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Bird, Robert Montgomery, 1806-1854

LC control no.n 83041882
Descriptive conventionsrda
LC classificationPS1099.B5
Personal name headingBird, Robert Montgomery, 1806-1854
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Variant(s)Bird, R. M. (Robert Montgomery), 1806-1854
Bird, Robert M. (Robert Montgomery), 1806-1854
Bird, Dr. (Robert Montgomery), 1806-1854
Author of Calavar, 1806-1854
Calavar, Author of, 1806-1854
Author of Nick of the woods, 1806-1854
Nick of the woods, Author of, 1806-1854
Lee, Sheppard, 1806-1854
Bird, Roberto, 1806-1854
Associated countryUnited States
LocatedPhiladelphia (Pa.) Kentucky
Birth date1806-02-05
Death date1853-01-23
Place of birthNew Castle (Del.)
Place of deathPhiladelphia (Pa.)
AffiliationUniversity of Pennsylvania
Profession or occupationAuthors Physicians Newspaper editors
Found inFoust, C. E. Life and dramatic works.
His The adventures of Robin Day, 1877: t.p. (Robert Montgomery Bird)
His The adventures of Robin Day, 1839: t.p. (Author of Calavar)
His Abdalla the Moor and the Spanish knight, 1839: t.p. (Dr. Bird)
His Calavar, 1847: t.p. (R.M. Bird)
His Nick of the woods, 1856: t.p. (Robert M. Bird)
His Peter Pilgrim, 1838: t.p. (Author of Nick of the woods)
His Sheppard Lee, 1836: t.p. (Sheppard Lee)
His El demonio de los bosques, 1857: t.p. (Roberto Bird)
Kentucky encyclopedia, ©1992: page 81 (Born in New Castle, Delaware on February 5, 1806. Graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in April 1827 with a medical degree and set up a medical practice in Philadelphia. Wrote fiction. Resided in Kentucky, Delaware and Philadelphia, where he was an editor for the “North American Gazette”. Died in Philadelphia January 23, 1853.)
Associated languageeng