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Stein, Gertrude 1874-1946

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Three lives by Gertrude Stein( Book )

256 editions published between 1909 and 2017 in 12 languages and held by 4,073 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
Selected writings of Gertrude Stein by Gertrude Stein( Book )

73 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in English and French and held by 2,439 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( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,346 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
Geography and plays by Gertrude Stein( )

62 editions published between 1922 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of Gertrude Stein's works, revealing a wide range of styles that she used throughout her works
Tender buttons; objects, food, rooms by Gertrude Stein( )

69 editions published between 1914 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stein's innovative writing emphasizes the sounds and rhythms rather than the sense of the words. By departing from conventional meaning, grammar and syntax, she attempted to capture "moments of consciousness," independent of time and memory
Picasso by Gertrude Stein( Book )

145 editions published between 1938 and 2018 in 12 languages and held by 1,993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

55 editions published between 1935 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,662 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
Not so wild a dream by Eric Sevareid( Book )

3 editions published between 1946 and 1978 in English and held by 1,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography of an American journalist who reported the world war in Europe and Asia
The crack-up by F. Scott Fitzgerald( Book )

14 editions published between 1945 and 1964 in English and Dutch and held by 1,598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A New directions book."
The world is round by Gertrude Stein( Book )

59 editions published between 1939 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 1,363 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
Ida : a novel by Gertrude Stein( Book )

74 editions published between 1941 and 2012 in 12 languages and held by 1,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman over het leven van een mooie, intelligente en dromerige jonge vrouw
The making of Americans : being a history of a family's progress by Gertrude Stein( Book )

55 editions published between 1925 and 2015 in English and held by 1,218 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
The Yale Gertrude Stein : selections by Gertrude Stein( Book )

17 editions published between 1975 and 1993 in English and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to write by Gertrude Stein( Book )

36 editions published between 1931 and 2018 in English and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"First published in 1931, How to Write contains Stein's thoughts about the craft of writing - about words, sentences, paragraphs, grammar, and narrative. Writing in her inimitable style, Stein lucidly explains her thoughts on writing everything from a sentence to a syllable, from the paragraph to whole grammars." "Famous among the essays of this volume are "Sentences and Paragraphs," "Arthur A Grammar," "Sentences," "Regular Regularly in Narrative," "Finally George A Vocabulary," and "Forensics." Together these essays and others reveal Stein's ideas and techniques and provide a read that is unique and exhilarating."--BOOK JACKET
The letters of Gertrude Stein and Carl Van Vechten, 1913-1946 by Gertrude Stein( )

21 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,030 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Both in her lifetime and since, Gertrude Stein's persona received far more attention than her writings. The result was a distorted view of both her person and her work. This monumental two-volume set of her correspondence with Carl Van Vechten, the critic novelist, and photographer, offers new insight into Stein's life, her art, and the intellectual and artistic milieu of Paris. These letters also follow Van Vechten's various careers: particularly his championship of the Harlem Renaissance. The existing biographies of Stein, and even her own autobiographical writings, omit a great deal. W
Paris France by Gertrude Stein( Book )

53 editions published between 1940 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,013 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
Fernhurst, Q.E.D., and other early writings by Gertrude Stein( Book )

38 editions published between 1971 and 1996 in English and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gertrude Stein began the creative work that was to earn her the reputation as one of the most original writers of this century with the three pieces in this volume. Fernhurst, a fictional episode based on a Bryn Mawr scandal of the early 1900s, explores the labyrinth of love between man and woman and between woman and woman; Q.E.D. fictionalizes an early Stein romance (doomed finally by a rival); and the third selection is an early draft of The Making of Americans, which records Stein's struggle toward maturity as woman and artist. Essential works of a significant twentieth-century literary voice." --
Gertrude Stein on Picasso by Gertrude Stein( Book )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2003 in English and German and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherwood Anderson/Gertrude Stein : correspondence and personal essays by Sherwood Anderson( Book )

9 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected operas & plays of Gertrude Stein by Gertrude Stein( Book )

24 editions published between 1970 and 1993 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Selected writings of Gertrude SteinAmerican poetry : the twentieth centuryGeography and playsTender buttons; objects, food, roomsPicassoNarration; four lecturesThe crack-upIda : a novel
Alternative Names
Geretrudis Stein

Ģertrūde Staina

Gertrude Stein

Gertrude Stein American art collector and experimental writer of novels, poetry and plays

Gertrude Stein Amerikaans schrijfster

Gertrude Stein Amerikaans schrijver

Gertrude Stein amerikai költő- és írónő, műgyűjtő

Gertrude Stein amerikansk forfattar og kunstsamlar

Gertrude Stein escritora y poeta estadounidense

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

Γερτρούδη Στάιν

Гертруда Стайн американская писательница, теоретик литературы

Гертруда Стајн

Гъртруд Стайн

Стайн, Гертруда 1874-1946

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גרטרוד שטיין

גרטרוד שטיין אספנית אמנות, משוררת, מחזאית וסופרת אמריקאית

סטין, גרטרוד.

שטין, גרטרוד, 1874-1946

جيرترود شتاين

ستاين، جيرترود، 1874-1946

قرترود استاین

گرترود استاین مجموعه‌دار و نویسنده آمریکایی

گەرترودە ستەن

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거트루드 스타인

스타인, 거트루드 1874-1946


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