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Atherton, Gertrude Franklin Horn 1857-1948

Overview
Works: 426 works in 1,956 publications in 5 languages and 33,028 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Bibliography  Periodicals  Bibliographies  Short stories  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Psychological fiction  Western fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Correspondent, Signer
Classifications: PS1042, 813.52
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Rezánov by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( )

66 editions published between 1906 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many of Gertrude Atherton's novels are set in her native state of California and feature gutsy, headstrong heroines. In Rezanov, a high-ranking Russian official travels to California and is blown over by his first encounter with the beautiful, independent Dona Concha Arguello. Can their love bridge the cultural divide between them?
The sacrificial altar by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( )

9 editions published between 1916 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Senator North by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

77 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of official life in Washington
The splendid idle forties; stories of old California by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

39 editions published between 1902 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black oxen by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

35 editions published between 1923 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 993 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel about a middle-aged woman rejuvenated by a glandular operation to youthful external beauty and her romance with a younger playwright in New York; based on author's own experience of glandular treatment
The Californians by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

67 editions published between 1898 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renowned for her realistic, intricate portraits of human relationships, Gertrude Atherton's The Californians unfolds against the backdrop of the author's native state as it entered a period of rapid change and diversification. The novel incorporates the contrasting viewpoints of two young girls -- both California residents, but still worlds apart -- as they navigate the road to adulthood
The aristocrats; being the impressions of the Lady Helen Pole during her sojourn in the Great North Woods as spontaneously recorded in her letters to her friends in North Britain, the Countess of Edge and Ross by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

49 editions published between 1901 and 1997 in English and German and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

California : an intimate history by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

32 editions published between 1914 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The conqueror : being the true and romantic story of Alexander Hamilton by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

58 editions published between 1902 and 2013 in English and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Best American short stories ... and the yearbook of the American short story( )

in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Cerritos; a romance of the modern time by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

28 editions published between 1890 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexander Tremaine, a wealthy San Franciscan, buys a 50,000 acre tract of land in central California only to find a small community living there. Conflict ensues when Tremaine's wife declares that the squatters must be evicted
The bell in the fog : and other stories by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

38 editions published between 1905 and 2012 in English and German and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American author Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton achieved significant literary acclaim during her career, garnering comparisons to luminaries like Henry James and Ambrose Bierce. This collection of spine-tingling gothic tales will please fans of the genre who don't want to sacrifice literary quality when it comes to scary stories
The conqueror; a dramatized biography of Alexander Hamilton by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

31 editions published between 1902 and 2005 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American wives and English husbands; a novel by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

62 editions published between 1897 and 2011 in English and German and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Golden Gate country by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

9 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The white morning : a novel of the power of the German women in wartime by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

26 editions published between 1917 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the efforts of five women to break through the traditional male dominance of the clergy in churches and synagogues
Patience Sparhawk by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

70 editions published between 1897 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sleeping fires; a novel by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( )

18 editions published between 1922 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancestors; a novel by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

18 editions published between 1907 and 2013 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although author Gertrude Atherton was born and died in her beloved home state of California, she spent a significant amount of time touring and living in Europe. In Ancestors, she puts her experience as a world traveler to good use, spinning an entertaining yarn about several aristocratic English ladies who decide to liven up their twilight years by touring the rough-and-tumble landscape of the American frontier
My San Francisco, a wayward biography by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

8 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social history discusses people, writers, artists, women, businessmen
 
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The bell in the fog : and other stories
Covers
The conqueror : being the true and romantic story of Alexander HamiltonThe bell in the fog : and other storiesThe conqueror; a dramatized biography of Alexander HamiltonThe white morning : a novel of the power of the German women in wartimeSleeping fires; a novelThe California of George Gordon, and the 1849 sea voyages of his California association : a San Francisco pioneer rescued from the legend of Gertrude Atherton's first novelA San Francisco scandal, the California of George Gordon : '49er, Pioneer, and the builder of South Park in San Francisco
Alternative Names

controlled identityLin, Frank, 1857-1948

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Atherton, Gertrud Franklin Horn

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Atherton, Gertrude F.

Atherton, Gertrude Franklin.

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Gertrude Atherton Amerikaans auteur

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Horn Atherton, Gertrude Franklin 1857-1948

Horn Gertrude 1857-1948

Horn, Gertrude F. 1857-1948

Horn, Gertrude Franklin.

Horn, Gertrude Franklin 1857-1948

Lin, Frank.

Lin, Frank 1857-1948

Гертруда Атертон

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قرترود آترتون

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Languages
English (763)

German (13)

Spanish (3)

French (1)

Swedish (1)