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Fisher, Dorothy Canfield 1879-1958

Overview
Works: 504 works in 1,655 publications in 3 languages and 60,234 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fictional autobiographies  History  Short stories  Gothic fiction  Records and correspondence  Biography  Domestic fiction  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Author of introduction, Creator, Other, Contributor, Speaker, Correspondent, Scenarist
Classifications: PS3511.I7416, 813.52
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Understood Betsy by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( Book )

89 editions published between 1917 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,730 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small and timid girl discovers her own abilities and the world around her when she goes to live with relatives on a farm in Vermont
Seven Gothic tales by Isak Dinesen( Book )

23 editions published between 1934 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book of extraordinary fantasy that yet takesus intimately into a vivid variety of human lives
Life of Christ by Giovanni Papini( Book )

17 editions published between 1923 and 2005 in English and held by 1,309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An international bestseller at its original publication in 1921, this "biography" of Christ remains the most widely read work of author Giovanni Papini, also known for his openly anti-Semitic, pro-fascist stance as well as his scandalous speculation that Jesus and John the Apostle had a homosexual relationship
The bent twig by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( Book )

105 editions published between 1915 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daughter resents ideals of parents but in moments of indecision draws strength from their traditions
Seasoned timber by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( Book )

29 editions published between 1922 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 1,273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Principal of small town school is involved in a love affair and a township election
The deepening stream by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( Book )

36 editions published between 1930 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of a school teacher
Her son's wife, by Dorothy Canfield by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( Book )

25 editions published between 1926 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Bascomb, a perfectionist who specializes in ordering other people's lives, is shocked into reexamining her ideals when her idolized son marries and brings to their home a cheap, vulgar girl. After their daughter, Dids, is born, Mary fights for Dids to free her from her mother's influence. By the end of the novel, Dids has grown up to be a fine young woman on her way to the university, and Mary has gained the maturity she needs to be a friend to her son's wife
At the foot of Hemlock Mountain by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

7 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Ralph Miller by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

7 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The piano by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

7 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rescue by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

8 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of a philosopher by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

7 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Petunias : that's for remembrance by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

8 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poet and scullery-maid by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

7 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Playmate by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ivanhoe and the German measles by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bliss of solitude by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bird out of the snare by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ugly duckling by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The artist by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Understood Betsy
Alternative Names
Canfield, Dorothea F. 1879-1958

Canfield, Dorothea Frances

Canfield, Dorothea Frances 1879-1958

Canfield, Dorothee 1879-1958

Canfield, Dorothy.

Canfield, Dorothy 1879-1958

Canfield-Fischer, Dorothy 1879-1958

Canfield Fisher, Dorothy

Canfield-Fisher Dorothy 1879-1958

Dorothy Canfield Fisher American author and social activist

Dorothy Canfield Fisher Amerikaans taalkundige (1879-1958)

Dorothy Canfield Fisher amerikanische Autorin, Pädagogin und Bürgerrechtlerin

Dorothy Canfield Fisher romancière américaine

Fisher, .. 1879-1958 Mme

Fisher, Dorothea F. 1879-1958

Fisher, Dorothea Frances 1879-1958

Fisher, Dorothea Frances Canfield

Fisher, Dorothea Frances Canfield 1879-1958

Fisher, Dorothy C. 1879-1958

Fisher Dorothy Canfield 1879-1958

Fisher, Dorothy Frances Canfield 1879-1958

Fisher, John Redwood.

Fisher, John Redwood 1879-1958

Fisher, John Redwood 1879-1958 Mrs

Fisher, John Redwood, Mrs., 1879-1958

Fisher, ..., Mme, 1879-1958

Fisher, Mrs. Dorothea Frances

Fisher, Mrs. Dorothea Frances (Canfield)

Дороти Кэнфилд Фишер американская писательница

פיישער, דורותי פרנסס קנפילד

פישער, דורותי פרנסס קנפילד

פישר, דורותי קנפילד

קנפילד-פישר, דורותי

ഡൊറോത്തി കാൻഫീൽഡ് ഫിഷർ

カンフイールド, ドロシイ

キャンフィールド, D

キャンフィールド, ドロシイ

フィッシャー, ドロシー

Languages
English (430)

German (9)

French (1)

Covers
Seven Gothic talesThe bent twigSeasoned timberThe deepening streamPebble in a pool, the widening circles of Dorothy Canfield Fisher's lifeWriters of conviction : the personal politics of Zona Gale, Dorothy Canfield Fisher, Rose Wilder Lane, and Josephine HerbstAmerica the middlebrow : women's novels, progressivism, and middlebrow authorship between the wars