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Early American Fiction Collection

EAF Author: Baynard Rush Hall (1798-1863)

Works in the Collection      Biographies

A minister and educator in New Jersey and New York, Baynard Rush Hall was author of works including The New Purchase; or, Life in the Far West ; Teaching a Science; The Teacher an Artist ; Frank Freeman's Barber Shop ; Something for Everybody; and A Latin Grammar.


Works in the EAF Collection

Frank Freeman's Barber Shop: A Tale (1852) (Restricted)

The New Purchase; or, Seven and a Half years in the Far West by Robert Carlton, Esq. [pseud.] (1843) [Volume 1] [Volume 2] (Restricted)

Something for Every Body: Gleaned in the Old Purchase, from Fields Often Reaped. by Robert Carlton, Esq. [pseud.] (1846) (Restricted)

Contemporary Biographies

From Oscar Fay Adams, A Dictionary of American Authors (1901)

From Samuel Austin Allibone, A Critical Dictionary of English Literature (1900)