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us: Lilly, Lambert

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    • us: Lambert Lilly
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        (lcsh) United States--History
          (lcsh) Children's literature
      • Earlier Established Forms

          Lilly, Lambert, 1798-1866
      • Sources

        • found: His The history of New England, 1831: t.p. (Lambert Lilly, schoolmaster)
        • found: His The history of the middle states, 1833: t.p. (Lambert Lilly, schoolmaster)
        • found: Tryon, W. The cost books of Ticknor & Fields, 1949: p. 12 (Lambert Lilly; authorship of the "Lambert Lilly" histories is uncertain; both Cushing and Sabin identify Lilly with Francis Lister Hawks, but offer no proof; publisher William Ticknor identifies Lilly as Samuel G. Goodrich, who also held the copyright to all titles in the series; Goodrich, however, does not list the Lambert Lilly titles in his autobiography, Recollections of a lifetime)
        • found: Winship, M. American literary publishing in the mid-nineteenth century, 2003: p. 214 (Lambert Lilly; pseudonym assigned to Samuel G. Goodrich, although some authorities assign it to Francis L. Hawks)
        • found: MWA/NAIP files, Jan. 14, 2013 (hdg.: Lilly, Lambert; note: pseudonym used by the author of a series of history books for children; both Francis Lister Hawks and Samuel Griswold Goodrich have been identified as the real author, but there is no absolutely definitive evidence to assign the pseudonym to either of them; the titles are not listed in A tribute to the memory of Rev. Francis L. Hawks, 1867, which includes a list of his publications, nor are they listed by Goodrich in his Recollections of a lifetime)
        • found: LC manual cat. (hdg.: Lilly, Lambert, schoolmaster, pseud.; used as cross reference to: Hawks, Francis Lister, 1798-1866)
        • found: Sabin (2 headings: Lambert Lilly, pseudon.; Lilly, Lambert, pseudon.) under Hawks, Francis Lester [sic], entry 30964 (The early history of the Southern States ... By Lambert Lilly, schoolmaster. 1832)
        • found: Cushing, W. Initials and pseudonyms, 1st ser., p. 171 (Lilly, Lambert, Schoolmaster; ident. as Francis Lester [sic] Hawks, author of The early hist. of the Southern States, 1832)
        • found: A Tribute to the memory of the Rev. Francis L. Hawks ... 1867: p. 36-38 (list of works of which he was either author or editor)
      • Editorial Notes

        • [Cannot be positively identified with Francis L. (Francis Lister) Hawks, 1798-1866.]
        • [Cannot be positively identified with Goodrich, Samuel G. (Samuel Griswold), 1793-1860.]
        • [Old catalog heading: Hawks, Francis Lister, 1798-1866.]
      • Change Notes

        • 1987-07-14: new
        • 2013-05-26: revised
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