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Alden, Henry Mills 1836-1919

Overview
Works: 197 works in 386 publications in 1 language and 13,005 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  History  Pictorial works  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Short stories, American  Book reviews  Newspapers 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: AP2, 051
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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 )

52 editions published between 1866 and 1997 in English and held by 2,050 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 1,875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

in English and Undetermined and held by 1,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harper's monthly magazine( )

in English and held by 1,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harper's weekly( )

in English and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harper's( )

in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published in 1866 in English and held by 454 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
Magazine writing and the new literature by Henry Mills Alden( Book )

13 editions published between 1908 and 2011 in English and held by 390 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 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Their husbands' wives by William Dean Howells( Book )

6 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 264 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
Shapes that haunt the dusk by William Dean Howells( Book )

7 editions published between 1907 and 2008 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Under the sunset by William Dean Howells( Book )

6 editions published between 1906 and 2005 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 1906 and 2012 in English and held by 223 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
The heart of childhood by William Dean Howells( Book )

3 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 191 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 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Different girls by William Dean Howells( Book )

9 editions published between 1906 and 2007 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harper's weekly( )

in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harper's weekly( )

in English and held by 129 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 128 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 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Harper's pictorial history of the Civil War
Alternative Names
Alden, Henry M.

Henry Mills Alden American magazine editor

Languages
English (204)

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Southern lights and shadowsShapes that haunt the duskUnder the sunsetQuaint courtships ...Life at high tideDifferent girls