George Henry Boker poet and patriot. by Sculley Bradley

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Published by B. Blom in New York .

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  • Boker, George H. 1823-1890.,
  • Poets, American -- 19th century -- Biography.

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LC ClassificationsPS1106 .B7 1972
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Paginationxi, 361 p.
Number of Pages361
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5631787M
LC Control Number68057753

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Philadelphia, grad. Princeton, He is best remembered for his romantic and heroic tragedies, written in the manner of Elizabethan drama. The best of these were Leonor de Guzman () and Francesca da Rimini (), based on the story of Francesca and Paolo.

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