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An American author and educator; born in Boston, Aug. 23, 1855. He has published: "English Composition" (1891); "Cotton Mather" (1891), in "Makers of America" series; and the novels "The Duchess Emilia" (1885), and "Rankell's Remains" (1886). His "Stelligeri, and Other Essays concerning America" (1893), and "William Shakspere: A Study" (1894); "The France of To-day" (1907), are widely known. He is American editor of Literature.
By Charles Dudley Warner
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- A genus of small Foraminifera, which live abundantly at or near the surface sea. Their dead shells, falling to bottom, make up large part soft mud, generally found in depths below 3,000 feet, and called globigerina ooze. See Illust. Foraminifera. glob-i-je-r[=i]'na, n. a genus typical of GlobigerinidÃ¦, pelagic family foraminifers.