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Published Reviews
  1. [+]
    Grave Tales (2 Reviews)
    Here and Beyond, by Edith Wharton
    1. Here and Beyond by Edith Wharton
    2. The Nest by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
    The Saturday Review, May 29, 1926, p. 822
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    Books of the Day (3 Reviews)
    O Pioneers!, by Willa Cather
    1. O Pioneers! by Willa Cather
    2. Bobbie, General Manager by Olive Higgins Prouty
    3. The Nest by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
    McClure's Magazine, July 1913, pp. 199-208
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    Current Fiction (5 Reviews)
    Wilsam, by S.C. Nethersole
    1. Wilsam by S.C. Nethersole
    2. Unexpected Affinities by Susan Taber
    3. The Nest by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
    4. The Heart of the Hills by John Fox, Jr.
    5. Sally Castleton, Southerner by Crittenden Marriott
    The Nation, May 29, 1913, p. 547
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    Short Stories (7 Reviews)
    Here and Beyond, by Edith Wharton
    1. Here and Beyond by Edith Wharton
    2. The Nest by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
    3. The Connoisseur, and Other Stories by Walter de la Mare
    4. The Baker's Cart, and Other Tales by Gerald W. Bullett
    5. East of Mansion House by Thomas Burke
    6. The Happy Ghost, and Other Stories by H.H. Bashford
    7. The Smoking Leg, and Other Stories by John Metcalfe
    The New Republic, July 21, 1926, pp. 262-264
  5. Reviews of the New Books
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    Novels of the Season (9 Reviews)
    Stella Maris, by William J. Locke
    1. Stella Maris by William J. Locke
    2. The Mating of Lydia by Mrs. Humphry Ward
    3. The Sixty-First Second by Owen Johnson
    4. Pollyanna by Eleanor H. Porter
    5. Uncharted Seas by Robert Adger Bowen
    6. The Nest by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
    7. Pinerty of the Sand-House by Charles D. Stewart
    8. Stephen March's Way by Henry Herbert Knibbs
    9. The Maxwell Mystery by Carolyn Wells
    The Literary Digest, April 19, 1913, pp. 898-901
  6. The Book Table
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    Current Books (17 Reviews)
    William Cobbett, by G.K. Chesterton
    1. William Cobbett by G.K. Chesterton
    2. Uprooted by Brand Whitlock
    3. Warriors in Undress by Francis J. Hudleston
    4. Hangman's House by Donn Byrne
    5. The Fourth Queen by Isabel Paterson
    6. Heat by Isa Glenn
    7. Here and Beyond by Edith Wharton
    8. Odtaa by John Masefield
    9. The Secret Listeners of the East by Dhan Gopal Mukerji
    10. The Nest by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
    11. Fielding, the Novelist by Frederic T. Blanchard
    12. "Yellowstone Kelly": The Memoirs of Luther S. Kelly by M.M. Quaife and Luther S. Kelly
    13. A Casual Commentary by Rose Macaulay
    14. Intellectual Vagabondage by Floyd Dell
    15. The Worship of Nature by James George Frazer
    16. Men and Horses by Ross Santee
    17. Four American Party Leaders by Charles E. Merriam
    The Outlook, June 2, 1926, pp. 184-187
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    Four English Novels (19 Reviews)
    Concert Pitch, by Frank Danby
    1. Concert Pitch by Frank Danby
    2. The Maxwell Mystery by Carolyn Wells
    3. The Nest by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
    4. John o' Jamestown by Vaughan Kester
    5. The Inferno by August Strindberg
    6. Mere Literature, and Other Essays by Woodrow Wilson
    7. Letters to Unknown Friends by Lyman Abbott
    8. Plays: Second Series by John Galsworthy
    9. Food and Flavor by Henry T. Finck
    10. The Children in the Shadow by Ernest K. Coulter
    11. Enjoyment of Poetry by Max Eastman
    12. The Panama Canal Conflict Between Great Britain and the United States of America by Lassa Oppenheim
    13. The Autographs of Saint Paul by Marcus D. Buell
    14. The Britannica Year-Book, 1913 by Hugh Chisholm
    15. What Is New Thought? by Charles Brodie Patterson
    16. Essays on Taxation by E.R.A. Seligman
    17. The Penalty by Gouverneur Morris
    18. Nogi by Stanley Washburn
    19. Synonyms, Antonyms and Associated Words by Louis A. Flemming
    The Outlook, May 3, 1913, pp. 37-39
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    Recent Reflections of a Novel Reader (42 Reviews)
    The Declension of Henry D'Albiac, by Valentine Francis Taubman-Goldie
    1. The Declension of Henry D'Albiac by Valentine Francis Taubman-Goldie
    2. One Woman's Life by Robert Herrick
    3. Comrade Yetta by Albert Edwards
    4. Virginia by Ellen Glasgow
    5. Widecombe Fair by Eden Phillpotts
    6. An Affair of State by J.C. Snaith
    7. The Flirt by Booth Tarkington
    8. Elementary Jane by Richard Pryce
    9. Jezebel by Richard Pryce
    10. The Burden of a Woman by Richard Pryce
    11. The Judgment House by Gilbert Parker
    12. Fortitude by Hugh Walpole
    13. The Shadow by Arthur Stringer
    14. The Woman in Black by Edmund Clerihew Bentley
    15. The Scarlet Rider by Bertha Runkle
    16. The Penalty by Gouverneur Morris
    17. The Amateur Gentleman by Jeffery Farnol
    18. The Right of the Strongest by Frances Nimmo Greene
    19. The Sixty-First Second by Owen Johnson
    20. The Mating of Lydia by Mrs. Humphry Ward
    21. The Heart of the Hills by John Fox, Jr.
    22. Mr. Pratt's Patients by Joseph C. Lincoln
    23. Pippin by Evelyn Van Buren
    24. Mr. Hobby by Harold Kellock
    25. The Life-Mask by The Author of To M.L.G.
    26. Bobbie, General Manager by Olive Higgins Prouty
    27. The Wings of Pride by Louise Kennedy Mabie
    28. Ever After by Juliet Wilbor Tompkins
    29. The Candid Adventurer by Anna Coleman Ladd
    30. The Opening Door by Justus Miles Forman
    31. The Invaders by Frances Newton Symmes Allen
    32. The Weaker Vessel by E.F. Benson
    33. The Nest by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
    34. Vanishing Points by Alice Brown
    35. The Strange Cases of Dr. Stanchon by Josephine D. Daskam Bacon
    36. Roast Beef Medium by Edna Ferber
    37. Lore of Proserpine by Maurice Hewlett
    38. The Crock of Gold by James Stephens
    39. A Prisoner in Fairyland by Algernon Blackwood
    40. The Inside of the Cup by Winston Churchill
    41. V. V.'s Eyes by Henry Sydnor Harrison
    42. The New Leaf Mills by William Dean Howells
    The Atlantic Monthly, November 1913, pp. 689-698
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    The Bookman's Guide to Fiction (72 Reviews)
    The Rim of the Prairie, by Bess Streeter Aldrich
    1. The Rim of the Prairie by Bess Streeter Aldrich
    2. A Brazilian Tenement by Aluizio Azevedo
    3. The Blue Window by Temple Bailey
    4. Cat's Cradle by Maurice Baring
    5. The Breeze in the Moonlight by George Soulie de Morant
    6. Spanish Faith by Francis R. Bellamy
    7. Ashe of Rings, and Other Writings by Mary Butts
    8. Hangman's House by Donn Byrne
    9. The Silver Stallion by James B. Cabell
    10. Mary Christmas by Mary Ellen Chase
    11. Dusk of Day by Catherine Clark
    12. The Sunken Garden by Nathalia Crane
    13. The Unknown Goddess by Ruth Cross
    14. When the Fight Begins by Holman Day
    15. Sorrell and Son by Warwick Deeping
    16. The Connoisseur, and Other Stories by Walter de la Mare
    17. Delight by Mazo de la Roche
    18. Love in Greenwich Village by Floyd Dell
    19. The Land of Mist by Arthur Conan Doyle
    20. An American Tragedy by Theodore Dreiser
    21. The Private Life of Helen of Troy by John Erskine
    22. After Noon by Susan Ertz
    23. The High Adventure by Jeffery Farnol
    24. Masterson by Gilbert Frankau
    25. Soundings by A. Hamilton Gibbs
    26. The Unchanging Quest by Philip Gibbs
    27. Glass Houses by Eleanor Gizycka
    28. Heat by Isa Glenn
    29. The Crater by Robert Gore-Browne
    30. Adam's Breed by Radclyffe Hall
    31. Honk! by Doris F. Halman
    32. His Majesty the King by Cosmo Hamilton
    33. Count Bruga by Ben Hecht
    34. Chimes by Robert Herrick
    35. A New Name by Grace Livingston Hill
    36. Gun Gospel by W.D. Hoffman
    37. Roundabout by Nancy Hoyt
    38. Two or Three Graces by Aldous Huxley
    39. Three Kingdoms by Storm Jameson
    40. The Great Valley by Mary Johnston
    41. Whelp of the Winds by Rufus King
    42. Mantrap by Sinclair Lewis
    43. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes by Anita Loos
    44. Flecker's Magic by Norman H. Matson
    45. The Smoking Leg, and Other Stories by John Metcalfe
    46. Hearts of Hickory by John Trotwood Moore
    47. Thunder on the Left by Christopher Morley
    48. Pig Iron by Charles G. Norris
    49. The Black Flemings by Kathleen Norris
    50. At Top of Tobin by Stanley Olmsted
    51. The Golden Beast by E. Phillips Oppenheim
    52. Wild Geese by Martha Ostenso
    53. The Perennial Bachelor by Anne Parrish
    54. The Windy Hill by Jennings Perry
    55. The Keeper of the Bees by Gene Stratton-Porter
    56. The Queerness of Celia by Amelia Rives Chanler Troubetzkoy
    57. The Housemaid by Naomi Royde-Smith
    58. The Lion's Skin by Rafael Sabatini
    59. Beatrice by Arthur Schnitzler
    60. The Red Gods Call by C.E. Scoggins
    61. The Trail of Glory by Leroy Scott
    62. The Nest by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
    63. Shepherd Easton's Daughter by Mary J.H. Skrine
    64. The Hounds of Spring by Sylvia Thompson
    65. The Blind Goddess by Arthur Train
    66. Jorgensen by Tristram Tupper
    67. One Little Man by Christopher Ward
    68. Oberlin's Three Stages by Jakob Wassermann
    69. Here and Beyond by Edith Wharton
    70. Black Incense by Alice Muriel Livingston Williamson
    71. Gypsy Down the Lane by Thames Williamson
    72. The Vengeance of Hurricane Williams by Gordon Young
    The Bookman, July 1926, pp. 591-593