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Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 114 0 Browse Search
James Russell Lowell, Among my books 80 0 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 50 0 Browse Search
George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard) 46 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Carlyle's laugh and other surprises 38 0 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 32 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Henry Walcott Boynton, Reader's History of American Literature 30 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Atlantic Essays 28 0 Browse Search
Frank Preston Stearns, Cambridge Sketches 28 0 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 20 0 Browse Search
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$100 reward --For the delivery to me of my Carriage Driver, Beverly He is twenty seven years old; color, black; six feet high; face covered with short beard, and moustache; large eye brows and curling eye-lashes Me probably travels in a dark grey mixed summer coat, or blue cloth with brass buttons, and carpet-bag. He says he has read Shakespeare, and may travel with a forged pass, and shave off his beard when he reads this He has relatives at Dr. R. H. Stew. art's, in King George, and at Mrs Dr. Frank Tailiaferro's, in Orange, with whom he has been recently corresponding by letter His object being evidently to escape, he is doubtless lurking about the shore of the Potomac, or making his way Northward, and may be about our encampments. The above reward will be paid if caught over fifty miles from Fredericksburg; otherwise $50 [au 2--2w] A N Bernard.
er, in the meantime merely fourth this curious subject, in the hope that it may lend others a little into a most interesting course of inquiry. We may put Shakespeare at the head of the list. His eldest daughter, Susanna was married at Stratford, June 6th 1607 to Mr. John Hall. There was only one child by this marriage. The youngest daughter married to Thomas Quincey. At Shakespeare's death, inisle, the family consisted of his wife has daughter. Susanna, and her husband Dr. Hall. Judith and Thomas Quincey, and Elizabeth and laughter. Judith Quincey had several children who were all dead in 1639. The poet's grand daughter Elizabeth Hall, was mar1647 without issue; and secondly, in 1649 to John Bernard, of Abingdon, county of Northampton, by whom she bad no family, and died in 1670. Thus in fifty years Shakespeare descendants, both male and female, came to an end. Milton, the poet, left female descendants only, whose family are believed long since to have ceased to e