] (1818-89). The Manatitlans; or a Record of Recent Scientific Explorations in the Andean La Plata, S. A. By R. Elton Smile, Pro-scriptor [pseud.]. Cambridge, MA: Ptd. at the Riverside Press. Also published Buenos Ayres, Argentina: Calla Derécho, 1877. CU-Riv, HRC, W3,4997

A particularly tedious and poorly written lost race novel focusing on pre-Christian settlers from Europe and Asia in the mountains of South America. The eutopian aspects focus on the Manititlan’s education in purity and goodness. Continued in his Investigations and Experience of M. Shawtinbach, at Saar Soong, Sumatra. A Ret or Sequel to “The Manatitlans. San Francisco, CA: Joseph Winterburn & Co., 1879. W3, 4996. The author was a physician.