Nebraska Authors

Laurence Bedwell Holland

Born 1920-10-21 Lincoln, NE (USA)

Died 1980-07-11
Middlebury, VT (USA)

Places Lived

Baltimore, MD
Princeton, NJ
Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Literary Criticism; Henry James


Bachelor of Arts, 1942, Princeton University, Princeton NJ
Master of Arts, 1950, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Ph.D, 1965, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA


Professor of English, Chairman of the English Department, Johns Hopkins University

Places Worked

United States Army: 1942-1945
Princeton University, Princeton, NJ: 1950-1969
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD: 1970-1980


The Expense of Vision: Essays on the Craft of Henry James. 1964.
The Literary History of New Jersey. 1965.
Who designs America? The American Civilization Conference at Princeton. 1966.
Blacks in America: Bibliographical Essays. 1971.
The Norton Anthology of American Literature. 1979 (Co-editor)

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