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Harriet Waters Preston (1836–1911)

Preston, Harriet Waters. An American scholar, translator, and writer; born in Danvers, MA, in 1836; died in 1911. Besides her translations of Mistral’s ‘Mirèio’ (1873), Virgil’s ‘Georgics’ (1881), and several others, she published of her own original work: ‘Troubadours and Trouvères’ (1876); ‘Aspendale’ (1881); ‘A Year in Eden,’ with Louise Dodge (1886); ‘Private Life of the Romans’ (1893); and ‘Love in the Nineteenth Century.’