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Cyrus Elder


"Elder, Cyrus, lawyer and poet, b. Somerset, Pa., 1833; d. Philadelphia, Pa., Dec, 14, 1912." [Source: W. Stewart Wallace, A Dictionary of North American Authors 135 (Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1951)] [Poems]


Cyrus Elder, My Gift (New York: N. Tibbals & Co., 1867)

_________, Poems (Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1909) [online text]


Cyrus Elder, The Tax System of Pennsylvania ([Philadelphia]: Social Science Association of Philadelphia, 1873)

_________, Dream of a Free-Trade Paradise, and Other Sketches (Philadelphia: Published for the Industrial League, 1877)

_________, Man and Labor: A Series of Short and Simple Studies (Chicago: Belford, Clarke, 1886)

_________, Phrenology, or the Doctrine of the Mental Phenomena (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Co., 1908)(with J.G. Spurzheim)