Fitz James O'Brien

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Fitz James O'Brien (25 October 1826–6 April 1862) was an Irish American Civil War soldier, writer, and poet.


The Dimond Lens (1858)[edit]

  • Like every novice, I fancied myself a discoverer.

What Was It? A Mysetry (1859)[edit]

  • I feel my capacity to experience a terror greater than anything yet conceived by the human mind—something combining in fearful and unnatural amalgamation hitherto supposed incompatible elements.

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