WorldCat Identities

Petry, Ann 1908-1997

Overview
Works: 115 works in 361 publications in 4 languages and 16,715 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Domestic fiction  Legends 
Roles: Translator, Other
Classifications: PS3531.E933, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Harriet Tubman, conductor on the Underground Railroad by Ann Petry ( Book )
23 editions published between 1928 and 2008 in English and held by 2,817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the famous woman who worked to free her people on the Underground Railroad
The street by Ann Petry ( Book )
56 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and held by 2,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reprint of a 1946 novel, based upon the true story of Lutie Johnson, a young African-American woman who struggled to live and raise her son in the midst of the poverty and violence of Harlem in the late 1940s
Tituba of Salem Village by Ann Petry ( Book )
10 editions published between 1964 and 1991 in English and held by 1,681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells how Tituba, a slave, was sold in Barbados to a preacher bound for Boston and became one of three women convicted at the beginning of the Salem witch trials. The story of the slave Tituba and her husband, John Indian, from the day they were sold in Barbados until the tragic Salem witchcraft trials. In the Salem Village of 1692, superstition and hysteria peaked with the Salem witch trials. One of the first three "witches" condemned is Tituba, a slave from Barbados. "This restrained but dramatic narrative ... brings to life not only Tituba but also those around her, and shows how suspicion against her culminated in her arrest and trial."
The narrows by Ann Petry ( Book )
27 editions published between 1953 and 2008 in English and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the 1950s, when Link Williams, a Dartmouth-educated but unemployed African-American man, falls in love with Camilo Sheffield, a wealthy married white woman, the small town of Monmouth, Connecticut, is shaken to its roots
Miss Muriel and other stories by Ann Petry ( Book )
19 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Country place by Ann Petry ( Book )
15 editions published between 1947 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legends of the saints by Ann Petry ( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells the legends of ten saints: Christopher, Genesius, George, Blaise, Catherine of Alexandria, Nicholas, Francis of Assisi, Joan of Arc, Thomas More, and Martin de Porres
Harriet Tubman conductor on the Underground Railroad by Ann Petry ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the black woman whose experiences as a slave in the South led her to seek freedom in the North for herself and for others through the Underground Railroad
The drugstore cat by Ann Petry ( Book )
3 editions published between 1949 and 1988 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A little cat with a short temper tries to learn the difficult lesson of patience and self-restraint
Histoire des passions françaises : 1848-1945 by Theodore Zeldin ( Book )
9 editions published between 1979 and 2003 in French and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
T. Zeldin explore les mentalités et les moeurs de la population française pendant la seconde moitié du XIXe siècle et la première du XXe siècle en s'intéressant aux valuers et aux ambitions des individus et aux relations humaines. Dans ce quatrième volume il se penche sur les différents courants de l'histoire politique française
The street by Ann Petry ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Lutie is trapped. She longs to find a high-paying job that will allow her to move her son to a decent neighborhood where he will have a chance to grow up strong and healthy. Unfortunately, the only offers she receives are to work in white peoples' houses and from men who want to possess her. As her life spins into a harrowing ordeal of death and violence, Lutie must make a devastating decision."--Container
Histoire des passions françaises by Theodore Zeldin ( Book )
3 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in French and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The street a novel by Ann Petry ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As much a historical document as it is a novel, this is the poignant and unblinkingly honest story of Lutie Johnson, a young black woman, and her spirited struggle to live and raise her son by herself amid the violence, poverty, and racial dissonance of Harlem in the late 1940s
The girl called Moses; the story of Harriet Tubman by Ann Petry ( Book )
3 editions published between 1955 and 1960 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Country place by Ann Petry ( Book )
3 editions published between 1950 and 1957 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Strasse : roman by Ann Petry ( Book )
4 editions published between 1945 and 1982 in German and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Link und Camilo : Roman by Ann Petry ( Book )
5 editions published between 1955 and 1956 in German and Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Het leven van Harriet Tubman by Ann Petry ( Book )
2 editions published between 1955 and 1965 in Dutch and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Oorspr. titel: The girl called Moses
The narrows by Ann Petry ( Book )
2 editions published between 1955 and 1961 in German and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Strasse : [Roman] by Ann Petry ( Book )
5 editions published between 1948 and 1980 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.31 (from 0.06 for Legends of ... to 0.96 for Towards a ...)
Alternative Names
Lane, Ann, 1908-1997
Lane, Ann, 1911-
Lane, Ann 1911-1997
Lane Petry, Ann, 1908-1997
Lane Petry, Ann 1911-1997
Pachui, An, 1908-1997
Petri, Ann, 1908-1997
Petri, Arnold 1911-1997 Pseudonym
Petry, Ann 1911-1997
Petry, Ann Lane, 1908-1997
Pétry, Anne
Petry, Anne, 1908-1997
Petry, Anne, 1911-
Petry, Arnold, 1908-1997
Pītori, An 1911-1997
ピートリ, アン
ペトリー, アン
Languages
English (235)
German (13)
French (12)
Dutch (2)
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