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Curry, John Steuart 1897-1946

Overview
Works: 245 works in 395 publications in 1 language and 9,509 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Poetry  Juvenile works  Historical fiction  Domestic fiction  Action and adventure fiction  War stories  Epic poetry  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Other
Classifications: PS3201, 811.3
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Most widely held works by John Steuart Curry
The Wisconsin : river of a thousand isles by August Derleth( Book )

8 editions published between 1942 and 1985 in English and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history and geography of the Badger State, examining the important heritage and cultural contributions of her residents, including the Ringling brothers, Frank Lloyd Wright, Henry Dodge, and Zona Gale
John Steuart Curry : inventing the Middle West by Patricia A Junker( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Steuart Curry: Inventing the Middle West is the first comprehensive study in more than fifty years of this member of the great triumvirate of American Regionalists: Thomas Hart Benton, Curry, and Grant Wood. It revives the reputation of one of the most important and controversial artists of the first half of the twentieth century, whose paintings of farm life in his native Kansas (including baptisms and tornados), of the circus, of American history, and of the American scene in general were dramatically eclipsed by the ascendancy of abstract art and the New York School at midcentury
The red badge of courage : an episode of the American Civil War by Stephen Crane( Book )

8 editions published between 1944 and 1980 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During his service in the Civil War a young Union soldier matures to manhood and finds peace of mind as he comes to grips with his conflicting emotions about war
My friend Flicka by Mary O'Hara( Book )

7 editions published between 1941 and 2000 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through his intense devotion to the colt Flicka, a young boy, living on a Wyoming ranch, begins to learn about responsibility and gain a better understanding of his brusque father
The literary works of Abraham Lincoln by Abraham Lincoln( Book )

9 editions published between 1942 and 1992 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donated by Carl Schaefer
Thunderhead, a novel by Mary O'Hara( Book )

2 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Flicka's ugly white colt, Thunderhead, who grows to be a champion racehorse. Continues the story of My friend Flicka
John Brown's body by Stephen Vincent Benét( Book )

7 editions published between 1948 and 1994 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American folk-epic which depicts the events of the Civil War
The essays of Ralph Waldo Emerson by Ralph Waldo Emerson( Book )

6 editions published between 1944 and 1947 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays: First and Second Series, written by legendary author Ralph Waldo Emerson is widely considered to be one of the greatest classic and historical texts of all time. -- Amazon
The prairie by James Fenimore Cooper( Book )

5 editions published between 1940 and 1968 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to the Pioneers finds Natty going West and opposing the destruction of the land of animals
Leaves of grass by Walt Whitman( Book )

17 editions published between 1892 and 1980 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abraham Lincoln read it with approval, but Emily Dickinson described its bold language and themes as "disgraceful." Ralph Waldo Emerson found it "the most extraordinary piece of wit and wisdom that America has yet produced." Published at the author's expense on July 4, 1855, Leaves of Grass inaugurated a new voice and style into American letters and gave expression to an optimistic, bombastic vision that took the nation as its subject
Leaders in Wisconsin art, 1936-1981 : John Steuart Curry, Aaron Bohrod, John Wilde : Milwaukee Art Museum, April 4-May 23, 1982( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benton, Curry, Wood : selected lithographs( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rethinking regionalism : / John Steuat Curry and the Kansas murals controversy by M. Sue Kendall( )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vivian Kiechel Fine Art : Thomas Hart Benton, George Catlin, John Steuart Curry by Neb.) Vivian Kiechel Fine Art (Lincoln( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thunderhead ; My friend Flicka by Mary O'Hara( Book )

1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two novels about colts on a Wyoming ranch and the family that cares for them
Code of the West by Zane Grey( )

3 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite the objections of Georgiana, his easterner wife, Cal is determined to drive Bid Hatfield, the outlaw who nearly killed him, out of the region
John Steuart Curry( )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American block print calendar, 1937 by Gutenberg publishing Co( Book )

1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 1937 calendar featuring prints by 53 American artists. Illustrated with 33 woodcuts, 8 line photomechanical prints, 8 lithographs, 5 linecuts, and 1 linecut with linocut, measuring 18.8 x 12.8 cm. or smaller. 18 prints signed in plate. Each print titled with format identified
 
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John Steuart Curry : inventing the Middle West
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Alternative Names
Curry, John Stewart

Curry, John-Stuart

John Steuart Curry

John Steuart Curry American painter

John Steuart Curry Amerikaans kunstschilder (1897-1946)

John Steuart Curry pintor estadounidense

John Steuart Curry US-amerikanischer Maler

John Stewart Curry

John Stuart Curry

Languages
English (144)