Online Literary Criticism Collection

Links below don’t belong? CONTACT US!

Return to: Literary Criticism Collection Home | ipl2 Home

Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809 - 1894)

Nationality: American
Periods: American: 1865-1900
              American: 1783-1865

American physician, poet, and humorist

Also See:
Our pages on these individual works by Oliver Wendell Holmes

Elsie Venner: A Romance of Destiny

Critical Sites | Biographical Sites | Other Sites
Still Need More?

 
Criticism about Oliver Wendell Holmes

Writers of Familiar Verse: Holmes; Minor Writers
http://www.bartleby.com/226/index.html#14
This lengthy analysis of the author's life and work includes sections on Holmes' "Ancestry , "Education", "Novels", and "Serious Verse"; as well as on writers such as Saxe, Eugene Field, and Bunner.
Contains: Extensive Bio, Criticism, Bibliography
Author: Brander Matthews
From: The Cambridge History of English and American Literature Volume XVI: American, Early National Literature: Part II, Later National Literature: Part I
Keywords:
 

 
Biographical sites about Oliver Wendell Holmes

Oliver Wendell Holmes
http://digital.library.upenn.edu/webbin/gutbook/lookup?num=3395
Howell's reminiscences about Holmes.
Contains: Extensive Bio, Commentary
Author: William Dean Howells
From: Literary Friends and Acquaintences: A Personal Retrospect of American Authorship 1900
Keywords:
 

 
Other sites about Oliver Wendell Holmes

Sorry. There are no other sites about Oliver Wendell Holmes in the collection; do you know of any that you can recommend?


Still Need More?

Couldn't find the information you were looking for?
Use these links to search for Oliver Wendell Holmes outside the IPL.
Click a link below to automatically search that site for Oliver Wendell Holmes:

articles on Oliver Wendell Holmes (may not be full text):
Google Scholar | Microsoft Live Search | Find Articles

Oliver Wendell Holmes's works online
(recent authors' works generally not available for free):
Univ. of Va.'s eBook Library | Project Gutenberg | Google Books

Oliver Wendell Holmes on the About network:
About.com

Factual information on Oliver Wendell Holmes:
Infoplease

Search Engines:
Search engines are also a great place to start research,
but they can lead to many commercial
and/or non-authoritative resources.

Search engines:
Alta Vista | Google | Yahoo!
Metasearch engines:
Ixquick Metasearch | All the Web.com |
Fazzle | Mamma Metasearch | exalead

Find Oliver Wendell Holmes's works in libraries:
WorldCat




Last Updated Mar 25, 2014