William Dean Howells additional papers
Materials by and about William Dean Howells including autograph manuscripts and an ambrotype portrait.
Language of Materials
Collection materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.
Extent1 linear feet (2 boxes)
Includes holograph and typescript manuscripts of the following titles: The American James; A confession of St. Augustine, Fla.; Editor's easy chair; Eighty years and after; A hazard of new fortunes (intro.); The landlord at Lion's head; The leather-wood god; An old Venetian friend; Pride and prejudice (intro.); Priest or painter, dramatization of A forgone conclusion (with revisions by William Poel); Priscilla; Sketch of Winnie's life (containing poems by Winifred Howells); and To the memory of Joseph Alexander Howells. Other materials included are: 1858 ambrotype portrait of Howells and his brother John.
Biographical / Historical
William Dean Howells was an American novelist and editor of the Atlantic Monthly.
Arranged alphabeticaly by title.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
87M-91. Manuscripts presented by: William White Howells, 274 Beacon Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02116; received 1986 February 10.
Processed by: Patricia Burdick
- Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920. William Dean Howells additional papers, 1858-1937: Guide.
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