Born in New York City, May 26, 1847; died in London, 1904. Educated
at Columbia University. Mr. Fawcett gave his entire time to literature,
producing many novels and several volumes of poetry. For some
years prior to his death, he resided in London.
This biographical note is reprinted
from The Little Book of American Poets: 1787-1900. Ed.
Jessie B. Rittenhouse. Cambridge: Riverside Press, 1915.