Books by William Dean Howells

Released: April 1, 2000

Howells was among the first "Western" poets (as those beyond the Hudson were once described) to bridge the gap between elegant, formal Victorian poetry and fully modern American verse. Read full book review >

SELECTED SHORT STORIES OF WILLIAM DEAN HOWELLS by William Dean Howells
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 1, 1997

A lovingly annotated sampling of stories by the prolific Howells (18371920), now best known for his many novels and for his unstinting efforts to champion realism in American literature in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Read full book review >