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This volume is produced from digital images created through the University of Michigan University LibraryÕs preservation reformatting program.
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Published (first published 1979)
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Some odd poems, some pretty good poems. He mostly uses hick-style dialogue, which is interesting.
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James Whitcomb Riley was born on October 7, 1849, in Greenfield, Indiana, to local attorney Reuben A. Riley and his wife, Elizabeth (Marine) Riley, in a small cabin. His parents named him after James Whitcomb, the governor of Indiana. Riley was influenced by many of the visitors to his father's home. In particular, he was able to pick up the cadence and character of the dialect of central Indiana...more
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