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  1. Owen,1860–1938, U.S. novelist.
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Examples from the Web for wister

Historical Examples of wister

  • "Wister's Big House" was the first countryseat in Germantown.

    The Colonial Architecture of Philadelphia

    Frank Cousins

  • 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.”

  • Dr. Wister is most positive and earnest in his opinion that you should remain where you are.