James Lewis Thomas Chalmbers Spence (b. Nov 24th 1874 - d. Mar 3rd 1955) was a Scottish journalist, poet, author, folklorist and occult scholar. Spence was a Fellow of the Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland, and Vice-President of the Scottish Anthropological and Folklore Society. He founded the Scottish National Movement
He was known to the fiction world as "Lewis Spence." He wrote mystery, horror and fantasy stories, mostly between 1910 and 1950.