William Dean Howells

About William Dean Howells

Birth Day: March 1, 1837
Birth Place: Martins Ferry, OH
Died On: May 11, 1920 (age 83)
Birth Sign: Pisces

William Dean Howells Net Worth

William Dean Howells was bornon March 1, 1837 in Martins Ferry, OH. A late 19th and early 20th-century American literary critic and author, he edited the Atlantic Monthly and published numerous short stories, including the popular "Christmas Every Day." His novels include The Rise of Silas Lapham and The Sleeping Car.
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💰 Net worth: 17 Million

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About

A late 19th and early 20th-century American literary critic and author, he edited the Atlantic Monthly and published numerous short stories, including the popular "Christmas Every Day." His novels include The Rise of Silas Lapham and The Sleeping Car.

Before Fame

At an early age, he helped his newspaper Editor father with printing work. He later wrote for the Ohio State Journal.

Trivia

His 1882 novel, A Modern Instance, established his literary reputation.

Family Life

He and his seven siblings grew up in Martinsville, Ohio. With his wife, Elinor Mead, he had three children.

Associated With

He published literary criticism on the works of Leo Tolstoy.