Cortis, Dun Xand (1856-1916)


Born at Had-Dingli, he studied philosphy and theologyat the Domincical Collegein Rabat. He worked as a missionary in Tunisia, Algeria and Greece. He was a prolific author of popular novels known as 'Il-Moghdija taz-Zmien.'

Source: Maltese Biographies of the Twentieth Century (1997), editors Michael J. Schiavone and Louis J. Scerri

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