James Berry Bensel

1856 - 1886

A native of New York City, James Berry Bensel's volume of poetry is called In the King's Garden.


Little else is known about Bensel's life. The publisher D. Lothrop & Co. described Bensel's life as "the pathetic and too familiar story of suffering and unfulfilled promise."

--Christie Finn

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