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Hale, Nancy 1908-1988

Overview
Works: 91 works in 226 publications in 5 languages and 9,424 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary films  Biographical films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PS3515.A273, 759.13
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Most widely held works about Nancy Hale
 
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Mary Cassatt by Nancy Hale( Book )

9 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assesses each stage of the American artist's development and her relations with Impressionism and individual Impressionist painters
The complete Peterkin papers by Lucretia P Hale( Book )

3 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The humorous adventures of the Peterkin family whose numerous dilemmas are solved by the common sense of the Lady from Philadelphia
The realities of fiction, a book about writing by Nancy Hale( Book )

16 editions published between 1962 and 1977 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on the art of writing novels, short stories and poetry
The prodigal women by Nancy Hale( Book )

19 editions published between 1942 and 1995 in English and French and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love-lives of three women. Two are sisters from the South, their friend is a New Englander
New England discovery : a personal view by Nancy Hale( Book )

10 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthology of writing about New England, by New Englanders
The pattern of perfection, thirteen stories by Nancy Hale( Book )

8 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and Aleut and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black summer, a novel by Nancy Hale( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven-year-old Virginia boy spends a summer with his sanctimonious Yankee aunt and uncle, but cannot pretend he likes them or their "talk about love."
Secrets by Nancy Hale( Book )

4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sign of Jonah by Nancy Hale( Book )

14 editions published between 1950 and 1952 in 4 languages and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncorrected galley proof of Hale's novel
Dear beast by Nancy Hale( Book )

7 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Serious repercussions arise in the life of a mousy Virginia matron when her anonymously written novel becomes a best seller
Leon Kroll, a spoken memoir by Leon Kroll( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The empress's ring by Nancy Hale( Book )

3 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heaven and Hardpan Farm by Nancy Hale( Book )

3 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The night of the hurricane by Nancy Hale( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy, his friends, and their parents discover many things about themselves and each other during a hurricane on the Massachusetts coast
The Signet classic book of Southern short stories( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents thirty-three stories by Southern writers--half by women and one third by blacks--that capture the richness and complexities of Southern life
Nancy Hale : on the life & work of a lost American master( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 1930s and 1940s, Nancy Hale was a writer of literary best-sellers, beloved by critics, and expected by many to become one of the canonical writers of her era. Her fiction helped to shape the early identity of The New Yorker magazine and established her as an important voice in both the short story and the novel. By her death in 1988, however, all but one of her more than thirty books had gone out of print, and her star had faded into near obscurity
Between the dark and the daylight by Nancy Hale( Book )

4 editions published between 1943 and 1995 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new England girlhood by Nancy Hale( Book )

16 editions published between 1958 and 1966 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The earliest dreams by Nancy Hale( Book )

5 editions published between 1936 and 1937 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothea Lange : a visual life by Meg Partridge( Visual )

in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings to life five decades of American history with photographs and insights by Dorothea Lange, revealing her passion for her work and her commitment to record the rapidly changing face of the 20th century
 
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The Signet classic book of Southern short stories
Alternative Names
Hale, Anna Westcott.

Hale Anna Westcott 1908-1988

Nancy Hale American writer

Nancy Hale Amerikaans schrijfster (1908-1988)

Wertenbaker, Nancy Hale.

Wertenbaker, Nancy Hale 1908-

Wertenbaker Nancy Hale 1908-1988

Languages
English (147)

French (6)

German (2)

Aleut (2)

Polish (1)

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