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Link, Frederick M.

Overview
Works: 36 works in 129 publications in 1 language and 5,456 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Psychological fiction  Frame stories  Domestic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Bibliography  Juvenile works  Christian fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3505.A87, 813.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Frederick M Link
Aphra Behn by Frederick M Link( Book )

15 editions published between 1966 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Aphra Behn
English drama, 1660-1800 : a guide to information sources by Frederick M Link( Book )

7 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lost lady by Willa Cather( Book )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Written from the perspective of a male narrator, Willa Cather's classic novel is an American version of "Madame Bovary". It is a portrait of a talented woman trapped in the conventions and economic restraints of a marriage. It is the story of a woman who defies expectations, and whose personal changes coincide with the transforming American Frontier. In this work, Willa Cather expressed her profoundly modern feminist views in the life of an ordinary and gifted woman who is stifled by marriage."--Ingram
Obscure destinies by Willa Cather( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of three novellas honoring the settlers of the American plains
The professor's house by Willa Cather( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The professor's house was published in 1925, when she was fifty-two. At the time she was an author with a worldwide reputation, having won the Pulitzer Prize in 1923 for One of ours. Reaching the top of her profession had produced a letdown, and she later wrote that around the time she won the Pulitzer she had felt that for her the world had broken in two. The situation of the professor in this novel reflects the troubled time in Cather's own life. Behind this story of Godfrey St. Peter, a man who, despite his successes, has at mid-career experienced a profound disappointment with life, is the fierce story of how he decides to continue living despite his disappointment. Sandwiched between St. Peter's stories is the thrilling tale of his one brilliant student, Tom Outland, who discovers the cliff dwellings at Mesa Verde. Profound and disturbing, The professor's house has taken its place as one of its author's most important works
Shadows on the rock by Willa Cather( Book )

7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the late seventeenth century, the novel centers on the activities of the widowed apothecary Euclide Auclair and his young daughter, Cecile. To Auclair's house and shop come trappers, missionaries, craftsmen, the indigent, those seeking cures, a taste of France, or liberation from the corruptions caused there by the excesses of the French court. Set against these fictional characters, historical personages such as Bishop Laval, Count Frontenac, and others contend in the political life of the vast colony
The fortunes of Nigel by Walter Scott( Book )

6 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures in London of a young Scots nobleman. Presents a detailed picture of the Court and character of James 1st. For other editions, see Author Catalog
John O'Keeffe : a bibliography by Frederick M Link( Book )

12 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of ours by Willa Cather( Book )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 1922, One of Ours paints Claude as a young man who seeks an escape from a conventional and unfulfilling life through the realization of "something splendid" in his military experience in Europe." "This Willa Cather Scholarly Edition puts One of Ours in a new and revealing context. The novel is edited according to standards set by the Committee for Scholarly Editions of the Modern Language Association and presents the full range of biographical, historical, and textual information on the novel."--Jacket
Alexander's bridge by Willa Cather( Book )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Engineer Bartley Alexander appears to have a happy life in Boston with a successful career and a beautiful wife. He has been commissioned to design the Moorlock Bridge in Canada, the most important project of his career. With the onset of middle age, however, he grows increasingly restless and discontented, so much so that while in London he recklessly reignites a love affair with the sweetheart of his youth, the Irish actress Hilda Borgoyne. Although the tryst allows Alexander to recapture an element that has been missing from his pedestrian life, the relationship torments his sense of morality and eventually proves disastrous. Alexander's Bridge explores the demands of Gilded Age society on the individual, as well as the capacity of the individual to violate his own standards of integrity
Youth and the bright Medusa by Willa Cather( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1920 Willa Cather collected eight of the stories she had written over the past twenty years into Youth and the Bright Medusa, stories of the perilous pursuit of the bright medusa of art in a hostile, materialistic world. These include some of her best tales: "Coming, Aphrodite!" focuses on a dedicated painter and his affair with a singer in pursuit of celebrity; "Paul's Case" and "A Wagner Matinee" tell of a young man and an old woman with artistic longings crushed by their environments; "The Sculptor's Funeral" and "The Diamond Mine" show the high costs of success."--Jacket
Sapphira and the slave girl by Willa Cather( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sapphira Colbert proceeds to persecute a once happy slave girl, Nancy, when Sapphira suspects her husband admires Nancy
The rover by Aphra Behn( Book )

13 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Rover Aphra Behn A rollicking Restoration comedy-the most performed and most studied by the increasingly admired first ever woman playwright, Aphra Behn."--Jacket
The plays of John O'Keeffe by John O'Keeffe( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plays of Hannah Cowley by Hannah Cowley( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy Gayheart by Willa Cather( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of the eponymous Lucy Gayheart, a spirited young girl from Haverford, Nebraska, who leaves home to pursue a career in music"--
Aureng-Zebe by John Dryden( Book )

8 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Death comes for the archbishop by Willa Cather( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a French priest who goes to New Mexico and with another priest win the Southwest for the Catholic Church. After forty years, he dies--the archbishop of Santa Fe
The plays by John O'Keeffe( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The plays by John O'Keeffe( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
A lost lady
Alternative Names
Link, F. M.

Link, Frederick M.

Languages
English (107)

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Obscure destiniesThe professor's houseShadows on the rockOne of oursAlexander's bridgeYouth and the bright MedusaSapphira and the slave girlThe roverDeath comes for the archbishop