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American Byron: Homosexuality The Fall Of Fitz-Greene Halleck

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Hailed in the mid-nineteenth century as the most important American poet of the period, Fitz-Greene Halleck was a close friend of William C. Bryant, an associate of Charles Dickens and Washington Irving, and a celebrity sought out by John Jacob Astor and American presidents. Halleck, an attractive man of wit and charm, was dubbed “the American Byron” because he both employ ...more
Hardcover, 236 pages
Published March 1st 2000 by University of Wisconsin Press
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