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The Library of the World’s Best Literature. An Anthology in Thirty Volumes. 1917.

Jeremiah Curtin (1835–1906)

Curtin, Jeremiah. An American linguist and antiquarian writer; born in Milwaukee, 1835; died on Dec. 14, 1906. He wrote: ‘Myths and Folk-Lore of Ireland’; ‘Tales of the Fairies and the Ghost World’; ‘Myths and Folk-Tales of the Russians, Western Slavs, and Magyars’; etc. He also translated much from Russian and Polish.