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Elihu Spencer Miller


"Miller, Elihu Spencer, lawyer, educator, author, poet, was born Sept. 3, 1817, in Princeton, N.J. He was a lawyer of Philadelphia; professor in the University of Pennsylvania; and the author of Treatise on the Law of Partition by Writ in Pennsylvania; and Caprices, a volume of verse. He died March 6, 1878, in Philadelphia, Pa."

[Thomas William Herringshaw, Herringshaw's Encyclopedia of American Biography of the Nineteenth Century 658 (Chicago: American Publishers' Assoc., 1898)]


E.S. Miller, Caprices (New York: R. Carter & Brothers, 1849) [online text]