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Full Name: Nathaniel Parker Willis
Biography:
(1806-1867) Editor, journalist, belles-lettrist. Nathaniel Parker Willis lived in Owego, New York, in the late 1830s and early 1840s and, also, lived in Orange County, New York. He wrote a series of "Letters from Under a Bridge" for the "New York Mirror," later collected in the volume "A l'Abri; or, The Tent Pitched" (1839).
Author's Timeline:
1846 Orange County
Nathaniel Willis lived at his country estate, Idlewild, near Cornwall, New York, from 1846 until his death in 1867. 
1840 Tioga County
Nathaniel Willis lived in Owego, New York, in the late 1830s and early 1840s. 
1806 (Unknown) County
Nathaniel Parker Willis was born in Portland, Maine, in 1806. 
1867 Orange County
Nathaniel Parker Willis died in at his country estate, Idlewild, near Cornwall, New York, in 1867. 
1839 (Unknown) County
A L'Abri: Or, The Tent Pitched
(Pub: New York: Samuel Coleman. ISBN: )
Collection of letters. 
1839 (Unknown) County
Bianca Visconti: Or, The Heart Overtasked. A Tragedy In Five Acts
(Pub: New York: Samuel Coleman. ISBN: )
Play. 
1839 (Unknown) County
Tortesa: Or, The Usurer Matched. A Play.
(Pub: New York: Samuel Coleman. ISBN: )
Play. 
1835 (Unknown) County
Pencillings by the Way
(Pub: London: Macrone. ISBN: )
Collection of articles. 
1836 (Unknown) County
Inklings of Adventure
(Pub: London: Saunders & Otley. ISBN: )
Collection of articles. 
1845 (Unknown) County
Dashes at Life with a Free Pencil
(Pub: New York: Burgess, Stringer & Co. ISBN: )
Collection of stories. 
1827 (Unknown) County
Sketches
(Pub: Boston: S.G. Goodrich. ISBN: )
Collection of poetry. 
1840 (Unknown) County
Loiterings of Travel
(Pub: London: Longmans. ISBN: )
Collection of travel sketches. 
1859 (Unknown) County
The Convalescent
(Pub: New York: Charles Scribner. ISBN: )
 
1857 (Unknown) County
Paul Fane: Or, Parts of a Life Else Untold. A Novel
(Pub: New York: Charles Scribner. ISBN: )
Novel. 
1867 (Unknown) County
Nathaniel Parker Willis was buried in Mount Auburn Cemetery in Cambridge, Massachusetts. 

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