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Mitchell, S. Weir (Silas Weir) 1829-1914

Overview
Works: 786 works in 2,450 publications in 1 language and 30,847 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  War fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Short stories  Biography  Novels  Political fiction  War stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Actor, Contributor
Classifications: PS2414, 813.4
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The autobiography of a quack : and, the Case of George Dedlow by S. Weir Mitchell( )

22 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in English and held by 3,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker : sometime brevet lieutenant-colonel on the staff of His Excellency General Washington by S. Weir Mitchell( Book )

123 editions published between 1896 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Men and events of the American Revolution as seen by an aged Quaker and member of Washington's staff. For other editions, see Author Catalog
The adventures of François : foundling, thief, juggler, and fencing master, during the French revolution by S. Weir Mitchell( Book )

50 editions published between 1897 and 2013 in English and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Westways ; a village chronicle by S. Weir Mitchell( Book )

25 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Circumstance by S. Weir Mitchell( Book )

47 editions published between 1901 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. North and his friends by S. Weir Mitchell( Book )

46 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A prominent physician, this author was well known in his day for introducing the "rest cure" for nervous diseases including hysteria. In this cure, patients were treated in isolation, confined to bed, and underwent prescribed diet and massage. In addition to his medical practice, this author was also a well-known writer in the genre of medical drama. This particular novel is semi-autobiographical
The red city : a novel of the second administration of President Washington by S. Weir Mitchell( Book )

43 editions published between 1908 and 2013 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The youth of Washington, told in the form of an autobiography by S. Weir Mitchell( Book )

38 editions published between 1904 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In war time by S. Weir Mitchell( Book )

50 editions published between 1884 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Characteristics by S. Weir Mitchell( Book )

54 editions published between 1892 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Table talk of highly cultivated group on art, books, religion, ethics, psychology, and personal problems
When all the woods are green : a novel by S. Weir Mitchell( Book )

35 editions published between 1894 and 1984 in English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Far in the forest : a story by S. Weir Mitchell( Book )

52 editions published between 1889 and 2013 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constance Trescot : a novel by S. Weir Mitchell( Book )

30 editions published between 1904 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The autobiography of a quack : and the case of George Dedlow by S. Weir Mitchell( Book )

29 editions published between 1900 and 1984 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roland Blake by S. Weir Mitchell( Book )

43 editions published between 1886 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doctor and patient by S. Weir Mitchell( Book )

47 editions published between 1888 and 2016 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hausmedizin
To live and die : collected stories of the Civil War, 1861-1876( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diffley has compiled a fascinating collection of periodical fiction published during the Civil War and Reconstruction. All of the stories are set during the war except Samuel Clemens' piece, which appeared in Atlantic Monthly and focused on the war's aftermath. Each story is briefly introduced and framed within the war. The majority of selections come from 19th-century literary periodicals published in the North, South, and West. They are uniformly strong and demonstrate how intertwined the home and war fronts were
Wear and tear; or, Hints for the overworked by S. Weir Mitchell( Book )

25 editions published between 1871 and 2004 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little stories by S. Weir Mitchell( Book )

19 editions published between 1903 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Shelf2Life Literature and Fiction Collection is a unique set of short stories, poems and novels from the late 19th to early 20th centuries. From tales of love, life and heartbreaking loss to humorous stories of ghost encounters, these volumes captivate the imaginations of readers young and old. Included in this collection are a variety of dramatic and spirited poems that contemplate the mysteries of life and celebrate the wild beauty of nature. The Shelf2Life Literature and Fiction Collection provides readers with an opportunity to enjoy and study these iconic literary works, many of wh
Fat and blood : an essay on the treatment of certain forms of neurasthenia and hysteria by S. Weir Mitchell( Book )

51 editions published between 1884 and 2015 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the author's rest cure for nervous disorders
 
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To live and die : collected stories of the Civil War, 1861-1876
Alternative Names
M, S. W. 1829-1914

M., S. W. (Silas Weir Mitchell), 1829-1914

Mitchell, S. Weir.

Mitchell, S. Weir 1829-1914

Mitchell, Silas W. 1829-1914

Mitchell Silas Weir

Mitchell, Silas Weir 1829-1914

Mitchell Weir

Mitchell, Weir 1829-1914

S. W. M 1829-1914

S. W. M. (Silas Weir Mitchell), 1829-1914

Silas Mitchell Amerikaans schrijver

Silas Weir Mitchell médecin américain

Silas Weir Mitchell medico e scrittore statunitense

Silas Weir Mitchell médico estadounidense

Silas Weir Mitchell US-amerikanischer Arzt und Autor

Weir Mitchell, Silas

Weir Mitchell, Silas 1829-1914

Митчелл, Сайлас Уэйр

Languages
English (888)

Covers
Doctor and patientTo live and die : collected stories of the Civil War, 1861-1876Wear and tear; or, Hints for the overworkedLittle storiesFat and blood : an essay on the treatment of certain forms of neurasthenia and hysteria