(29 Dec 1944 - 8 Dec 2011)
Scottish novelist whose first novel Alice through the Needles Eye was intended to be a tribute and sequel to Lewis Carrolls stories.
Science Quotes by Gilbert Adair (1 quote)
We need cancer because, by the very fact of its incurability, it makes all other diseases, however virulent, not cancer.
— Gilbert Adair
In 'Under the Sign of Cancer', Myths and Memories (1986), 152.