Oliver Wendell Holmes

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Born: August 29, 1809

Died: October 8, 1894

Nationality: American

Occupation: Writer

Biography: Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. was an American physician, poet, professor, lecturer, and author. Regarded by his peers as one of the best writers of the 19th century, he is considered a member of the Fireside Poets.

Source/Notes: The Selected Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., Library of Alexandria - ISBN: 9781465558251
Source/Notes: The Essential Holmes: Selections from the Letters, Speeches, Judicial Opinions, and Other Writings of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. (1997 edition), University of Chicago Press - ISBN: 9780226675541

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Source/Notes: The Poet at the Breakfast-table: His Talks with His Fellow-boarders and the Reader (1872 edition)
Source/Notes: The Professor at the Breakfast-table: With the Story of Iris (1872 edition)
Source/Notes: The Complete Poetical Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes (2009 edition), Wildside Press LLC - ISBN: 9781434478900

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Source/Notes: Poems 2 (2007 edition), Reprint Services Corporation - ISBN: 9780781213929
Source/Notes: The Writings of Oliver Wendell Holmes: Over the teacups (1918 edition)