Stegner, Wallace 1909-1993
Most widely held works about Wallace Stegner
Most widely held works by Wallace Stegner
Angle of repose by Wallace Stegner ( Book )
48 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 3,769 libraries worldwide
Stegner's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel is the story of four generations in the life of an American family. A wheelchair-bound retired historian embarks on a monumental quest: to come to know his grandparents, now long dead. The unfolding drama of the story of the American West sets the tone for Stegner's masterpiece. Four generations in the life of an American family are chronicled as retired historian Lyman Ward, confined to a wheelchair, decides to write his grandparent's history. The Pulitzer Prize-winning classic has been selected by the board of the Modern Library as one of the best hundred novels of the 20th century.
Crossing to safety by Wallace Stegner ( Book )
42 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,992 libraries worldwide
Traces the lives, loves, and aspirations of two couples who move between Vermont and Wisconsin -- a work of quiet majesty, deep compassion, and powerful insight into the alchemy of friendship and marriage.
All the little live things by Wallace Stegner ( Book )
35 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,568 libraries worldwide
An Eastern couple retire to California in search of peace after the death of their wayward son, only to have their paradise shattered by painful reminders of the past.
The spectator bird by Wallace Stegner ( Book )
35 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,366 libraries worldwide
Retired literary agent Joe Allston passes through life as a spectator until he discovers the journals of a trip he took to his mother's birthplace years before.
The Big Rock Candy Mountain by Wallace Stegner ( Book )
55 editions published between 1938 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,254 libraries worldwide
Bo Mason and his wife and two boys live a transient life of poverty and despair; drifting from town to town, the violent, ruthless Bo seeks his fortune. Stegner has created a masterful, harrowing saga of a family trying to survive during the lean years of the early 20th century.
The gathering of Zion : the story of the Mormon Trail by Wallace Stegner ( Book )
14 editions published between 1964 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,162 libraries worldwide
Documented historical account of the Trail, westward--from Nauvoo, Illinois, to Salt Lake City, during the early period of Mormon migrations, 1845-1869.
Collected stories of Wallace Stegner by Wallace Stegner ( Book )
10 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and held by 2,073 libraries worldwide
Here at last are the collected stories of one of America's most distinguished and admired writers. In addition to his honored works (Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winners), Stegner is widely known as one of America's finest teachers of writing. He has taught at Harvard, Wisconsin, and Iowa and has lectured widely.
Where the bluebird sings to the lemonade springs : living and writing in the West by Wallace Stegner ( Book )
22 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 1,928 libraries worldwide
The author's essays on the West and his admiration of other writers.
Beyond the hundredth meridian: John Wesley Powell and the second opening of the West by Wallace Stegner ( Book )
22 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in English and held by 1,836 libraries worldwide
John Wesley Powell's contributions to the opening of the West, and to the scientific study of the nation.
A shooting star by Wallace Stegner ( Book )
28 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,725 libraries worldwide
Beautiful but bored wife of a doctor who lives in idle luxury on an old estate south of San Francisco, tries to escape from herself through a series of love affairs.
Wolf willow; a history, a story, and a memory of the last plains frontier by Wallace Stegner ( Book )
45 editions published between 1962 and 2000 in English and held by 1,690 libraries worldwide
Story and memory of the last plains frontier.
The American novel: from James Fenimore Cooper to William Faulkner by Wallace Stegner ( Book )
3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 1,635 libraries worldwide
Mormon country by Wallace Stegner ( Book )
20 editions published between 1942 and 2003 in English and held by 1,400 libraries worldwide
Recapitulation by Wallace Stegner ( Book )
15 editions published between 1979 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,347 libraries worldwide
Stegner conversations on history and literature by Wallace Stegner ( Book )
24 editions published between 1983 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,320 libraries worldwide
The uneasy chair; a biography of Bernard DeVoto by Wallace Stegner ( Book )
14 editions published between 1974 and 2001 in English and held by 1,320 libraries worldwide
The sound of mountain water by Wallace Stegner ( Book )
19 editions published between 1969 and 1997 in English and held by 1,256 libraries worldwide
This book is a hymn to the Western landscape, an affirmation of the hope embodied therein, and a careful investigation of the West's cultural and natural legacy.
American places by Eliot Porter ( Book )
14 editions published between 1981 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,138 libraries worldwide
Here is a close look at America, with a decidly personal touch, by seasoned observers of the continent's varied human and natural history.
Joe Hill : a biographical novel by Wallace Stegner ( Book )
27 editions published between 1948 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,048 libraries worldwide
Discovery; the search for Arabian oil by Wallace Stegner ( Book )
6 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in English and held by 995 libraries worldwide
Adultery American fiction Americans Authors, American Authors, American--Homes and haunts Biography California Canada--Cypress Hills Region Criticism, interpretation, etc. Danish Americans Denmark De Voto, Bernard Augustine,--1897-1955 Domestic fiction Families Fathers and sons Fiction Friendship Frontier and pioneer life Grandparents Historians Historiography History Homes Intellectual life Interviews Landscapes Literature Manners and customs Married people Mormons Natural history Novelists Older men Older people People with disabilities Powell, John Wesley,--1834-1902 Psychological fiction Retirees Stegner, Wallace,--1909-1993 Suicide victims Travel United States United States--Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail Utah Utah--Salt Lake City Vermont West (U.S.) Western stories Western stories--Authorship Wilderness areas
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