Quotes by William Dean Howells

About William Dean Howells:

William Dean Howells was an American realist author, literary critic, and playwright. Nicknamed "The Dean of American Letters", he was particularly known for his tenure as editor of the Atlantic Monthly as well as his own prolific writings, including the Christmas story "Christmas Every Day", and the novels The Rise of Silas Lapham and A Traveler from Altruria.

Author Bio

  • NameWilliam Dean Howells
  • Descriptionauthor, critic and playwright from the United States
  • BornMarch 1, 1837
  • DiedMay 11, 1920
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionJournalist; Author; Novelist; Essayist; Playwright