Yankee Literian news.
--The New York World
has the following notice of a new book about to be published:
will publish, in a few days, a new novel, by Marton Harland
, author of ‘ "Alone,"’ ‘"Hidden Path,"’ ‘"Nemesis
,"’ &c., called ‘"Miriam
."’ The large sale of her previous works has rendered Marion Harland
the most popular female writer in this country.
‘"Alone"’ and ‘ "Hidden Path"’ each had a sale of about 40,000 copies.
The scene of this new story is laid in the dark and bloody ground of Kentucky
, and the work is dedicated to George D. Prentice
, editor of the Louisville Journal
, although born and brought up in Richmond, Va.
, married and is now living in loyalty in Newark, N. J.