WorldCat Identities

Fisher, Dorothy Canfield 1879-1958

Overview
Works: 524 works in 1,718 publications in 4 languages and 65,769 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Illustrated works  Short stories  Juvenile works  Gothic fiction  Autobiographical fiction  Records and correspondence  History  Biography  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Author of introduction, Creator, Other, Contributor, Speaker, Scenarist, Correspondent
Classifications: ND237.R68, 759.13
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Understood Betsy by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( Book )

97 editions published between 1917 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,705 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
Norman Rockwell, illustrator by Arthur L Guptill( Book )

18 editions published between 1946 and 1975 in English and held by 2,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By Arthur L. Guptill, pref. by Dorothy Canfield Fisher; biographical introd. by Jack Alexander
Seven Gothic tales by Isak Dinesen( Book )

22 editions published between 1934 and 1994 in English and held by 2,241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book of extraordinary fantasy that yet takesus intimately into a vivid variety of human lives
A treasury of short stories : favorites of the past hundred years from Turgenev to Thurber, from Balzac to Hemingway ; with biographical sketches of the authors by Bernardine Kielty( Book )

1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 1,487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of Ivan IIyich; a day in the country, two little soldiers; Quattrocentisteria; the secret sharer; the pace of youth; the coming-out of Maggie; the voice in the night; the old hunter; the doll's house; Babylon Revistied; a telephone call
Life of Christ by Giovanni Papini( Book )

16 editions published between 1923 and 2005 in English and held by 1,297 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
Seasoned timber by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( Book )

32 editions published between 1922 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 1,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

104 editions published between 1915 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daughter resents ideals of parents but in moments of indecision draws strength from their traditions
Her son's wife, by Dorothy Canfield by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( Book )

26 editions published between 1926 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 444 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( )

8 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

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

Portrait of a philosopher by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

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

Poet and scullery-maid by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

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

The piano by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

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

The story of Ralph Miller by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

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

The rescue by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

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

Ivanhoe and the German measles by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ugly duckling by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bliss of solitude by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Playmate by Dorothy Canfield Fisher( )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 16 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

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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 (440)

German (6)

Latin (1)

French (1)

Covers
Seven Gothic talesSeasoned timberThe bent twigPebble 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 warsEarly stories of Dorothy Canfield