The Writer Volume 7

The Writer Volume 7

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1894 edition. Excerpt: ...of the American Authors' Guild, by the Salem Thought and Work Club. Among the distinguished guests were: Edward Everett Hale, Julia Ward Howe, Robert Grant, Olive Thorne Miller, Ella Wheeler Wilcox, James Grant Wilson, president of the Guild, Titus Munson Coan, Charles Follen Adams, J. T. Trowbridge, Elizabeth Akers Allen, Charles Burr Todd, Craven Langstroth Betts, Walter Blackburn Harte, Ednah Dow Cheney, and Hezekiah Butterworth. Mrs. Mary Holland Lee, author of " Margaret Salisbury," will spend the summer months at her country home in Shrewsbury, Mass. "Ouida" ( Louise de la Rame'e) sold her household effects and other portable property, including her manuscripts, at auction, at Florence, Italy, May 21. Jordan, Marsh, & Co., Boston, announce an art exhibition to be given in November, and offer to artists who have lived in New England for one year a special prize of $1,500, two prizes of $300 each, and three prizes of $200 each, for the best paintings of New England subjects that may be submitted. The picture winning the grand prize is to be presented to the Boston Museum of Fine Arts. Current Topics ( Chicago) has changed its name to the Chicago Magazine. Harper's Magazine for June contains eightyfour pictures. Few books have so many. Among them is a portrait of Owen Wister, included in Charles Belmont Davis' article on Philadelphia. Among other attractive features in the Magazine of Art ( New York) for June is an article with nine illustrations on "The Authentic Portraits of Robert Burns." "The Master" is the title of a new story by I. Zangwill, the publication of which has just been commenced in Harper's Weekly. A series of portraits of Richard Harding Davis will appear in the department of ..".
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  • Paperback | 142 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 8mm | 268g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236618327
  • 9781236618320