Wendell, Barrett, 1855-1921

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1855-08-23
Death 1921-02-08
Americans
English

Biographical notes:

Wendell graduated from Harvard in 1877 and taught English at Harvard.

From the description of Papers of Barrett Wendell, 1873-1921 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76972920

From the description of Lecture notes in Comparative Literature 1, 1905-1917. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77074707

Harvard English professor.

From the description of Ralegh in Guiana, 1897. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 172663314

Teacher, writer, and lecturer. Taught American literature at Harvard College, 1880-1917. Wrote "Cotton Mather, the Puritan priest," "William Shakespeare," "Literary history of America," "National ideals of America," and "Mystery of education, and other academic performances." Wendell was a Trustee of the Athenaeum in 1890.

From the description of Letters for Lispenard : from Barrett Wendell, 1917 Dec. 30-1920 Dec. 8. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 41434270

English professor.

From the description of Letter, 1920 June 15, Portsmouth, to Ethel Stanwood Bolton. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 174145028

American author and teacher.

From the description of Papers of Barrett Wendell [manuscript], 1885-1918. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647833763

Professor of English at Harvard.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : St. Andrews, New Brunswick, to W.A. Knight, 1901 Sept. 18. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270588321

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Subjects:

  • Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence
  • American literature--Study and teaching
  • English literature--Study and teaching
  • Teachers--Anecdotes
  • American poetry
  • Criticism
  • Samplers

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Places:

  • Italy (as recorded)
  • Rome (Italy) (as recorded)
  • Greece (as recorded)
  • Venice (Italy) (as recorded)