Literature and Life-Short Stories and Essays

Literature and Life-Short Stories and Essays

by William Dean Howells

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Overview

A fascinating collection from Howells, featuring the following:

Worries of a Winter Walk
Summer Isles of Eden
Wild Flowers of the Asphalt
A Circus in the Suburbs
A She Hamlet
The Midnight Platoon
The Beach at Rockaway
Sawdust in the Arena
At a Dime Museum
American Literature in Exile
The Horse Show
The Problem of the Summer
Aesthetic New York Fifty-odd Years Ago
From New York into New England
The Art of the Adsmith
The Psychology of Plagiarism
Puritanism in American Fiction
The What and How in Art
Politics in American Authors
Storage
"Floating down the River on the O-hi-o"

Product Details

BN ID: 2940014790246
Publisher: Philtre Libre
Publication date: 06/07/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 145 KB

About the Author

William Dean Howells (March 1, 1837 – May 11, 1920) was an American realist author and literary critic. Nicknamed "The Dean of American Letters", he was particularly known for his tenure as editor of the Atlantic Monthly as well as his own prolific writings, including the Christmas story "Christmas Every Day" and the novel The Rise of Silas Lapham.

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Literature and Life Short Stories and Essays 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A very nice book of short stories and essays. A reader's delight.