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Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 12 0 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 8 0 Browse Search
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Henry Morton Stanley, Dorothy Stanley, The Autobiography of Sir Henry Morton Stanley, part 2.13, chapter 2.29 (search)
l never forget the Stanley who revealed himself in that happy intimacy, those strolls through the woods and fields, those talks on the lawn, when we sat round the tea-table and listened to Stanley, till the dusk fell softly; those wonderful evenings, by the library fire, when he told us stories of Africa with such vivid force, that I never heard him without a racing heart, and quickened breath! No one who ever heard Stanley tell a story could possibly forget it! Only the other day, Richard Harding Davis wrote to me, Never shall I forget one late afternoon when Stanley, in the gathering darkness, told us the story of Gordon! Stanley, however, was not always to be drawn; sometimes, therefore, I resorted to subterfuge, that I might lure him on. I would begin his stories all wrong, make many mistakes on purpose, knowing his love of accuracy, till he could bear it no longer, and, brushing my halting words aside, he would plunge in, and swing along with the splendid narrative to the en
Henry Morton Stanley, Dorothy Stanley, The Autobiography of Sir Henry Morton Stanley, part 2.13, Index (search)
braltar of the Mississippi, 175. Congo, the, traced by Stanley, 318-330; opened up, 333-352. Congo and the Founding of its Free State, 334. Congo State, founding the, 333-352, 399, 400; recognised by the civilised powers, 338; Stanley on the government of, 536; Stanley on the value of, 536. Cook, W. H., 222-224. Coomassie, 229, 292, 293. Crete, 230. Cromer, 453. Cronin, Mr., 151-153. Cypress Grove, 151-166. Dalziell, Mr., 476. Darkest Africa, In, 411, 422. Davis, Richard Harding, 508. Death, thoughts on the fear of, 522, 523. Degrees conferred on Stanley, 424, 525. Denbigh, 219. Denbigh Castle, 4-8. Dido, the captain of the, 114. Dilke, Sir, Charles, 473, 474, 477. Dillon, John, 474, 476. Dixie Greys, the, 165, 166. Donnelly, Ignatius, Coesar's Column, 433. Douglas, Camp, 205-214. East African Company, 446-449. East Anglia, 450. Education, thoughts on, 523-525. Eisteddfod, the, 14, 16, 430, 434. Ellison, Mr., 106, 112. Em
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing), Davis, Richard Harding, 1864- (search)
Davis, Richard Harding, 1864- Author; born in Philadelphia, Pa., April 18, 1864; son of Rebecca Harding Davis; educated at Lehigh University and Johns Hopkins University; became a newspaper reporter. In 1888 he joined the staff of the New York Evening sun, to which he contributed some of his best short stories. In 1890 he became the managing editor Of Harper's weekly. He particularly distinguished himself as a chronicler of the Czar's coronation and Queen Victoria's jubilee, and as a reporting observer of the American-Spanish War. His publications include Soldiers of fortune; The Princess Aline; Our English cousins; Van Bibber and others; About Paris; The rulers of the Mediterranean; Three Gringos in Venezuela and Central America; Cuba in War time; A year from a correspondent's note-book; Stories for boys; Cuban and Porto Rican campaigns, etc.
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.), Chapter 6: the short story (search)
ris; Flute and violin, James Lane Allen; Otto the Knight, Octave Thanet (Alice French); Main-Travelled Roads, Hamlin Garland; Gallegher, and other stories, Richard Harding Davis; Fourteen to one, Elizabeth Stuart Phelps; Huckleberries gathered from New England Hills, Rose Terry Cooke; Iduna, and other stories, George A. Hibbard; Thlacking poise and moral background and beauty of style, he must be passed as an ephemeral sensation. From the multitude of the later short story writers Richard Harding Davis Ibid (1864-1916), whose literary life, from the appearance of Gallegher in 1891 to his death, coincided almost exactly with the modem period in American l ephemeral moment for the ephemeral moment, a reporter with pen marvellously facile and ready, a literary craftsman who mastered every detail of his craft. That Davis satisfied his generation goes without saying. A good newspaper man, he gave it what it desired, upto-dateness, swift action, strangeness of setting presented with
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.), Index (search)
r., Leopold, 337 Dana, Charles A., 166, 192 Dana, Richard Henry, Sr., 164, 168 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr., 225, 399, 401 Danger of Sporting with innocent Credulity, the, 368 Daniel, John M., 61, 184 Dante, 40, 247, 248, 254, 259 Dartmouth College, 93 n., 227 Dartmouth College vs. Woodward, 75 Darwin, 13, 224 Daudet, 385 David Swan, 22 Davidson, James Wood, 302, 303 Davis, Charles Augustus, 151 Davis, Jefferson, 142 Davis, Rebecca Harding, 372 Davis, Richard H., 388, 392, 393 Davy and the Goblin, 408 Day is done, the, 41 Deacon's Week, the, 373 Death in the School Room, 262 n. Death of Lyon, the, 281 Death of Stonewall Jackson, 307 Death of Wind-Foot, The, 262 n. De Bow's review, 313 Decanter of Madeira, 242 Deephaven, 382 Defence of liberal Christianity, 210 Defoe, 12, 68, 148, 374 Deland, Margaret Wade, 390 Delta (New Orleans), 295, 296 Democracy and other addresses, 247 Democratic review, the, 166, 168
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.), Book III (continued) (search)
ry. A real, however narrow, gulf separates London from such colleagued naturalists as Richard Harding Davis, better in short stories Ibid. than in novels, and often romantic, or even from David Gferent range as F. Hopkinson Smith's Colonel Carter of Cartersville (22 March, 1892) and Richard Harding Davis's Soldiers of fortune (17 March, 1902). Thomas's observation of things about town is acuod was in flower; George W. Cable's The Cavalier; John Fox's Trail of the Lonesome Pine; Richard Harding Davis's Soldiers of fortune—the list might be stretched to interminable length. Out of this ty Cousin (Gaiety Theatre, 3 September, 1917), Penrod (Globe Theatre, 2 September, 1918). Richard Harding Davis came from novel-writing to an occasional theatre piece like The Galloper (Garden Theatrey and ill-considered writing. Among writers of tales whom it exploited in this way were Richard Harding Davis, Mary E. Wilkins, and Stephen Crane. The first editor of Harper's monthly was Henry J
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.), Index (search)
9 Das Krischkindel, 585 Das land der unbegrentzten Moglichkeiten, 579 Das land der Zukunft, 579 Das Mormonenmadchen, 581 Das Paradisische Wunderspiel, 574 Das Schandmal, 582 Das Vermadchtnis des Pedlars, 580 Daughters of men, 286 Davenport, Fanny, 271 David, Urbain, 596 David Copperfield, 268 David Harum, 95 Davidson, Thomas, 247, 247 n., 248 n. Davies, 279 Davis, C. H., 168 Davis, Jefferson, 182, 351 Davis, McFarland, 426 n. Davis, Owen, 287 Davis, Richard Harding, 94, 283, 288, 309 Davis, W. W. H., 132 Davy, Crockett. 275 Dawison, 587 Dawson, H. B., 179 Dawson, Thomas F., 157 Day, the, 601 Daye, Stephen, 533 Day is dying in the West, 500 Day of Doom, the, 391, 538 Days of forty-nine, the, 515 Dazey, C. T., 290 Dead master, the, 44 Dealtry, Wm., 438 Deane, Samuel, 430 Death of Eve, the, 63 Death of Garfield, the, 512 Death Valley in ';49, 150 De Bow, J. D. B., 438 Decision of the Court, 274 Deck an