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A hazard of new fortunes.

William Dean Howells

A hazard of new fortunes.

by William Dean Howells

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Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

98735

The Physical Object
Pagination444 p.
Number of Pages444
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23266237M

  A Hazard of New Fortunes by W.D. Howells, Complete [Illustrated] by William Dean Howells NOOK Book • Table of contents with working links to chapters is included • The book has been corrected for spelling and grammatical errors • Illustrated book The following story was the first fruit of my New York life when I began to live it after Brand: Unforgotten Classics. Get this from a library! A hazard of new fortunes; a novel,. [William Dean Howells; Tony Tanner] -- The first novel to attempt a comprehensive analysis of the changes and convulsions in America as the full effects of capitalism and industrialism made themselves felt on a hitherto mainly rural.

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A Hazard of New Fortunes is a novel by William Dean Howells first published in the U.S. by Harper & Bros. in It has been called one of the first major novels about New York City and many critics considered it his best novel. I'd have to re-read a few to decide if I /5. Two statements made by Basil March, a literary editor married into an old Boston family, sum up the feel of A HAZARD OF NEW FORTUNES, a novel that takes great cognizance of the potential for change in people (always an optimist's point of view)/5(16).

Two statements made by Basil March, a literary editor married into an old Boston family, sum up the feel of A HAZARD OF NEW FORTUNES, a novel that takes great cognizance of the potential for change in people (always an optimist's point of view)/5(15).

Set against a vividly depicted background of fin de siécle New York, this novel centers on the conflict between a self-made millionaire and a fervent social revolutionary-a conflict in which a man /5(3).

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A Hazard of New Fortunes — Complete Language: English: LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature: Subject: New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction Subject: City and town life -- Fiction Subject: Domestic fiction Subject: Married people -- Fiction Subject: Social classes -- Fiction Subject: Middle-aged persons -- Fiction Subject.

Set against a vividly depicted background of fin de siecle New York, this novel centers on the conflict between a self-made millionaire and a fervent social revolutionary-a conflict in which a man of goodwill futilely attempts to act as a mediator, only to be forced himself into a crisis of conscience.

Here we see William Dean Howells's grasp of the realities of the American experience in an 3/5(2). About A Hazard of New Fortunes Centering on a conflict between a self-made millionaire and an idealistic reformer in turn-of-the-twentieth-century New York, A Hazard of New Fortunes insightfully renders the complexities of the American experience at a time of great social and.

Book Overview Set against a vividly depicted background of fin de si cle New York, this novel centers on the conflict between a self-made millionaire and a fervent social revolutionary-a conflict in which a man of goodwill futilely attempts to act as a mediator, only to be forced himself into a crisis of conscience.5/5(5).

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The great mass of the readers are outside of New York and the rural districts are what we have got to go for. They don't read much in New York; they write and talk about what they've written. Don't you worry.” ― William Dean Howells, Hazard of New Fortunes.

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About this Item: E. Dutton & Company, Inc., New York, Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. First Printing, Near Fine book, no jacket, clean tight unmarked pages, brown top stained pages, brown end pages, book has full rust colored cloth covered boards with gilt lettering and deco on the front cover and spine, black circle with gilt lettering, book has only mild wear.

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His position as critic, writer, and enthusiastic exponent of the new realism earned William Dean Howells the respected title of Dean of American : Random House Publishing Group.