WorldCat Identities

Alden, Henry Mills 1836-1919

Overview
Works: 173 works in 399 publications in 1 language and 12,989 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  History  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Short stories, American  Newspapers  Reviews 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: AP2, 051
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Henry Mills Alden
Harper's pictorial history of the Civil War by Alfred H Guernsey( Book )

64 editions published between 1866 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Contemporary accounts and illustrations from the greatest magazine of the time. With 1000 scenes, maps, plans and portraits"--Jacket subtitle
Harper's magazine( )

in English and held by 1,850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Important American periodical dating back to 1850
Harper's new monthly magazine( )

in English and Undetermined and held by 1,574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harper's monthly magazine( )

in English and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harper's weekly( )

in English and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harper's pictorial history of the Great Rebellion by Alfred H Guernsey( Book )

27 editions published between 1866 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations are confined to maps and plans illustrating military movements; representations of actual scenes and incidents; and portraits of those who have borne an important part in the events described
Harper's( )

in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magazine writing and the new literature by Henry Mills Alden( Book )

13 editions published between 1908 and 2011 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1908 publication is an evocative collection of Alden's articles from the Editor's Study," of Harper's Magazine, where he presided as editor for fifty years. These essays explore the close relationship between periodical and general literature, as well as examining the pivotal role of literature in the modern era in England and America. Included among the offerings are The American Audience," and Creative Values in Life and Literature."
Southern lights and shadows by William Dean Howells( Book )

10 editions published between 1907 and 2006 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Different girls by William Dean Howells( )

9 editions published between 1906 and 2007 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quaint courtships ... by William Dean Howells( Book )

11 editions published between 1906 and 2012 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Dean Howells (1837-1920) was an American realist author and literary critic. He wrote his first novel, Their Wedding Journey, in 1871, but his literary reputation really took off with the realist novel A Modern Instance, published in 1882, which describes the decay of a marriage. His 1885 novel The Rise of Silas Lapham is perhaps his best known, describing the rise and fall of an American entrepreneur in the paint business. His social views were also strongly reflected in the novels Annie Kilburn (1888) and A Hazard of New Fortunes (1890). While known primarily as a novelist, his short
Shapes that haunt the dusk by William Dean Howells( Book )

7 editions published between 1907 and 2008 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Their husbands' wives by William Dean Howells( Book )

6 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a certain sense all wives are Their Husbands' Wives, but in naming their little collection of tales, of varied interest but of single purport, the editors have had peculiarly in mind those whives who perpetuate in the latest woman the ideal of the earliest."--Introduction
Under the sunset by William Dean Howells( Book )

6 editions published between 1906 and 2005 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life at high tide by William Dean Howells( Book )

5 editions published between 1907 and 2008 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heart of childhood by William Dean Howells( Book )

3 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of death by Henry Mills Alden( Book )

15 editions published between 1895 and 2010 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In after days : thoughts on the future life by William Dean Howells( Book )

2 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harper's pictorial history of the Civil War. by Alfred H Guernsey( Book )

in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

God in his world: an interpretation by Henry Mills Alden( Book )

9 editions published between 1890 and 2015 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Harper's pictorial history of the Civil War
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Harper's pictorial history of the Great RebellionSouthern lights and shadowsDifferent girlsQuaint courtships ...Shapes that haunt the duskUnder the sunsetLife at high tide
Alternative Names
Alden, Henry M.

Henry Mills Alden American magazine editor

Languages
English (254)