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Taylor, Peter 1917-1994

Overview
Works: 291 works in 772 publications in 13 languages and 26,345 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Short stories  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Literature  Interviews  Bibliography  Short stories, American 
Roles: Author, Editor, Signer, Inscriber, Former owner, Compiler
Classifications: PS3539.A9633, 813.54
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Most widely held works by Peter Taylor
A summons to Memphis by Peter Taylor( Book )

63 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 11 languages and held by 2,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Phillip Carver is asked by his sisters to help avert their widower father's impending marriage to a younger women, he is forced to confront his domineering siblings, a controlling patriarch, and a flood of memories from his deeply troubled past
The collected stories of Peter Taylor by Peter Taylor( Book )

43 editions published between 1940 and 2009 in English and held by 1,542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old forest and other stories by Peter Taylor( Book )

31 editions published between 1984 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen tales of domestic life in the south during the thirties and forties
Randall Jarrell, 1914-1965 by Robert Lowell( Book )

10 editions published between 1967 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critical essays about Jarrell's poetry, his personal memoirs, and poems about him by admirers
In the Tennessee country by Peter Taylor( Book )

16 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and Chinese and held by 1,019 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized biography of a Southern art historian with particular attention to the gentlemanly Confederacy. By the author of The Oracle at Stoneleigh Court
In the Miro District and other stories by Peter Taylor( Book )

30 editions published between 1977 and 2002 in English and German and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The oracle at Stoneleigh Court : stories by Peter Taylor( Book )

18 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and French and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Their rootedness, other forces - often alien - intervene to change the course of fate in these entrancing, often chilling tales. In the long title story, we see the widow of a Tennessee congressman, long established in Washington, D.C., making ruthless use of her unearthly powers to play matchmaker for her shy young nephew. In "Demons," a young boy hears voices that others do not (and which foretell his cousin's ruin). "The Witch of Owl Mountain Springs" is an aged
55 short stories from the New Yorker by New Yorker( Book )

2 editions published between 1949 and 1952 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman of means by Peter Taylor( Book )

29 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel set in the South of the 1920s that relates the experiences of Quintus Dudley's adolescence after his widowed father marries the wealthy Mrs. Lauterbach who gradually descends into a tragic mental illness
Conversations with Peter Taylor by Peter Taylor( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of stories from the Southern review( Book )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The widows of Thornton by Peter Taylor( Book )

15 editions published between 1951 and 1994 in English and Swedish and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories about several families who, although now living in different cities, all started out in Thornton, Tennessee, and whose women share a sense of hanging onto the customs and social roles of their southern origins while the men move onto new lives
Miss Leonora when last seen, and fifteen other stories by Peter Taylor( Book )

13 editions published between 1958 and 1963 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Best American short stories, 1980 by Stanley Elkin( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presences; seven dramatic pieces by Peter Taylor( Book )

7 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Best American short stories, 1978( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A long Fourth, and other stories by Peter Taylor( Book )

15 editions published between 1946 and 1949 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Taylor by Albert J Griffith( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Peter Taylor
Happy Families are all Alike. [Short stories.] by Peter Taylor( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Taylor : a study of the short fiction by James Curry Robison( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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A summons to Memphis
Alternative Names
Hillsman Taylor, Peter

Hillsman Taylor, Peter 1917-1994

Peter Matthew Hillsman Taylor Amerikaans romanschrijver (1917-1994)

Peter Matthew Hillsman Taylor escritor estadounidense

Peter Taylor écrivain américain

Peter Taylor US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

Petrus Taylor

Taylor, Matthew Hillsman, 1917-1994

Taylor, Paul Matthew Hillsman.

Taylor, Paul Matthew Hillsman 1917-1994

Taylor, Peter

Taylor Peter 1917-1994

Taylor, Peter Hillsman.

Taylor, Peter Hillsman 1917-

Taylor, Peter Hillsman 1917-1994

Taylor, Peter spisatelj

Tejlor, Piter

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The collected stories of Peter TaylorThe old forest and other storiesIn the Tennessee countryIn the Miro District and other storiesThe oracle at Stoneleigh Court : storiesA woman of meansConversations with Peter TaylorThe widows of Thornton