EAF Author: William Ware (1797-1852)
William Ware was born in Massachusetts, and graduated from Harvard in 1816. Ware became a Unitarian clergyman in New York City and later the Boston area. In 1836 he published the first of his Letters from Palmyra in the Knickerbocker Magazine. The volume of that title (later reprinted as Zenobia) appeared in 1837, followed by a sequel, Probus (later reprinted as Aurelian), in 1838. In 1841 he published Julian, or Scenes in Judea.