Howard's End

Howard's End

by E. M. Forster

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Art and commerce, nature and industry, idealism and pragmatism, women and men: the struggles, partings, and reconciliations between these pairs drive the narrative of one of the great English novels of the twentieth century. Includes a wealth of contextualizing materials to enrich the reader's experience. KEY TOPICS: In addition to the complete text of Howards End, this volume includes contemporaneous reviews, articles exploring the philosophical and political topics discussed by the book's characters, and a variety of other articles. The series presents classic works in provocative and illuminating contexts-cultural, critical, and literary. MARKET: For anyone wanting to read Howards End within its cultural contexts.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781105640117
Publication date: 04/02/2012
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 228,338
File size: 765 KB

About the Author


Date of Birth:

January 1, 1879

Date of Death:

June 7, 1970

Place of Birth:


Place of Death:

Coventry, England


B. A. in classics, King's College, Cambridge, 1900; B. A. in history, 1901; M.A., 1910

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations

About Longman Cultural Editions

About This Edition


Table of Dates

Howards End (1910)





Distribution of Wealth



Early Reviews of Howards End

Anonymous, from the Times Literary Supplement (October 1910)

Anonymous, from the Standard (October 1910)

R. A. Scott-James, from the Daily News (November 1910)

Arnold Bennett, from The New Age (January 1911)

Leonard’s Reading

John Ruskin, from The Stones of Venice (1851—53)

George Meredith, from The Ordeal of Richard Feverel (1859)

Robert Louis Stevenson, from Virginibus Puerisque and Other Papers (1881)

from “Virginibus Puerisque”

from “Walking Tours”

Richard Jefferies, from The Story of My Heart (1883)

The Condition of England

Edward Carpenter, from Civilisation: Its Cause and Cure (1889)

Jack London, from The People of the Abyss (1903)

G. Lowes Dickinson, from A Modern Symposium (1905)

C. F. G. Masterman, from The Condition of England (1908)

Elizabeth Robins, from The Convert (1907)

England and Germany

E. E. Williams, from “Made in Germany” (1896)

Elizabeth von Arnim, from Elizabeth and Her German Garden (1898)

Rudyard Kipling, “The Rowers” (1902)

West Africa and Imperialism

Mary Kingsley, from West African Studies (1899)

E. D. Morel, from Affairs of West Africa (1902)

J. A. Hobson,from Imperialism (1902)

Leonard Woolf, from Empire and Commerce in Africa (1920)

Culture and Bloomsbury

Matthew Arnold, from Culture and Anarchy (1882)

G. E. Moore, from Principia Ethica (1903)

Leonard Woolf, from The Wise Virgins (1914)

Virginia Woolf, from The Voyage Out (1915)

Works Cited in This Edition

Further Reading

E. M. Forster’s Writings

Biographical Studies

Critical Studies

Customer Reviews