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Hawks of Hawk-Hollow, The

A Tradition of Pennsylvania. Romance by R.M. Bird, published in 1835, and anonymously dramatized in 1841.

At the Delaware Water Gap in Pennsylvania, in 1780, there is a feud between the Gilbert and Falconer families. Years before, Colonel Richard Falconer seduced Jessie Gilbert, and her brothers, a wild group known as the Hawks, vowed revenge but fled during the Revolution.

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