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Early American Fiction Collection

EAF Author: George Horatio Derby (1823-1861)

Works in the Collection      Biographies

George Horatio Derby was a topographical engineer for the U. S. Army who also enjoyed popularity as a humorist.


Works in the EAF Collection

Phoenixiana; or, Sketches and Burlesques by John Phoenix [pseud] (1856) (Restricted)

The Squibob Papers (1865) (Restricted)

Contemporary Biographies

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