David Harum, Edward Noyes Westcott, American fiction
Arts and Humanities
The 1898 novel David Harum occasioned a major transition in the publishing industry and, over a period of forty years, profoundly influenced American culture. According to Ladewig, the middle class saw in David Harum a reflection of itself.
Ladewig, Brian G. "Edward Noyes Westcott's David Harum: A Forgotten Cultural Artifact," The Courier 1996: 107-124.