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Early American Fiction Collection

EAF Author: George William Bagby (1828-1883)

Works in the Collection      Biographies

George William Bagby was born in Virginia in 1828. He graduated from the medical department of the University of Pennsylvania. Doctor Bagby is better known to the literary world as "Moses Adams," the name under which he wrote various novels and sketches. Bagby served as State Librarian in his native Virginia from 1870-1878.


Works in the EAF Collection

What I Did with My Fifty Millions. By Moses Adams (1874) (Restricted)

Contemporary Biographies

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