Four Famous American Writers: Washington Irving, Edgar Allan Poe, James Russell Lowell, Bayard Taylor A Book for Young Americans
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Four Famous American Writers: Washington Irving, Edgar Allan Poe, James Russell Lowell, Bayard Taylor A Book for Young Americans

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  • FOUR FAMOUS AMERICAN WRITERS
  • CONTENTS
    • THE STORY OF WASHINGTON IRVING
      • CHAPTER I. HIS CHILDHOOD II. IRVING'S FIRST VOYAGE UP THE HUDSON RIVER III. A TRIP TO MONTREAL IV. IRVING GOES TO EUROPE V. "SALMAGUNDI" VI. "DIEDRICH KNICKERBOCKER" VII. A COMIC HISTORY OF NEW YORK VIII. FIVE UNEVENTFUL YEARS IX. FRIENDSHIP WITH SIR WALTER SCOTT X. "RIP VAN WINKLE" XI. LITERARY SUCCESS IN ENGLAND XII. IRVING GOES TO SPAIN XIII. "THE ALHAMBRA" XIV. THE LAST YEARS OF IRVING'S LIFE
    • CHAPTER I. HIS CHILDHOOD II. IRVING'S FIRST VOYAGE UP THE HUDSON RIVER III. A TRIP TO MONTREAL IV. IRVING GOES TO EUROPE V. "SALMAGUNDI" VI. "DIEDRICH KNICKERBOCKER" VII. A COMIC HISTORY OF NEW YORK VIII. FIVE UNEVENTFUL YEARS IX. FRIENDSHIP WITH SIR WALTER SCOTT X. "RIP VAN WINKLE" XI. LITERARY SUCCESS IN ENGLAND XII. IRVING GOES TO SPAIN XIII. "THE ALHAMBRA" XIV. THE LAST YEARS OF IRVING'S LIFE
  • THE STORY OF EDGAR ALLAN POE
    • CHAPTER I. THE ARTIST IN WORDS II. POE'S FATHER AND MOTHER III. YOUNG EDGAR ALLAN IV. COLLEGE LIFE V. FORTUNE CHANGES VI. LIVING BY LITERATURE VII. POE'S EARLY POETRY VIII. POE'S CHILD WIFE IX. POE'S LITERARY HISTORY X. POE AS A STORY-WRITER XI. HOW "THE RAVEN" WAS WRITTEN XII. MUSIC AND POETRY XIII. POE'S LATER YEARS
  • THE STORY OF JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
    • CHAPTER I. ELMWOOD II. AN IMPETUOUS YOUNG MAN III. COLLEGE AND THE MUSES IV. HOW LOWELL STUDIED LAW V. LOVE AND LETTERS VI. THE UNCERTAIN SEAS OF LITERATURE VII. HOSEA BIGLOW, YANKEE HUMORIST VIII. PARSON WILBUR IX. A FABLE FOR CRITICS X. THE TRUEST POETRY XI. PROFESSOR, EDITOR, AND DIPLOMAT
  • THE STORY OF BAYARD TAYLOR
  • THE STORY OF WASHINGTON IRVING
  • CHAPTER I
    • HIS CHILDHOOD
    • CHAPTER II
      • IRVING'S FIRST VOYAGE UP THE HUDSON RIVER
    • IRVING'S FIRST VOYAGE UP THE HUDSON RIVER
    • CHAPTER III
      • A TRIP TO MONTREAL
    • A TRIP TO MONTREAL
    • CHAPTER IV
      • IRVING GOES TO EUROPE
    • IRVING GOES TO EUROPE
    • CHAPTER V
      • "SALMAGUNDI"
    • "SALMAGUNDI"
    • CHAPTER VI
      • "DIEDRICH KNICKERBOCKER"
    • "DIEDRICH KNICKERBOCKER"
    • CHAPTER VII
      • A COMIC HISTORY OF NEW YORK
    • A COMIC HISTORY OF NEW YORK
    • CHAPTER VIII
      • FIVE UNEVENTFUL YEARS
    • FIVE UNEVENTFUL YEARS
    • CHAPTER IX
      • FRIENDSHIP WITH SIR WALTER SCOTT
    • FRIENDSHIP WITH SIR WALTER SCOTT
    • CHAPTER X
      • "RIP VAN WINKLE"
    • "RIP VAN WINKLE"
    • CHAPTER XI
      • LITERARY SUCCESS IN ENGLAND
    • LITERARY SUCCESS IN ENGLAND
    • CHAPTER XII
      • IRVING GOES TO SPAIN
    • IRVING GOES TO SPAIN
    • CHAPTER XIII
      • "THE ALHAMBRA"
    • "THE ALHAMBRA"
    • CHAPTER XIV
      • THE LAST YEARS OF IRVING'S LIFE
    • THE LAST YEARS OF IRVING'S LIFE
  • THE STORY OF EDGAR ALLAN POE
    • CHAPTER I
      • THE ARTIST IN WORDS
    • THE ARTIST IN WORDS
    • CHAPTER II
      • POE'S FATHER AND MOTHER
    • POE'S FATHER AND MOTHER
    • CHAPTER III
      • YOUNG EDGAR ALLAN
    • YOUNG EDGAR ALLAN
    • CHAPTER IV
      • COLLEGE LIFE
    • COLLEGE LIFE
    • CHAPTER V
      • FORTUNE CHANGES
    • FORTUNE CHANGES
    • CHAPTER VI
      • LIVING BY LITERATURE
    • LIVING BY LITERATURE
    • CHAPTER VII
      • POE'S EARLY POETRY
    • POE'S EARLY POETRY
    • CHAPTER VIII
      • POE'S CHILD WIFE
    • POE'S CHILD WIFE
    • CHAPTER IX
      • POE'S LITERARY HISTORY
    • POE'S LITERARY HISTORY
    • CHAPTER X
      • POE AS A STORY-WRITER
    • POE AS A STORY-WRITER
    • CHAPTER XI
      • HOW "THE RAVEN" WAS WRITTEN
    • HOW "THE RAVEN" WAS WRITTEN
    • CHAPTER XII
      • MUSIC AND POETRY
    • MUSIC AND POETRY
    • CHAPTER XIII
      • POE'S LATER YEARS
    • POE'S LATER YEARS
  • THE STORY OF JAMES RUSSELL LOWELL
    • CHAPTER I
      • ELMWOOD
    • ELMWOOD
    • CHAPTER II
      • AN IMPETUOUS YOUNG MAN
    • AN IMPETUOUS YOUNG MAN
    • CHAPTER III
      • COLLEGE AND THE MUSES
    • COLLEGE AND THE MUSES
    • CHAPTER IV
      • HOW LOWELL STUDIED LAW
    • HOW LOWELL STUDIED LAW
    • CHAPTER V
      • LOVE AND LETTERS
    • LOVE AND LETTERS
    • CHAPTER VI
      • THE UNCERTAIN SEAS OF LITERATURE
    • THE UNCERTAIN SEAS OF LITERATURE
    • CHAPTER VII
      • HOSEA BIGLOW, YANKEE HUMORIST
    • HOSEA BIGLOW, YANKEE HUMORIST
    • CHAPTER VIII
      • PARSON WILBUR
    • PARSON WILBUR
    • CHAPTER IX
      • A FABLE FOR CRITICS
    • A FABLE FOR CRITICS
    • CHAPTER X
      • THE TRUEST POETRY
    • THE TRUEST POETRY
    • CHAPTER XI
      • PROFESSOR, EDITOR, AND DIPLOMAT
    • PROFESSOR, EDITOR, AND DIPLOMAT
  • THE STORY OF BAYARD TAYLOR
    • CHAPTER I
      • HIS BIRTH AND CHILDHOOD
    • HIS BIRTH AND CHILDHOOD
    • CHAPTER II
      • SCHOOL LIFE
    • SCHOOL LIFE
    • CHAPTER III
      • HIS FIRST POEM
    • HIS FIRST POEM
    • CHAPTER IV
      • SELF-EDUCATION AND AMBITION
    • SELF-EDUCATION AND AMBITION
    • CHAPTER V
      • A TRAVELER AT NINETEEN
    • A TRAVELER AT NINETEEN
    • CHAPTER VI
      • TWO YEARS IN EUROPE FOR FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS
    • TWO YEARS IN EUROPE FOR FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS
    • CHAPTER VII
      • THE HARDSHIP OF TRAMP TRAVEL
    • THE HARDSHIP OF TRAMP TRAVEL
    • CHAPTER VIII
      • HIS FIRST LOVE AND GREATEST SORROW
    • HIS FIRST LOVE AND GREATEST SORROW
    • CHAPTER IX
      • "THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAVELER"
    • "THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAVELER"
    • CHAPTER X
      • HIS POETRY
    • HIS POETRY
    • CHAPTER XI
      • "POEMS OF THE ORIENT"
    • "POEMS OF THE ORIENT"
    • CHAPTER XII
      • BAYARD TAYLOR'S FRIENDSHIPS
    • BAYARD TAYLOR'S FRIENDSHIPS
    • CHAPTER XIII
      • LAST YEARS
    • LAST YEARS
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