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Stein, Gertrude 1874-1946

Overview
Works: 2,283 works in 6,067 publications in 25 languages and 197,114 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Domestic fiction  Drama  Juvenile works  Poetry  Music 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Author, Librettist, Performer, Lyricist, Dedicatee, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Honoree, Other, Author in quotations or text abstracts, Narrator, Composer, Contributor, Correspondent, Author of introduction, Collector, Interviewee
Classifications: PS3537.T323, 818.5209
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Most widely held works by Gertrude Stein
Three lives by Gertrude Stein( Book )

224 editions published between 1909 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 3,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In three separate tales, Stein invests the lives of three working class women with extraordinary insights into race, sex, gender, and other feminist issues
Gertrude Stein on Picasso by Gertrude Stein( Book )

124 editions published between 1938 and 2012 in 12 languages and held by 2,820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate and revealing memoir which offers insights into the life and art of the 20th century's greatest painter. Stien's close relationship with Picasso furnishes a unique vantage point in composing this perceptive and provocative reminiscence
Selected writings of Gertrude Stein by Gertrude Stein( Book )

62 editions published between 1946 and 1990 in English and French and held by 2,391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This collection, a retrospective exhibit of the work of a woman who created a unique place for herself in the world of letters, contains a sample of practically every period and every manner in Gertrude Stein's career. It includes The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas in its entirety; selected passages from The Making of Americans; "Melanctha"from Three Lives; portraits of the painters Cezanne, Matisse, and Picasso; Tender Buttons; the opera Four Saints in Three Acts; and poem, plays, lectures, articles, sketches, and a generous portion of her famous book on the Occupation of France, Wars I Have Seen
American poetry : the twentieth century by E. E Cummings( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens
The making of Americans : being a history of a family's progress by Gertrude Stein( Book )

125 editions published between 1925 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 2,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Making of Americans, Gertrude Stein sets out to tell "a history of a family's progress," radically reworking the traditional family saga novel to encompass her vision of personality and psychological relationships. As the history progresses over three generations, Stein also meditates on her own writing, on the making of The Making of Americans, and on America
Tender buttons; objects, food, rooms by Gertrude Stein( Book )

99 editions published between 1914 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before becoming the patron of Lost Generation artists, Gertrude Stein established her reputation as an innovative author whose style was closer to painting than literature. Stein's strong influence on 20th-century literature is evident in this 1915 work of highly original prose rendered in thought-provoking experimental techniques
The Yale Gertrude Stein : selections by Gertrude Stein( Book )

31 editions published between 1951 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ida; a novel by Gertrude Stein( Book )

61 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 1,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the story of Ida, whose life consists mainly of resting, because she is always tired; of talking to herself; and of getting married, time after time. When it was first published New York Times wrote: 'One might call it a short novel, a long poem, or a modern fairy tale.' --www.goodreads.com
The world is round by Gertrude Stein( Book )

59 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rose wonders who she is, asking herself if she would still be Rose if her name were not Rose, and goes on a journey in search of herself
The autobiography of Alice B. Toklas by Gertrude Stein( Book )

189 editions published between 1933 and 2014 in 15 languages and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selvbiografi om Gertrude Steins liv, udformet som om den var skrevet af hendes sekretær Alice B. Toklas
Geography and plays by Gertrude Stein( Book )

50 editions published between 1922 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of Gertrude Stein's works, revealing a wide range of styles that she used throughout her works
... Lectures in America by Gertrude Stein( Book )

54 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Introduces the American reader to the whole field of modern European art ... Ranging widely throughout painting, literature, and music"--Page 4 of cover
Paris France by Gertrude Stein( Book )

68 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American writer provides an anecdotal account of her lifelong love with the French city, offering her opinions on French culture, the cultural scene, and life with some of her famous friends
How to write by Gertrude Stein( Book )

32 editions published between 1931 and 2012 in English and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fernhurst, Q.E.D., and other early writings by Gertrude Stein( Book )

28 editions published between 1971 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Narration; four lectures by Gertrude Stein( Book )

45 editions published between 1935 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 975 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gertrude Stein delivered her Narration lectures at the University of Chicago in 1935. Stein had not been back to her home country since departing for France in 1903, and her remarks reflect on the changes in American culture after thirty years abroad. Narration reveals the writer's thoughts about the energy and mobility of the American people, the effect of modernism on literary form, the nature of history and its recording
Last operas and plays by Gertrude Stein( Book )

34 editions published between 1934 and 1996 in English and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy Church, amiably by Gertrude Stein( Book )

29 editions published between 1930 and 2000 in English and French and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It seemed lyrical to Miss Stein to name her character Lucy Church for the church at Lucey, [France]. This is the source of many of her names and images--they are puns from French to English. ... The result can be read simply as an account of being in the countryside, or more complexly, as an investigation into the interlocking nature of things, and into the ways that language can be used for description."--Cover
Selected operas & plays of Gertrude Stein by Gertrude Stein( Book )

15 editions published between 1970 and 1993 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mother of us all by Virgil Thomson( Recording )

28 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mother of us all: opera in two acts. Libretto: Gertrude Stein
 
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Alternative Names
Geretrudis Stein

Ģertrūde Staina

Gertrude Stein

Gertrude Stein Amerikaans schrijver

Gertrude Stein pisarka i poetka amerykańska

Gertrude Stein poétesse, écrivain, dramaturge et féministe américaine

Gertrude Stein scrittrice e poetessa statunitense

Gertrude Stein US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin, Verlegerin und Kunstsammlerin

Gertrude Steinová

Staĭn, Gertruda

Staĭn, Gertruda 1874-1946

Stein, Gertruda

Stein, Gertruda 1874-1946

Stein, Gertrude

Гертруда Стайн

Гертруда Стајн

Гъртруд Стайн

Стайн, Гертруда 1874-1946

Стайн, Гертруда американская писательница, теоретик литературы

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جيرترود شتاين

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格特鲁德·斯泰因

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Gertrude Stein on PicassoSelected writings of Gertrude SteinAmerican poetry : the twentieth centuryThe making of Americans : being a history of a family's progressTender buttons; objects, food, roomsThe Yale Gertrude Stein : selectionsIda; a novelThe autobiography of Alice B. Toklas