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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  William Vaughn Moody  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction Poetry

Born: 1869 in Spencer, Indiana

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William taught at the University of Chicago from 1901 to 1907 as assistant professor of English and rhetoric.

Biographical and Professional Information

He taught English at Harvard and Radcliffe until 1895, when he went to Chicago. He received the degree of Litt.D. from Yale in 1908, and was a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters.Moody died from brain cancer at Colorado Springs at the age of 41.


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The Masque of Judgment
ISBN: 1445563665

Iyer Press. 2010

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

Poems By William Vaughn Moody
ISBN: 0548400342

Kessinger Publishing, LLC. 2007

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work.

The Fire-Bringer [1904 ]
ISBN: 1112434445

Cornell University Library. 2009

Originally published in 1904. This volume from the Cornell University Library's print collections was scanned on an APT BookScan and converted to JPG 2000 format by Kirtas Technologies. All titles scanned cover to cover and pages may include marks notations and other marginalia present in the original volume.

The Great Divide: A Play In Three Acts
ISBN: 0548525242

Kessinger Publishing, LLC. 2007

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work.

The faith healer; a play in three acts
ISBN: 1171729642

Nabu Press. 2010

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