BY FRANK BEARD
The Backwoods Philosopher
Taking an Observation
A Talk with a Plowman
A little rustle brought her to consciousness
The Sedilium at the Castle
“Look at me&rdquo...
Edward Eggleston (1837-1902) was an American minister and historian. He was also Indiana's leading writer of local-color fiction.Born in Vevay, Ind., Edward Eggleston, too frail to attend school regul...
Best remembered as author of The Hoosier School-Master (1871), Edward Eggleston contributed significantly to the acceptance of realism by American readers and critics and, together with Mark Twain ...