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Early American Fiction Collection

EAF Author: Melville De Lancey Landon (1839-1910)

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Melville De Lancey Landon, was author of humorous books and lectures under the name "Eli Perkins."

EAF Manuscript Materials

Lecture ticket: front, back, with "Opinions of the Press"

Photo: Melville D. Landon

Drawing: Melville D. Landon

Contemporary Biographies

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

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