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Wescott, Glenway 1901-1987

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Most widely held works by Glenway Wescott
The crack-up, with other uncollected pieces, note-books and unpublished letters; together with letters to Fitzgerald from Gertrude Stein, Edith Wharton, T.S. Eliot, Thomas Wolfe, and John Dos Passos; and essays and poems by F. Scott Fitzgerald( Book )

8 editions published between 1945 and 1956 in English and held by 1,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A New directions book."
A visit to Priapus and other stories by Glenway Wescott( )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Apartment in Athens by Glenway Wescott( Book )

60 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The experiences of a widow and her children with the underground in Nazi-occupied Greece
The grandmothers : a family portrait by Glenway Wescott( Book )

41 editions published between 1917 and 1996 in English and held by 1,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reprint of a 1927 autobiographical novel about Alwyn Tower, a ninteenth-century man who leaves Wisconsin for Europe but is haunted by the spirits of family members whose lives were destroyed by the events of the Civil War
Images of truth : remembrances and criticism by Glenway Wescott( Book )

25 editions published between 1962 and 1972 in English and Spanish and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays on the author's friends, Katherine Anne Porter and Thornton Wilder, and on Somerset Maugham, Colette, Isak Dinesen, and Thomas Mann
Fifty years of the American short story : from the O. Henry awards, 1919-1970 by William Miller Abrahams( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 1,197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from Prize stories
Short novels of Colette by Colette( Book )

3 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover reads "Short novels of Colette : six complete novels"
The pilgrim hawk : a love story by Glenway Wescott( Book )

62 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One afternoon in a French village in the 1920s, Alwyn Tower is visiting another American friend, Alexandra Henry. The Cullens, an Irish couple, accompanied by their chauffeur and a trained bird, Lucy, stop by. Alexandra's servants, Jean and Eva, complete this peaceful scene. But as the afternoon wears on, Lucy upsets this cozy assemblage and therein lies a tale of love and fidelity
The Best American short stories ... and the yearbook of the American short story( )

in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Good-bye, Wisconsin by Glenway Wescott( Book )

22 editions published between 1928 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

SHORT STORIES. Rural Wisconsin was still a wilderness in these early 1920s stories by Glenway Wescott. The distances between farms and small towns seemed great in those days. So, too, was the struggle of social order and religion against poverty, nature, and a stubborn streak of lawlessness. But the real adventure in these stories is in Wescott's deep understanding of human nature. His characters may be tragic, heroic, comic, or inspiring but, if there is one theme here, it is the search for personal freedom
Four lives in Paris by Hugh D Ford( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

12 fables of Aesop by Aesop( Book )

13 editions published between 1954 and 1967 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The apple of the eye by Glenway Wescott( Book )

11 editions published between 1924 and 1926 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When we were three : the travel albums of George Platt Lynes, Monroe Wheeler, and Glenway Wescott, 1925-1935 by George Platt Lynes( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The travel albums of photographer George Platt Lynes, publisher Monroe Wheeler, and writer Glenway Wescott are illuminating documents of the American expatriate years. Together, this extraordinary menage-a-trois spent the heady inter-war period frequenting Paris, Villefranche-sur-Mer, and other European cities, meeting up with such lively personalities as Thornton Wilder, Jean Cocteau, Katherine Anne Porter, Man Ray, Rene Crevel, and Christian Berard. Inspired and encouraged by Gertrude Stein, Alice B. Toklas, and Jane Heap, all three men went on to pursue vibrant careers in the arts. Platt Lynes became a celebrated photographer, beginning in 1931; Wheeler started the extraordinary small press, Harrison of Paris, in 1930, before commencing a thirty-year career at New York's Museum of Modern Art; and Wescott became a bestselling fiction writer, first in 1927, with several highly acclaimed novels. The photographs are accompanied by two new original texts that help to interpret this remarkable triangular relationship, and that provide a context for this virtual who's who of the 1920s and 1930s."--Jacket
A calendar of saints for unbelievers by Glenway Wescott( Book )

11 editions published between 1932 and 1988 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fear and trembling by Glenway Wescott( Book )

6 editions published in 1932 in English and Swedish and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Natives of rock : XX poems: 1921-1922 by Glenway Wescott( Book )

10 editions published between 1925 and 1926 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The babe's bed by Glenway Wescott( Book )

5 editions published between 1929 and 1930 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in pencil on the rectos of 30 pages with revisions throughout, excepting for page 1 which is written in ink; revisions appear to have been made with a colored pencil
Elizabeth Madox Roberts : a personal note by Glenway Wescott( Book )

7 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loan exhibition of the collection of pictures of Erich Maria Remarque. October 18 to November 13, 1943, Knoedler Galleries ... New York by Erich Maria Remarque( Book )

4 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The pilgrim hawk : a love story
Alternative Names
Glenway Wescott American writer

Glenway Wescott Amerikaans auteur (1901-1987)

Glenway Wescott escritor estadounidense

Glenway Wescott scrittore statunitense

Glenway Wescott US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

Wescott, Glenway

Westcott, Glenway.

Westcott Glenway 1901-1987

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Apartment in AthensThe grandmothers : a family portraitThe pilgrim hawk : a love storyGood-bye, WisconsinWhen we were three : the travel albums of George Platt Lynes, Monroe Wheeler, and Glenway Wescott, 1925-1935Noble lives : biographical portraits of three remarkable gay men--Glenway Wescott, Aaron Copland, and Dag HammarskjöldShort story criticism : excerpts from criticism of the works of short fiction writers