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William Dean Howells papers, 1883-1919 

Creator: 
Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920
Phys. Desc: 
1 Linear Feet (1 box)
Call Number: 
MS#0622
Location: 
Rare Book & Manuscript Library
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Biographical Note

American novelist William Dean Howells was a leader of the school of realism, an important editor, and a critic. His magazine essays in "Atlantic" and "Harper's" recorded and questioned contemporary American life.