WorldCat Identities

Fisher, Vardis 1895-1968

Overview
Works: 210 works in 696 publications in 5 languages and 16,753 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Western films  Bio-bibliography  Folklore  Film adaptations  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor
Classifications: PS3511.I744, 813.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Vardis Fisher
Mountain man; a novel of male and female in the early American West by Vardis Fisher( Book )

33 editions published between 1965 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sam Minard is a mountain man who seeks the freedom that the Rocky Mountains offers trappers. After his beloved Indian wife is murdered, Sam Minard becomes obsessed with vengeance, and his fortunes become intertwined with those of Kate Bowden, a widow who faces madness. This remarkable frontier fiction captures that brief season when the romantic myth of the far West became a fact
Children of God : an American epic by Vardis Fisher( Book )

40 editions published between 1931 and 1977 in English and held by 1,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrated lining-papers. "First edition."
Gold rushes and mining camps of the early American West by Vardis Fisher( Book )

13 editions published between 1968 and 1990 in English and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Wolfe as I knew him : and other essays by Vardis Fisher( Book )

7 editions published in 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mothers : an American saga of courage by Vardis Fisher( Book )

23 editions published between 1943 and 1976 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color illustration on front cover of a skeleton driving a covered wagon in the snow
Tale of valor; a novel of the Lewis and Clark Expedition by Vardis Fisher( Book )

11 editions published between 1858 and 1976 in English and Italian and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suicide or murder? : the strange death of Governor Meriwether Lewis by Vardis Fisher( Book )

7 editions published between 1962 and 1993 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pemmican : a novel of the Hudson's Bay Company by Vardis Fisher( Book )

28 editions published between 1956 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

City of illusion : a novel by Vardis Fisher( Book )

20 editions published between 1941 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discovery of the Comstock Lode in 1859 and the resulting boom that created Virginia City
The bear went over the mountain : tall tales of American animals by Robert B Downs( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthology of American folk humor collected by a former president of the American Library Association
The golden rooms by Vardis Fisher( Book )

17 editions published between 1942 and 1964 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of primitive man showing how instinct and inventiveness lead to the development of family and tribal life
Intimations of Eve by Vardis Fisher( Book )

13 editions published between 1946 and 1963 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novel dealing with the place of women in primitive society
Darkness and the deep by Vardis Fisher( Book )

11 editions published between 1943 and 1963 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the strange and violent people belonging to the bloodstained and bestial past of every one of us ... the first men and women, and ancestors to us all.--Cover, p. 4
Toilers of the hills by Vardis Fisher( Book )

16 editions published between 1928 and 1973 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicle of a family on a dry farm in the Idaho hills
In tragic life by Vardis Fisher( Book )

12 editions published between 1932 and 1951 in 3 languages and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No villain need be by Vardis Fisher( Book )

7 editions published between 1936 and 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The final volume in the tetralogy of the life of Vridar Hunter
Passions spin the plot by Vardis Fisher( Book )

15 editions published between 1934 and 1952 in 3 languages and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second volume in the tetralogy of the life of Vridar Hunter
The valley of vision : a novel of King Solomon and his time by Vardis Fisher( Book )

11 editions published between 1951 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam and the serpent by Vardis Fisher( Book )

7 editions published between 1947 and 1974 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The divine passion by Vardis Fisher( Book )

9 editions published between 1948 and 1968 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The final volume in The Testament of Man series
 
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Gold rushes and mining camps of the early American West
Alternative Names
Fisher, Vardis Alvero 1895-1968

Vardis Fisher Amerikaans auteur (1895-1968)

Vardis Fisher écrivain américain

Vardis Fisher US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

Вардис Фишер

Languages
English (327)

Danish (14)

French (10)

German (5)

Italian (2)

Covers
Gold rushes and mining camps of the early American WestSuicide or murder? : the strange death of Governor Meriwether LewisTiger on the road