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Which English poet was three times married ?

John Milton was three times married. With his first wife, Mary Powell, he was most unhappy, and of the three daughters born of this marriage, two were most unkind to their father. Milton bore his trials with a beautiful serenity and fortitude, and would not condescend to little things. Deborah, …

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Who was the poet of the blue-grass country?

Madison Cawein is the poet of the blue-grass country. He was born in Kentucky, and his poems have the true Kentucky atmosphere,—“ the ripeness, mellowness, and sweetness of bird song and beauty of foliage, which are characteristic of the blue-grass country,” as witnessed in the following stanzas: When things go …

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Who Was The Writer of My Ragpicker?

Mary E. Waller is the author of “ My Ragpicker.” This is the story of a little French girl whose only mother was the historic and somewhat forbidding cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris. To embrace a great stone pillar of this cathedral was to her like clinging to the …

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Who was the originator of the first circulating library?

Who was the originator of the first circulating library?

Benjamin Franklin was the originator of the first circulating library. In 1731 he suggested to his fellow-members of the Junto Club that they keep their books together, so that all the members might have access to them. The public library of today is the outcome of this experiment. Last Updated …

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