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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  William Vaughn Moody  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction Poetry

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1869 in Spencer, Indiana

Died: 1910 in Colorado Springs, Colorado


-- William Vaughn Moody on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=william++vaughn+moody


Illinois Connection

Moody taught at the University of Chicago from 1901 to 1907 as assistant professor of English and rhetoric.

Biographical and Professional Information

He taught English at Harvard and Radcliffe until 1895, when he went to Chicago. He received the degree of Litt.D. from Yale in 1908, and was a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Moody died from brain cancer at Colorado Springs at the age of 41.


Published Works

  • The Masque of Judgment (Originally published in 1900), Iyer Press, 2010
  • Poems By William Vaughn Moody (Originally published in 1901), Kessinger Publishing, LLC, 2007
  • The Fire-Bringer (Originally Published in 1904), Cornell University Library, 2009
  • The Great Divide: A Play In Three Acts (Originally Published in 1904), Kessinger Publishing, LLC, 2007
  • The faith healer; a play in three acts(Originally Published in 1909), Nabu, 2010


Selected Titles At Your Library

Faith healer.
ISBN: 1171729642. OCLC Number:

Nabu Press,. [Place of publication not identified] :. 2010.