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Atherton, Gertrude Franklin Horn 1857-1948

Overview
Works: 373 works in 1,755 publications in 5 languages and 29,151 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  Western stories  Psychological fiction  Local history  Political fiction  Biography  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Correspondent, Inscriber
Classifications: PZ3.A869, 813.52
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Most widely held works about Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
 
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Most widely held works by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
The conqueror by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

92 editions published between 1902 and 2013 in English and held by 1,760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The splendid idle forties; stories of old California by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

42 editions published between 1902 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,002 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Senator North by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

73 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This exhaustively researched historical novel presents a rich, three-dimensional representation of the late nineteenth-century politics in the United States. The focal point of the novel is Senator North, a character purportedly based on Maine''s Senator Eugene Hale
The Californians by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

59 editions published between 1898 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 831 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
California : an intimate history by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

34 editions published between 1914 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black oxen by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

28 editions published between 1923 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 747 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 and based on author's own experience of glandular treatment
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 )

42 editions published between 1901 and 1997 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rezánov by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

62 editions published between 1906 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 607 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?
Los Cerritos; a romance of the modern time by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

24 editions published between 1890 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 586 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
Golden Gate country by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

9 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My San Francisco, a wayward biography by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

6 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bell in the fog : and other stories by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

42 editions published between 1905 and 2012 in English and German and held by 504 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 immortal marriage by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

20 editions published between 1927 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can women be gentlemen? by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

12 editions published between 1938 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

55 editions published between 1897 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

32 editions published between 1907 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 381 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
Patience Sparhawk by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

61 editions published between 1897 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The doomswoman by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

46 editions published between 1892 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This refreshingly innovative take on the age-old theme of star-crossed lovers is set during the period when Mexico and the U.S. were warring over the control of California. The lovely Doña Chonita is loyal to her family''s pro-Mexico position in the conflict, but a chance encounter with a silver-tongued Lothario named Don Diego throws everything she holds true into question
Tower of ivory; a novel by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

27 editions published between 1910 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures of a novelist by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton( Book )

15 editions published between 1932 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The bell in the fog : and other stories
Alternative Names

controlled identityLin, Frank, 1857-1948

Asmodeus

Asmodeus, 1857-1948

Aterton, Gertruda 1857-1948

Atherton, Gertrude.

Atherton, Gertrude 1857-1948

Atherton, Gertrude Franklin.

Atherton, Gertrude Franklin 1857-1948

Atherton Gertrude Franklin Horn 1857-1948

Franklin Atherton, Gertrude 1857-1948

Franklin Horn, Gertrude 1857-1948

Gertrude Atherton Amerikaans auteur

Gertrude Atherton US-amerikanische Autorin

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

جرترود أثرتون

گرترود آترتون نویسنده آمریکایی

Languages
English (779)

German (16)

Spanish (2)

French (1)

Swedish (1)

Covers
Black oxenThe bell in the fog : and other storiesThe 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