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Early American Fiction Collection

EAF Author: Rose Terry Cooke (1827-1892)

Works in the Collection      Biographies

Rose Terry Cooke was born Rose Terry in Connecticut in 1827 and educated at Hartford Female Seminary. A writer of both poetry and prose, she contributed many short stories of New England life to periodicals such as The Atlantic Monthly.


Works in the EAF Collection

Miss Lucinda in Atlantic Tales (1866) (Restricted)

"The Mormon's Wife" in Good Company (1866)

Contemporary Biographies

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

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