Saltus, Edgar Evertson
- Ann T. Keene
Saltus, Edgar Evertson (08 October 1855–31 July 1921), writer, was born in New York City, the son of Francis Henry Saltus and Eliza Howe Evertson, both of Dutch descent. Edgar Saltus was privately educated, and upon graduation from St. Paul’s School in New Hampshire he entered Yale for one year, then returned briefly a year later. He then went abroad, studying in Paris, Heidelberg, and Munich, before returning to New York City to pursue a law degree at Columbia University, where he received an LL.B. in 1880....