WorldCat Identities

Hills, L. Rust

Overview
Works: 61 works in 152 publications in 2 languages and 5,110 library holdings
Genres: Short stories  Fiction  Art 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PS648.S5, 808.31
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by L. Rust Hills
Writing in general and the short story in particular : an informal textbook by L. Rust Hills( Book )

24 editions published between 1977 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 1,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to the skills and techniques of writing short fiction, emphasizing the interaction of character and plot
How we live : contemporary life in contemporary fiction : an anthology by Penney Chapin Hills( Book )

7 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in English and held by 976 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents "short stories, novellas, and self-contained excerpts from novels in such a way that we are given a comprehensive psychological-sociological account of our life and times."
Writer's choice by L. Rust Hills( Book )

6 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Each of twenty American authors introduces his own best story."
Great Esquire fiction : the finest stories from the first fifty years by Esquire (Musical group)( Book )

12 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of thirty eight short stories published in Esquire magazine. Includes stories by: Erskine Caldwell, William Saroyan, Ernest Hemmingway, F Scott Fitzgerald, John Steinbeck, Norman Mailer, Arthur Miller, John Cheever, Isaac Bashevis Singer, Truman Capote, John Updike, Joyce Carol Oates and others
The armchair Esquire by Arnold Gingrich( Book )

13 editions published between 1958 and 1960 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A check list of contributions of literary import to 'Esquire', 1933-1958."
Lust, violence, sin, magic : sixty years of Esquire fiction( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to do things right: the revelations of a fussy man by L. Rust Hills( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self-confessed, "Fussy Man" tells us how to cope with life's little challenges
New York, New York; the city as seen by masters of art and literature by John Gordon( Book )

5 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to retire at forty-one; or, Dropping out of the rat race without going down the drain by L. Rust Hills( Book )

5 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to be good : or, The somewhat tricky business of attaining moral virtue in a society that's not just corrupt but corrupting, without being completely out-of-it by L. Rust Hills( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Esquire reader by inc Esquire( Book )

6 editions published between 1941 and 1964 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Esquire fiction reader( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gathers stories by Beattie, Malamud, Matthiessen, Stone, Tallent, Styron, and Vonnegut
How we live contemporary life in contemporary fiction by Penney Chapin Hills( Book )

5 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How we live : contemporary life in contemporary fiction ; an anthology( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How we live( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Armchair Esquire. Edited by Arnold Gingrich and L. Rust Hills, etc( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Esquire Reader. (Edited by Arnold Gingrich, Rust Hills, Gene Lichtenstein.)( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Esquire Reader. Edited by Arnold Gingrich, L. Rust Hills, Gene Lichtenstein( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children and television : a semiotic approach by Bob Hodge( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book develops a fresh and highly original approach to the question of children and television. Drawing on recent work in linguistics and semiotics, the authors analyse the rich and ambiguous messages of television cartoons and examine the ways in which these messages are interpreted by children. They show that children are sophisticated viewers : they have a shrewd sense of fact and fantasy and they are active interpreters of plot
Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico, to Rust [Hills] by Saul Bellow( )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asking to read the proofs of an [excerpt of Herzog], noting he is worried about the "Carlos" [i.e., Jonas Schwartz] passage
 
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Writing in general and the short story in particular : an informal textbook
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Lust, violence, sin, magic : sixty years of Esquire fictionHow to do things right : the revelations of a fussy man : three incomparable books of wit, charm, and wisdom finally available in one volume,as revised, edited and enhanced by the author.
Alternative Names
Hills, Lawrence Rust

Hills, Rust.

Rust Hills author

Rust Hills, L.

Languages
English (116)

Spanish (1)