Lanier Sidney Clopton

La·nier

 (lə-nîr′), Sidney Clopton 1842-1881.
American writer and musician noted for his melodic poems, including "The Marshes of Glynn" (1878). His novel Tiger Lilies (1867) is based on his experiences as a Confederate soldier.
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