Julia Ward Howe

American abolitionist, social activist, and poet.

Julia Ward Howe


  • Passion-flowers (1854)
  • Words for the hour (1857)
  • The world's own (1857)
  • A trip to Cuba (1860)
  • Later lyrics (1866)
  • From the oak to the olive: a plain record of a pleasant journey (1868)
  • Memoir of Dr. Samuel Gridley Howe (1876)
  • Modern society (1881)
  • Margaret Fuller (Marchesa Ossoli) (1883) (transcription project)
  • The Julia Ward Howe birthday book, selections from her works; arranged and ed. by her daughter Laura E. Richards (1889)
  • Is polite society polite? and other essays (1895)
  • From Sunset ridge; poems, old and new (1898)
  • Reminiscences, 1819-1899 (1899)
  • At sunset (1910)
  • Julia Ward Howe and the woman suffrage movement; a selection from her speeches and essays, with introduction and notes by her daughter, Florence Howe Hall (1913)

Works about Howe



Some or all works by this author were published before January 1, 1929, and are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.

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