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Early American Fiction Collection

EAF Author: Willis Gaylord Clark (1810-1841)

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New York native Willis Gaylord Clark worked as editor of the Philadelphia Gazette and a writer of both poetry and prose. He was the twin brother of Lewis Gaylord Clark. His Literary Remains is a compilation of several of his works of prose and poetry, including his successful Ollapodiana, a miscellaneous prose work that had appeared serially in his brother's Knickerbocker Magazine. His poems include "Song of May," "Memory," and "A Lament."


Works in the EAF Collection

"Everard Graham," from The Literary and Miscellaneous Scrap Book (1833) (Restricted)

Miscellaneous Poems , from The Literary Remains of the Late Willis Gaylord Clark [ed. Lewis Gaylord Clark] (1844) (Restricted)

Ollapodiana , from The Literary Remains of the Late Willis Gaylord Clark [ed. Lewis Gaylord Clark] (1844) (Restricted)

Prose Miscellanies , from The Literary Remains of the Late Willis Gaylord Clark [ed. Lewis Gaylord Clark] (1844) (Restricted)

The Spirit of Life , from The Literary Remains of the Late Willis Gaylord Clark [ed. Lewis Gaylord Clark] (1844) (Restricted)

Contemporary Biographies

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

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

From Evert A. Duyckinck, Cyclopaedia of American Literature (1856)