WorldCat Identities

Howells, William Dean

Overview
Works: 7 works in 7 publications in 1 language and 7 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS2029, 814.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Dean Howells
Imaginary interviews by William Dean Howells( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1910 collection of satiric essays on editors, the publishing industry, music, and culture includes Sclerosis of the Tastes," Intimations of Italian Opera," The Superiority of Our Inferiors," Unimportance of Women in Republics," Cheapness of the Costliest City on Earth," The Magazine Muse," Qualities Without Defects," and A Normal Hero and Heroine Out of Work."
An open-eyed conspiracy; an idyl of Saratoga by William Dean Howells( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is a far cry from Mr. W. D. Howells's early book to his later ones, and admirers of that author ought to leave An Open-Eyed Conspiracy severely alone if they wish to preserve any still lingering taste for his stories. The scene of this colorless work is laid in Saratoga, but it might as well have been laid in a railroad station for all the dreary waste spread before the reader. As we write this we remember what a wonderful scene Tolstoi makes in a railway station when we first meet Anna Karenina, and we feel in an instant the difference between the man of imagination and the man whose mind
Poems by William Dean Howells( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The daughter of the storage : and other things in prose and verse by William Dean Howells( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<Span><span>The daughter of the storage -- A presentiment -- Captain Dunlevy's last trip -- The return to favor -- Somebody's mother -- The face at the window -- An experience -- The boarders -- Breakfast is my best meal -- The mother-bird -- The amigo -- Black Cross farm -- The critical book-store -- A feast of reason -- City and country in the fall -- Table talk -- The escapade of a grandfather -- Self-sacrifice: a farce-tragedy -- The night before Christmas.</span></span>
Boy Life Stories and Readings Selected From The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 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
A likely story; farce by William Dean Howells( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 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
Boy's town by William Dean Howells( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the typical adventures of a mid-nineteenth-century boy from his third to eleventh years
 
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