- Owen,1860–1938, U.S. novelist.
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"Wister's Big House" was the first countryseat in Germantown.The Colonial Architecture of Philadelphia
In these stories Mr. Wister has reproduced this life in fine fashion.
As regards the true Washington we have in Mr. Wister the right man.
Mrs. Wister is an excellent example of what might more correctly be called a “paraphraser” than a “translator.”Talks on Writing English
Dr. Wister is most positive and earnest in his opinion that you should remain where you are.Charles Sumner; his complete works, volume 5 (of 20)