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Early American Fiction Collection

EAF Author: James McHenry (1785-1845)

Works in the Collection      Biographies

The works of James McHenry, Doctor and resident of Philadelphia, include the novels The Wilderness, The Spectre of the Forest, and The Insurgent Chief, and the poetic volumes The Pleasures of Friendship and The Antediluvians, or the World Destroyed .


Works in the EAF Collection

The Betrothed of Wyoming (1830) (Restricted)

O'Halloran; or, The Insurgent Chief. An Irish Historical Tale of 1798 (1824) [Volume 1] [Volume 2] (Restricted)

The Wilderness; or, Braddock's Times. A Tale of the West (1823) [Volume 1] [Volume 2] (Restricted)

Contemporary Biographies

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