Howells, William Dean


Howells, William Dean
 (1837–1920) American critic, editor, and writer.

Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors. 2013.

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  • Howells,William Dean — How·ells (houʹəlz), William Dean. 1837 1920. American writer and editor in chief (1871 1881) of the Atlantic Monthly, who encouraged a number of writers, including Mark Twain and Henry James. He also wrote many novels, such as The Rise of Silas… …   Universalium

  • Howells, William Dean — born March 1, 1837, Martins Ferry, Ohio, U.S. died May 11, 1920, New York, N.Y. U.S. novelist and critic. He wrote a campaign biography of Abraham Lincoln (1860) and served as consul in Venice during Lincoln s administration. As editor of the… …   Universalium

  • Howells, William Dean — (1 mar. 1837, Martins Ferry, Ohio, EE.UU.–11 may. 1920, Nueva York, N.Y.). Novelista y crítico estadounidense. Escribió una biografía de campaña de Abraham Lincoln (1860) y fue cónsul en Venecia durante su gobierno. Como editor de la revista… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Howells, William Dean — (1837 1920)    The eminent critic, novelist, poet, and playwright was born in Martin s Ferry, Ohio, and was contributing to Ohio newspapers by age 15. In 1871, he became editor of the Atlantic Monthly. His close friendship with Mark Twain was a… …   The Historical Dictionary of the American Theater

  • HOWELLS, WILLIAM DEAN —    a popular American novelist, the son of a Swedenborgian journalist, born at Martin s Ferry, Ohio; adopted journalism as a profession, produced a popular Life of Lincoln, and from 1861 to 1865 was Consul at Venice; resuming journalism he became …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Howells, William Dean —    D.Litt. (b. 1837)    American novelist, etc. A Foregone Conclusion, A Chance Acquaintance, A Counterfeit Presentment, The Undiscovered Country, Modern Italian Poets, Indian Summer, Heroines of Fiction (1901), Miss Bellard s Inspiration (1905) …   Short biographical dictionary of English literature

  • Howells, William Dean —    см. Хоуэллс, Уильям Дин …   Писатели США. Краткие творческие биографии

  • William Dean Howells — William Dean Howells, né à Martinsville (Ohio) le 1er mars 1837 et mort dans la Nouvelle Angleterre le 11 mai 1920, est un écrivain réaliste et critique littéraire américain. Il a été imprimeur jou …   Wikipédia en Français

  • William Dean Howells — William Dean Howells. William Dean Howells (Martin s Ferry, Ohio, 1 de marzo de 1837 Nueva York, 11 de mayo de 1920), viajero, hispanista y escritor estadounidense, asociado al Realismo. Trayectori …   Wikipedia Español

  • William Dean Howells House (Cambridge) — Infobox nrhp | name =Howells, William Dean, House nrhp type = caption = William Dean Howells House location= Cambridge, Massachusetts lat degrees = 42 lat minutes = 22 lat seconds = 48.37 lat direction = N long degrees = 71 long minutes = 7 long… …   Wikipedia