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Name:  Robert Herrick  

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Born: April 26, 1868 in Cambridge, Massachusetts

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Herrick moved to Chicago in 1893 and was a Professor of English at the University of Chicago from 1893 to 1923.

Biographical and Professional Information

Robert Herrick moved to Chicago from Cambridge, Massachusetts to join the faculty of the University of Chicago English Department, where he remained for 30 years. Along with Henry Blake Fuller, Herrick was an important figure in the Chicago literary scene in the years just preceding the Chicago Renaissance. His Chicago novels include: <i>The Gospel of Freedom</i> (1898), <i>The Web of Life</i> (1900), <i>The Common Lot</i> (1904), <i>Memoirs of An American Citizen</i> (1905) and <i>Chimes</i> (1926), a negative account of the University of Chicago. Herrick is known for his Chicago novels of realism contrasting the upper and lower classes.


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Common Lot (The Works Of Robert Herrick)
ISBN: 0781212677

Reprint Services Corp. 1904

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Together (The Works Of Robert Herrick - 25 Volumes)
ISBN: 0781212707

Reprint Services Corp. 1908

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Waste (The Works Of Robert Herrick - 25 Volumes)
ISBN: 0781212790

Reprint Services Corp. 1924

Master Of The Inn (The Works Of Robert Herrick - 25 Volumes)
ISBN: 0781212693

Reprint Services Corp. 1938

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Clarks Field (The Collected Works of Robert Herrick)
ISBN: 0781212758

Reprint Services Corp. 1988

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Chimes (The Collected Works of Robert Herrick)
ISBN: 0781212812

Reprint Services Corp. 1988

Book by Herrick, Robert

The End of Desire (The Collected Works of Robert Herrick)
ISBN: 0781212839

Reprint Services Corp. 1988

Book by Herrick, Robert

Memoirs Of An American Citizen (The Works Of Robert Herrick - 25 Volumes)
ISBN: 0781212685

Reprint Services Corp. 1999

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such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact,
or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections,
have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works
worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.



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