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Woolson, Constance Fenimore 1840-1894

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Works: 212 works in 664 publications in 2 languages and 17,664 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Biography  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Psychological fiction  Genealogy  Domestic fiction  Anecdotes 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PS3362, 813.4
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The old stone house by Constance Fenimore Woolson ( )
13 editions published between 1873 and 2012 in English and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Constance Fenimore Woolson (1840? 1894) was an American novelist and short story writer. She was a grandniece of James Fenimore Cooper, and is best known for fictions about the Great Lakes region, the American South, and American expatriates in Europe. The Old Stone House (1873), a children?s book, was her first full-length publication
Castle Nowhere; lake country sketches by Constance Fenimore Woolson ( Book )
42 editions published between 1875 and 2004 in English and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rodman the keeper: southern sketches by Constance Fenimore Woolson ( Book )
36 editions published between 1880 and 2012 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Though born in the Northeast and raised in the Midwest, Constance Fenimore Woolson (the grand-niece of renowned American author James Fenimore Cooper) spent many summers traveling in Florida and throughout the South. Woolson draws on her life experiences as an outsider in that often intensely insular culture to craft the insightful and sensitive stories and vignettes collected in Rodman the Keeper: Southern Sketches
Anne by Constance Fenimore Woolson ( Book )
36 editions published between 1880 and 2013 in English and French and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Constance Fenimore Woolson was the great niece of James Fenimore Cooper and a close friend and correspondent of Henry James. A successful short story and novel writer Woolson was one of the ""local color"", or American literary regionalism authors popular in late-nineteenth century America. She travelled a great deal through America and Europe where she gathered material for her works. Woolson's stories focus on character, dialects, customs and landscape that are unique to a region
Women artists, women exiles : "Miss Grief" and other stories by Constance Fenimore Woolson ( Book )
6 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jupiter lights; a novel by Constance Fenimore Woolson ( Book )
31 editions published between 1889 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Constance Fenimore Woolson was the great niece of James Fenimore Cooper and a close friend and correspondent of Henry James. A successful short story and novel writer Woolson was one of the ""local color"", or American literary regionalism authors popular in late-nineteenth century America. She travelled a great deal through America and Europe where she gathered material for her works. Woolson's stories focus on character, dialects, customs and landscape that are unique to a region
The front yard, and other Italian stories by Constance Fenimore Woolson ( Book )
19 editions published between 1895 and 2013 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Constance Fenimore Woolson was the great niece of James Fenimore Cooper and a close friend and correspondent of Henry James. A successful short story and novel writer Woolson was one of the ""local color"", or American literary regionalism authors popular in late-nineteenth century America. She travelled a great deal through America and Europe where she gathered material for her works. Woolson's stories focus on character, dialects, customs and landscape that are unique to a region
For the major; a novelette by Constance Fenimore Woolson ( Book )
20 editions published between 1881 and 2013 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Constance Fenimore Woolson was the great niece of James Fenimore Cooper and a close friend and correspondent of Henry James. A successful short story and novel writer Woolson was one of the ""local color"", or American literary regionalism authors popular in late-nineteenth century America. She travelled a great deal through America and Europe where she gathered material for her works. Woolson's stories focus on character, dialects, customs and landscape that are unique to a region
Horace Chase; a novel by Constance Fenimore Woolson ( Book )
20 editions published between 1894 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Constance Fenimore Woolson was the great niece of James Fenimore Cooper and a close friend and correspondent of Henry James. A successful short story and novel writer Woolson was one of the ""local color"", or American literary regionalism authors popular in late-nineteenth century America. She travelled a great deal through America and Europe where she gathered material for her works. Woolson's stories focus on character, dialects, customs and landscape that are unique to a region
Constance Fenimore Woolson : selected stories and travel narratives by Constance Fenimore Woolson ( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As these pieces demonstrate, Woolson offered keen observations on the issues she cared most deeply about, namely the cultural and political transformation of the United States in the wake of the Civil War, the status of women writers and artists in the nineteenth century, and the growing implications of nationalism and imperialism." "This collection features selections from each of the three distinct periods of Woolson's career and includes a chronology of her life and travels. Focusing primarily on Woolson's short stories, editors Victoria Brehm and Sharon L. Dean also include a representative letter, poem, and travel sketch for each section."--Jacket
East Angels : a novel by Constance Fenimore Woolson ( Book )
23 editions published between 1886 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Constance Fenimore Woolson was the great niece of James Fenimore Cooper and a close friend and correspondent of Henry James. A successful short story and novel writer Woolson was one of the "local color", or American literary regionalism authors popular in late-nineteenth century America. She travelled a great deal through America and Europe where she gathered material for her works. Woolson's stories focus on character, dialects, customs and landscape that are unique to a region. Her tales are often imbued with a sense of nostalgia for a world not yet in step with the modern world of development
For the major, and selected short stories by Constance Fenimore Woolson ( Book )
3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two women, 1862 : a poem by Constance Fenimore Woolson ( Book )
15 editions published between 1877 and 1996 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The heart of childhood ( Book )
2 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dorothy, and other Italian stories by Constance Fenimore Woolson ( Book )
17 editions published between 1896 and 2013 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Constance Fenimore Woolson was the great niece of James Fenimore Cooper and a close friend and correspondent of Henry James. A successful short story and novel writer Woolson was one of the "local color", or American literary regionalism authors popular in late-nineteenth century America. She travelled a great deal through America and Europe where she gathered material for her works. Woolson's stories focus on character, dialects, customs and landscape that are unique to a region. Her tales are often imbued with a sense of nostalgia for a world not yet in step with the modern world of development
Castle nowhere by Constance Fenimore Woolson ( Book )
22 editions published between 1865 and 2012 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Regarded by scholars and fans alike as an important female author of the nineteenth century, Constance Fenimore Woolson -- a relative of the great chronicler of early American life, James Fenimore Cooper -- was known for her uniquely compelling characterizations, particularly of the women in her stories. This collection of sketches and tales highlights Woolson's strengths as a literary artist
Mentone, Cairo and Corfu by Constance Fenimore Woolson ( Book )
9 editions published between 1896 and 2012 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A distant relative of the great American writer James Fenimore Cooper, Constance Fenimore Woolson emerged as an important female literary figure in the late-nineteenth century. In this fascinating volume, she recounts her extensive travels, offering readers a glimpse into a different era -- as well as the life of an independent woman during a time when those who took such liberties were often frowned upon
Solomon by Constance Fenimore Woolson ( Book )
18 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Constance Fenimore Woolson was the great niece of James Fenimore Cooper and a close friend and correspondent of Henry James. A successful short story and novel writer Woolson was one of the ""local color"", or American literary regionalism authors popular in late-nineteenth century America. She travelled a great deal through America and Europe where she gathered material for her works. Woolson's stories focus on character, dialects, customs and landscape that are unique to a region
October's song by Constance Fenimore Woolson ( )
5 editions published between 1887 and 1996 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Fenimore Woolson, Constance
Fenimore Woolson, Constance 1840-1894
March, Anne
March, Anne 1840-1894
Woolson, Constance
Woolson, Constance F.
Woolson, Constance F. 1840-1894
Languages
English (419)
French (5)
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