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Warner, Charles Dudley

Born: 12-9-1829 at Plainfield, Massachusetts, U. S. A.
Died: 20-10-1900

Summary of Biography

American author, editor, and the first president of the National Institute of Arts and Letters. Warner's writings are marked by gentle humour and elegance.

Biography

Charles Dudley Warner (1829 - 1900), an American novelist, critic, and essayist, of Puritan ancestry, was born in Plainfield, Massachusetts. He studied law at Hamilton College and practiced in Chicago. Warner served as assistant editor, editor, and co - editor at various literary magazines. He participated actively in causes for the public good, such as prison reforms and park supervision. Warner was the first president of the National Institute of Arts and Letters.

This section contains 11 books
Their Pilgrimage
Their Pilgrimage


UK£ 19.99
That Fortune
That Fortune


UK£ 19.99
In the Wilderness
In the Wilderness


UK£ 16.99
The People for Whom Shakespeare Wrote
The People for Whom Shakespeare Wrote


UK£ 16.99
Relation of Literature to Life
Relation of Literature to Life


UK£ 16.99
On Horseback
On Horseback


UK£ 16.99
My Summer in a Garden
My Summer in a Garden


UK£ 16.99
Captain John Smith
Captain John Smith


UK£ 19.99
Baddeck and That Sort of Thing
Baddeck and That Sort of Thing


UK£ 16.99
Backlog Studies
Backlog Studies


UK£ 16.99
As We Go
As We Go


UK£ 16.99