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A Modern Instance / William Dean Howells

This novel’s theme was shocking when it was first published in 1882. It deals with a topic that was not talked about in polite society, domestic infelicity. 290 more words

Book Review

Paul Dunbar's "Majors and Minors:" Published 120 Years Ago.

One hundred and twenty years ago the poet Paul Laurence Dunbar published the volume that propelled him into wider prominence: Majors and Minors. This was Dunbar’s second volume of poetry. 839 more words

“Familiar Spanish Travels” by William Dean Howells

A review by Robert Bovington

In October 1911, American William Dean Howells travelled to Spain. The author wrote about his experiences in “Familiar Spanish Travels”. 540 more words