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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and his dog Trap, 1864-65

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The Longfellow family had many pets, but the "the last and greatest of all the dogs was Trap; Trap the Scotch Terrier, Trap the polite, the elegant, sometimes on account of his deportment called Turneydrop, sometimes Louis the Fourteenth" wrote Longfellow.

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