At the Circulating Library Author Information: Bayard Taylor
Author: Bayard Taylor (1825–1878)
Biography: Bayard Taylor was born in 1825 in Pennsylvania. He traveled widely and worked as a journalist. In 1862 he entered the diplomatic service as Secretary of Legation and Charge d'Affaires at St. Petersburg and United States Minister to Germany. He was a prolific writer of history, poetry, travel, and fiction. He died in 1878 in Berlin.
References: Times (20 December 1878)
- Hannah Thurston: A Story of American Life. 3 vol. London: Sampson Low, 1863.
- John Godfrey's Fortunes: Related by Himself. A Story of American Life. 3 vol. London: Sampson Low, 1864.
- The Story of Kennett. 2 vol. London: Sampson Low, 1866.
- Joseph and His Friend: A Story of Pennsylvania. 1 vol. London: Sampson Low, 1871.