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By William Dean Howells

ISBN-10: 1110648030

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ISBN-10: 1981175512

ISBN-13: 9781981175512

William Dean Howells (1837-1920) used to be an American realist writer and literary critic. He wrote his first novel, Their marriage ceremony trip, in 1871, yet his literary recognition particularly took off with the realist novel a contemporary example, released in 1882, which describes the decay of a wedding. His 1885 novel the increase of Silas Lapham might be his top identified, describing the increase and fall of an American entrepreneur within the paint company. His social perspectives have been additionally strongly mirrored within the novels Annie Kilburn (1888) and A possibility of recent Fortunes (1890). whereas recognized basically as a novelist, his brief tale "Editha" (1905) - incorporated within the assortment among the darkish and the sunlight (1907) - seems in lots of anthologies of yankee literature. Howells additionally wrote performs, feedback, and essays approximately modern literary figures corresponding to Ibsen, Zola, Verga, and, specially, Tolstoy, which helped determine their reputations within the usa. He additionally wrote severely in help of many American writers. it's maybe during this position that he had his maximum influence.

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