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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Townsend, John Wilson, 1885-1968.
Kentuckians in history and literature.
New York : The Neale Publishing Company, 1907
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
John Wilson Townsend
|Notes:||"One of the essays was published in the St. Louis Globe-democrat last summer; two have appeared in the Kentucky historical society's publication, the Register; and four of them were printed in the Transylvanian, the Kentucky university paper."--Preface.|
|Description:||189 pages ; 20 cm|
|Contents:||The first Kentucky novelist [Gilbert Imlay] --
Kentuckians in the halls of fame --
A forgotten singer [Mary E. Betts] --
The first Kentucky historian [John Filson] --
A few of Barry's letters --
The first Kentucky poet [Thomas Johnson] --
Old Solomon [William Solomon] --
The Filson club --
The Kentucky historical society --
Has Kentucky produced a poet? --
One word more.
|Responsibility:||by John Wilson Townsend.|