James Whitcomb Riley Summary

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Biographies (2)

2,583 words, approx. 9 pages
With nearly a million copies in circulation, Capt. James Riley's narrative of his two months in captivity in the Sahara Desert, first published in 1817, was one of the best-selling books of the ninete... Read more
430 words, approx. 2 pages
American poet James Whitcomb Riley (1849-1916), often called the "People's Laureate" or the "Hoosier Poet," established a reputation for dialect poetry designed for recitation and easy reading.James W... Read more