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Early American Fiction Collection

EAF Author: Richard Malcolm Johnston (1822-1898)

Works in the Collection      Manuscript Materials      Biographies      Other Resources

Georgia-born Richard Malcolm Johnston served as professor of literature at the University of Georgia until the Civil War. In later years, he lived in Baltimore, Maryland, and became known for his humorous writings.

Works in the EAF Collection

Dukesborough Tales by Philmon Perch [pseud] (1871)

Contemporary Biographies

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

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

Other Resources

Guides to Richard Malcolm Johnston manuscript holdings from UVA Special Collections :
Johnston, Richard Malcolm, Papers of: #7744