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SWAIN, JAMES OBED: 1896-

James Obed Swain was born in Greenfield, Ind., on Dec. 31, 1896, the son of Ashbell Willard and Laetitia Lambert Swain. He obtained the degrees of A.B. in 1921 and A.M. in 1923 from Indiana University and the Ph.D. degree in 1932 from the University of Illinois. He married Nancy Jane Cox in 1923 and they had two sons, James Maurice and Juan Robert.

Swain was a modern language instructor at Genessee Wesleyan Seminary, 1921-22, and Indiana University, 1922-23, and served as director of the Methodist Mission School ( Costa Rica ) during 1923-28. He taught at the University of Wyoming, 1928-29; the University of Illinois, 1929-31; Michigan State College, 1931-35; and Western State College (Colo.). He was a professor and chairman of the romance language department at the University of Tennessee from 1937 to 1964.

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  • Vicente Blasco Ibanez; General Study, Special Emphasis on Realistic Techniques. Knoxville, Tenn., 1959.Search "Vicente Blasco Ibanez; General Study, Special Emphasis on
                                        Realistic Techniques" by SWAIN, JAMES OBED: 1896- in IUCAT, Google Books, OCLC WorldCat, or HathiTrust
  • Juan Marin--Chilean: The Man and His Writings. Cleveland, Tenn., 1971.Search "Juan Marin--Chilean: The Man and His Writings" by SWAIN, JAMES OBED: 1896- in IUCAT, Google Books, OCLC WorldCat, or HathiTrust
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