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The early poems of Oliver Wendell Holmes

by O. W. Holmes

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Published by T.Y. Crowell in New York .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsPS1956 .D6 1899
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24776322M
LC Control Number82019092

Born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on Aug , Oliver Wendell Holmes proceeded to Phillips Academy and Harvard, from which he graduated in His first, most popular poem, written at 21, was "Old Ironsides." Like most of Holmes' poems, this was an occasional piece, prompted by some incident. Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on Aug He was the first son of Abiel Holmes [] who was a minister of the First Congregational Church, and an avid historian. Holmes’ mother was Sarah Wendell, the daughter of a judge. On J , Holmes married Amelia Lee Jackson.

Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr., the son of writer, educator and doctor Oliver Wendell Holmes, was born on March 8, , in Boston, Massachusetts. Holmes Jr. fought on the Union side in the American Born: Beginning of a dialog window, including tabbed navigation to register an account or sign in to an existing account. Both registration and sign in support using google and facebook.

The early poems of Oliver Wendell Holmes; by Holmes, Oliver Wendell, ; Ketcham, Henry, ed. Publication date Publisher New York, A. L. Burt Collection library_of_congress; americana Digitizing sponsor Sloan Foundation Contributor The Library of Congress Language English. Addeddate Call numberPages: Oliver Wendell Holmes was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on Aug A member of the Fireside Poets, he was mainly known for his Harvard University lectures and book The Autocrat of the Breakfast Table (Phillips, Sampson, ), in which some of his poems were featured. He died on October 7, , in Cambridge, Massachusetts.


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