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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.) 4 0 Browse Search
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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.), Book III (continued) (search)
talents were for pungency, fancy, brevity. But to the novel of the decade three of the five major American novelists, Mark Twain, Howells, Henry James, contributed their greatest triumphs; then appeared Ben-Hur, for a good while rivalled in popularity by Judge Albion Winegar Tourgee's A Fool's errand (1879), a fiery document upon Reconstruction in the South; and there were such diverse pieces as Edward Bellamy's much-read Utopian romance Looking backward (1888), dainty exotics like Blanche Willis Howard's Guenn a wave on the Breton Coast (1884) and Arthur Sherburne Hardy's Passe Rose (1889), E. W. Howe's grim The story of a country town (1883), Helen Hunt Jackson's Ramona (1884), passionately pleading the cause of the Indians of California, Miss Woolson's East angels (1886), just less than a classic, Henry Adams's See Book III, Chap. XV. Democracy (1880) and John Hay's See Book III, Chaps. X and XV. The bread-winners (1884), excursions into fiction of two men whose largest g
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)
nson, Joseph, 494, 498 Hopwood, Avery, 295 Horace, 596 Horizon, 271 Hornaday, W. T., 159, 164 Homer, J. M., 437 Horton, S. Dana, 440 Hosack, David, 179 Houghton, Eliza P. Donner, 146 Houghton, Lord, 97 Hour in a studio, an, 49 Housam, Robert, 296 House and home papers, 122 House Carpenter, the, 507, 508 House hunter in Europe, a, 164 House of Harper, The, 547 n. House of the Vampire, the, 581 Hovey, Richard, 31, 50-52 Howadji in Syria, the, 114 Howard, Blanche Willis, 86 Howard, Bronson, 266, 269, 270, 271, 272, 273, 274-76, 278, 279, 286 Howe, E. W., 76, 86, 92 Howe, Julia Ward, 86, 121, 122, 415, 463, 496 Howells, William Dean, 5, 7, 14, 15, 36, 41, 66, 76 n., 77-85, 86, 89, 92, 96, 117, 129, 156, 164, 267, 269, 273, 274, 285, 307, 309, 310, 31, 31, 315, 316, 419, 489 How I found Livingstone, 163 Howison, 246 n., 247, 247 n., 248, 249 How Marcus Whitman saved Oregon, 137 How Old Brown took Harper's Ferry, 45 How sweetly flow