Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Floyd Dell  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Adult;

Born: 1887 in Barry, Illinois

Died: July 23, 1969 in Bethesda, Maryland

-- Floyd Dell on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Dell worked for the Chicago Evening Post from 1910 through 1914.

Biographical and Professional Information

Floyd Dell was a life long poet and author of a hit Broadway play, Little Accident (1928). In 1908 Dell moved on to Chicago where he became editor of the Friday Literary Review and a leader of the Chicago Renaissance. He continued to publish both fiction and non-fiction for his entire life.


Chicago Literary Hall of Fame, 2015

Selected Titles At Your Library

Homecoming :
ISBN: 0804606749. OCLC Number: 30525

Kennikat Press,. .

Intellectual vagabondage /
ISBN: 0929587421. OCLC Number: 21760010

Elephant Paperbacks,. .

Love in the machine age;
ISBN: 0374921040. OCLC Number: 601139

Octagon Books,. .

Moon Calf A Novel
ISBN: 054801325X. OCLC Number: 176873052

Kessinger Publishing, LLC. .

Upton Sinclair :
ISBN: 1417905891. OCLC Number: 62891673

Kessinger Pub.,. .