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Gordon, Caroline 1895-1981

Overview
Works: 153 works in 470 publications in 3 languages and 22,751 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Short stories  Biography  Records and correspondence  Domestic fiction  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographies  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PS3513.O5765, 813.52
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The house of fiction; an anthology of the short story, with commentary by Caroline Gordon( Book )

23 editions published between 1950 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected stories of Caroline Gordon by Caroline Gordon( Book )

22 editions published between 1891 and 2009 in English and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of all the short fiction of a career spanning over forty years includes such classics as "The Captive" and "Old Red" and such previously uncollected works as "The Olive Garden" and "The Waterfall."
How to read a novel by Caroline Gordon( Book )

19 editions published between 1953 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visiting tour of master craftsmen from Sophocles to Hemingway, in which a practicing novelist discusses the form and history of the novel, the importance of scene and accessory, the problem of viewpoint, and the characteristics of the perfect reader
Old Red, and other stories by Caroline Gordon( Book )

23 editions published between 1930 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The women on the porch by Caroline Gordon( Book )

22 editions published between 1944 and 1998 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A contemporary retelling of the tragic tale of Eurydice and Orpheus, with the porch as "a sort of stoa to Hades," Gordon's novel follows a woman's flight to her original rural community from her unfaithful husband and their home in New York City. Her flight takes her to the threshold of Hades -- and home again, back to the fruitful tension of opposites, toward redemption
None shall look back by Caroline Gordon( Book )

22 editions published between 1937 and 1992 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the hero in his archetypal struggle against death, this novel follows the Civil War in the West through the career of Confederate Rivers Allard, a Kentuckian who rides with Forrest. Southern Classics Series
The strange children by Caroline Gordon( Book )

27 editions published between 1951 and 1971 in English and Spanish and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Penhally by Caroline Gordon( Book )

15 editions published between 1931 and 1999 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Penhally is the family seat of three generations of the Llewellyns, a Kentucky family whose saga in the hands of Caroline Gordon becomes the archetype of the development and destruction of a vanished culture. A dynamic narrative of how a powerful southern family came to lose its way, it is a tale of dynastic complications and self-dispossession, stewardship and the failure of the proprietary spirit
Green centuries by Caroline Gordon( Book )

20 editions published between 1941 and 1992 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This tragic novel traces the barbarization of the white settlers of the Appalachian frontier, culminating in the destruction of the Cherokee nation and the moral corruption of its conquerors. Southern Classics Series
The garden of Adonis by Caroline Gordon( Book )

16 editions published between 1937 and 1972 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aleck Maury, sportsman by Caroline Gordon( Book )

16 editions published between 1934 and 1996 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The glory of Hera by Caroline Gordon( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The malefactors by Caroline Gordon( Book )

9 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kentucky story, a collection of short stories by Hollis Summers( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aleck Maury, sportsman : a novel by Caroline Gordon( Book )

7 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A good soldier; a key to the novels of Ford Madox Ford by Caroline Gordon( Book )

5 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Signet classic book of Southern short stories( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents thirty-three stories by Southern writers--half by women and one third by blacks--that capture the richness and complexities of Southern life
O. Henry memorial award prize stories of 1939 by Harry Hansen( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A literary friendship : correspondence between Caroline Gordon & Ford Madox Ford by Caroline Gordon( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the informal side, they share their passion for raising vegetables and chickens."--BOOK JACKET. "Brita Lindberg-Seyersted's introduction provides a biographical and historical context for the correspondence, and her annotations to the letters identify the many literary personages and allusions they include."--Jacket
The Southern mandarins : letters of Caroline Gordon to Sally Wood, 1924-1937 by Caroline Gordon( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The women on the porch
Alternative Names
Caroline Gordon Amerikaans romanschrijfster (1895-1981)

Tate, Caroline.

Tate Caroline 1895-1981

کارولین گوردون نویسنده آمریکایی

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The women on the porchNone shall look backPenhallyGreen centuriesAleck Maury, sportsmanThe Signet classic book of Southern short storiesA literary friendship : correspondence between Caroline Gordon & Ford Madox Ford