Fearful Responsibility and Other Stories

  • The Floating Press
  • 2017
  • 186
  • eng
  • Udgave er ikke defineret
  • 9781776676224

Often regarded as a quintessentially American novelist, much of William Dean Howells' early work -- like that of his admirer, Henry James -- explored tensions between American and European culture. In the novella A Fearful Responsibility, expatriate Americans living in Europe grapple with the Civil War in their own unique ways.