J.A. Leo Lemay


Born
in Bristow, Virginia, The United States
January 17, 1935

Died
October 15, 2008

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Commonly known as "Leo Lemay," J. A. Leo Lemay was du Pont Winterthur Professor of English at the University of Delaware. He was best known as one of the nation's leading scholars on Benjamin Franklin, though he wrote on many topics, including Edgar Allan Poe, Ebenezer Cooke, and Joel Barlow. Among his honors were a Guggenheim fellowship, a National Endowment for the Humanities fellowship, a Huntington Library fellowship, grants from the American Philosophical Society and Colonial Williamsburg and being named a Distinguished Scholar of Early American Literature by the Early American Literature Group of the Modern Language Association.

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The Life of Benjamin Frankl...

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The Life of Benjamin Frankl...

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The American Dream of Capta...

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Benjamin Franklin: Writings

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The Oldest Revolutionary: E...

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Did Pocahontas Save Captain...

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Kanto To Chirigaku

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Men of Letters in Colonial ...

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Robert Bolling Woos Anne Mi...

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