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Full Name: Hervey Allen
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(1889-1949) Novelist, poet, biographer. Allen served as trustee of Cazenovia Junior College. 1924-1926 He taught English at Columbia University. His works include "Israfel" (1926), a biography of Edgar Allan Poe and "Anthony Adverse" (1933), a popular novel. His first book of poetry is "Wampum and Old Gold" (1921).
Author's Timeline:
1889 (Unknown) County
Hervey Allen was born in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, in 1889. 
1949 (Unknown) County
Hervey Allen died in Glades, Florida in 1949. 
1926 (Unknown) County
Israfel
A biography of Edgar Allan Poe.  
1933 (Unknown) County
Anthony Adverse
Novel. 
1924 New York County
Allen taught English at Columbia University in Manhattan, New York. 
1921 (Unknown) County
Wampum and Old Gold
First book of poetry. 
1925 (Unknown) County
Toward the Flame: A War Diary
 
1949 (Unknown) County
Hervey Allen was interred in the Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia. 
1943 (Unknown) County
The Forest and the Fort
Novel. 
1944 (Unknown) County
Bedford Village
Novel. 
1948 (Unknown) County
Toward the Morning
Novel. 
1922 (Unknown) County
Carolina Chansons
Collection of poetry written with DuBose Heyward. 
? Madison County
Allen served as trustee of Cazenovia Junior College in Cazenovia, New York.  

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