Griswold, Rufus W. (Rufus Wilmot), 1815-1857Alternative names
Griswold, an advocate of "Americanism" in literature, worked to increase public respect for American authors. He was on the staff of various magazines including Graham's Magazine (assistant editor, 1842-1843, succeeding Edgar Allen Poe), edited anthologies of poetry, and was a controversial literary critic.
From the description of Papers, 1835-1856. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122590086
From the guide to the Papers, 1835-1856., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University)
Journalist, anthologist, author.
From the description of Papers of Rufus W. Griswold, 1838-1853. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 34689863
American critic and editor.
From the description of Autograph letter signed : New York, 1848 Jul. 19. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270502730
From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) : New York, to E. L. Carey and A. Hart (publishers), 1841 Aug. 18-1847 Oct. 13. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270506659
- Printing--History--19th century
- American literature--19th century--History and criticism
- Publishers and publishing--19th century
- Authors and publishers
- American poetry
- American literature--19th century
- United States (as recorded)