(1842 - 1881)
Sidney Clopton Lanier was born in Macon, Georgia. He was a lawyer, musician (flautist), poet, composer, author and academic. He contracted tuberculosis while in a Union prisoner of war camp, leading to his early death.
The Boy’s King Arthur (1917)
A retelling of the Arthurian romances taken from Sir Thomas Malory. Read online at Hathitrust.
The Boy’s Mabinogion (1881)
A collection of twelve traditional Welsh tales mainly concerning the Matter of Britain. Read for free online at Internet Archive.