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Stegner, Page

Overview
Works: 51 works in 196 publications in 3 languages and 8,660 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  Autobiographies  Fiction 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: PS3527.A15, 973
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Most widely held works about Page Stegner
 
Most widely held works by Page Stegner
American places by Eliot Porter( Book )

26 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here is a close look at America, with a decidly personal touch, by seasoned observers of the continent's varied human and natural history
Escape into aesthetics : the art of Vladimir Nabokov by Page Stegner( Book )

29 editions published between 1966 and 1969 in English and French and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First full-length critical study of the author of "Lolita."
Winning the Wild West : the epic saga of the American frontier, 1800-1899 by Page Stegner( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the history of the American frontier from 1800 to 1899, discussing how the expansion into the lands west of the Mississippi influenced the nation's formation
Nabokov's congeries by Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov( Book )

8 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short stories, a novel and excerpts from longer fiction, poetry, essays, and an excerpt from the autobiography of writer Vladimir Nabokov
Marking the sparrow's fall : Wallace Stegner's American West by Wallace Stegner( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marking the Sparrow's Fall is Wallace Stegner's biggest collection and the first since his death in 1993. His son, Page, has selected fifteen essays that have never before been published in any book and placed them alongside Wallace Stegner's most powerful pieces in the book's three nonfiction parts: Home Ground (memory), Testimony (defense of the earth), and Inheritance (history). The fourth section of the book is devoted to a magnificent little-known novella, Genesis
The geography of hope : a tribute to Wallace Stegner( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Legacy of Wallace Stegner (1909-1993) - as writer, teacher and conservationist - once moved Edward Abbey to declare him "the only living American worthy of the Nobel." Unequaled in the American literature of place, his Pulitzer Prize-winning fiction created an entirely new consciousness of the American West. As director of the Creative Writing Program at Stanford University, Stegner wielded a powerful influence on many of the most important writers of two generations. Through his work for the Sierra Club and the Wilderness Society and his service as special assistant to the Secretary of the interior, Stegner contributed substantially to the emergence and development of the environmental movement. This remarkable tribute volume brings together eloquent testimonies from colleagues, friends, and family whose lives Wallace Stegner profoundly graced. Edited by Stegner's wife and son, and illustrated by a gallery of candid photographs, The Geography of Hope is a stirring memorial to a truly great man, whose incandescent spirit will remain an inspiration for generations to come
The selected letters of Wallace Stegner by Wallace Stegner( Book )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wallace Stegner, recipient of the Pulitzer Prize in 1972, was a great writer. As an author, historian, teacher, and environmentalist, he influenced countless prominent individuals during his long life. Showcasing some of those relationships, these letters (written between 1933 and 1993) cover a broad range of topics, including literature, history, conservation, and Stanford. Here are letters to colleagues, like Ansel Adams, friends and family, as well as many students who went on to become well-respected authors, among them Wendell Berry, John Daniel, Barry Lopez, William Kittredge, and Robert Stone. In 1946 he founded the prestigious Stegner Fellowship Program. In 1961, his memos to then Secretary of the Interior Steward Udall set the tone and agenda for what would become the modern environmental movement. Here, in their entirety, are the letters that track it all. For a man who had no interest in writing an autobiography, they offer an inside look at his "unedited thoughts and opinions, and to a factual narrative untransformed by the literary imagination, to life lived before being lived," writes his son Page Stegner in his introduction. Here is history as told through correspondence with people who helped sh
The portable Nabokov by Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov( Book )

27 editions published between 1968 and 1982 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outposts of Eden : a curmudgeon at large in the American West by Page Stegner( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The edge; a novel by Page Stegner( Book )

7 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Islands of the West : from Baja to Vancouver by Page Stegner( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and Italian and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sports car menopause : a novel by Page Stegner( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Call of the river : writings and photographs( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Navigate, to conquer the flowing water. From poets to white-water guides, naturalists to adventures, each contributor brings to their pages a different aspect of the river experience. Complementing this diverse group of writings, gathered by editor Page Stegner, are sixty-one full-color images that add a stunning immediacy to the river experience and make reading this collection and exhilarating journey
Grand Canyon : the great abyss by Page Stegner( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hawks & harriers by Page Stegner( Book )

4 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wallace Stegner's West by Wallace Stegner( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This collection of Wallace Stegner's fiction and essays is as broad as the Great Basin and as dynamic as California's coastline. Considered one of the foremost writers of the West, Stegner ranges with ease from Utah to California, and from epic novels to nonfiction essays, in this first major compendium of his extensive body of work. Included are several previously unpublished essays, and anchoring it all is an instinctive sense of place." "Stegner - winner of a Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award - devoted his career to writing about the West. As the director and founder of Stanford University's creative writing program, he helped influence the likes of Wendell Berry, Edward Abbey, Larry McMurtry, and Barry Lopez. He fought not only for recognition of a Western cultural base but also for the protection of the region's delicate environment. The West was not simply a source of inspiration to Stegner but a state of mind - a revelatory concept to many people at the time." "His writing, however, remains the centerpiece of his legacy, A brilliant observer and a master of language, he captured the essence of Western life."--Jacket
Fiction and analysis: seven major themes by Robert Canzoneri( Book )

5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The portable Nabokov; selected, with a critical introduction by Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marking the sparrow's fall : the making of the American West by Wallace Stegner( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catching the light : remembering Wallace Stegner( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Winning the Wild West : the epic saga of the American frontier, 1800-1899
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Winning the Wild West : the epic saga of the American frontier, 1800-1899Marking the sparrow's fall : Wallace Stegner's American WestThe geography of hope : a tribute to Wallace StegnerThe selected letters of Wallace StegnerWallace Stegner's WestMarking the sparrow's fall : the making of the American West
Alternative Names
Page Stegner Amerikaans historicus

Page Stegner writer of the American West

Languages
English (146)

French (3)

Italian (1)