Mouse Trap and Other Farces
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Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC
Binding: Trade Cloth
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.56" tall
1889. Illustrated. Howells was an American realist author. He wrote for various magazines including Atlantic Monthly and Harper's Magazine. His career blossomed after the publication of his first realist novel, A Modern Instance. Contents: The Garroters; Five O'Clock Tea; The Mouse-Trap; and A Likely Story. See other titles by this author available from Kessinger Publishing.
William Dean Howells was born on March 1, 1837, in Martin's Ferry, Ohio. Howells was forced to drop out of high school to work as a typesetter for his father. He later taught himself, becoming adept at German and Spanish. He soon became a reporter, eventually becoming editor of The Atlantic Monthly and Harper's magazines, as well as a literary critic. During his lifetime, Howells rubbed elbows with the great American authors of his day, such as Nathaniel Hawthorne and Ralph Waldo Emerson. In 1861, he received a consulship at Venice, returning to the U.S. several years later to become assistant editor for The Atlantic Monthly. While his accomplishments are centered in the world of More...
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