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George Henry Boker

Playwright, Diplomat, Poet (6-Oct-1823 — 2-Jan-1890)


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Internet Broadway Database [link]

  3. Wikipedia [link]

  4. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.173)

  5. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of American Writers

  6. American Authors 1600-1900 (p.83)

  7. The Oxford Companion to American Literature, 5th Edition (p.82)

  8. A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature (p.40)

  9. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.75)

  10. Concise Dictionary of American Biography (p.86)

  11. The Reader's Encyclopedia of World Drama (p.71)

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