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William Dean Howells : a writer's life

Auteur : Susan Goodman; Carl Dawson
Éditeur : Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2005.
Édition/format :   Livre : Biographie : Publication gouvernementale provinciale ou d'état : AnglaisVoir toutes les éditions et les formats
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As a turn-of-the-century literary giant, Howell stood as an influential figure in the history of American letters. Here Goodman explores his boyhood in Ohio before the Civil War, his consularship in Italy under President Lincoln, his stint as editor of The Atlantic Monthly, and his emergence as America's most respected author. Not only did he help forge standards in modern American literature with other greats such  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme : Biography
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Personne nommée : William Dean Howells; William Dean Howells; William Dean Howells; William Dean Howells
Type d’ouvrage : Biographie, Publication gouvernementale, Publication gouvernementale provinciale ou d'état, Ressource Internet
Format : Livre, Ressource Internet
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : Susan Goodman; Carl Dawson
ISBN : 0520238966 9780520238961
Numéro OCLC : 57000497
Description : 519 p., [16] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contenu : Chronology of Howells' life and work --
Parallel lives --
Warring ambitions, 1851/1859 --
Years of decision, 1859/1861 --
Consul at Venice, 1861/1865 --
Atlantic years, 1 : 1865/1867 --
Atlantic years, 2 : 1867/1871 --
His Mark Twain, from 1869 --
Fictional lives, 1871/1878 --
From Venice as far as Belmont, 1878/1882 --
In England and Italy, 1882/1883 --
The man of business, 1883/1886 --
Heartache and horror, 1886/1890 --
Words and deeds, 1890/1894 --
Peripatetic, 1895/1899 --
Kittery Point, 1900/1905 --
Greater losses, 1906/1910 --
Reconsiderations, 1911/1917 --
Eighty years and after, 1918/1920.
Responsabilité : Susan Goodman and Carl Dawson.
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Possibly one of the most influential figure in the history of American letters, William Dean Howells (1837-1920) was, among other things, a leading novelist in the realist tradition. This biography  Lire la suite...

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