WorldCat Identities

Fern, Fanny 1811-1872

Overview
Works: 151 works in 455 publications in 3 languages and 9,088 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Biography 
Classifications: PS2523.P9, 813.3
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Fanny Fern
Fern leaves from Fanny's port-folio second series by Fanny Fern ( Book )
36 editions published between 1853 and 1971 in English and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Largely short stories, plus some satiric advice and commentary articles
Ruth Hall : a domestic tale of the present time by Fanny Fern ( Book )
37 editions published between 1855 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essayist and newspaper columnist Fanny Fern enjoyed a rapid -- and highly unlikely -- rise to fame after an early life beset by tragedy and misfortune. Soon after accepting the position that established her as the highest-paid female writer in the United States, Fern began work on Ruth Hall, a highly autobiographical novel that paralleled her own life experiences in many regards. Today, scholars and critics agree that the novel is an exceptionally well-written exploration of what life
Ruth Hall and other writings by Fanny Fern ( Book )
12 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fresh leaves by Fanny Fern ( )
13 editions published between 1857 and 2000 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection of newspaper columns written for the New York Ledger
The Life and beauties of Fanny Fern by Fanny Fern ( Book )
12 editions published between 1855 and 1858 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of the writings of Sarah Parton, published under her pen name, Fanny Fern
Rose Clark by Fanny Fern ( Book )
26 editions published between 1855 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essayist and newspaper columnist Fanny Fern achieved a remarkable level of fame in her lifetime, and in addition to hundreds of newspaper columns, she penned two novels that were based in large part on her own life experiences. Rose Clark, the follow-up to the spectacularly popular Ruth Hall, focuses on a doomed marriage that is similar in many regards to the ill-advised union Fern entered into after the death of her first husband
Caper-sauce a volume of chit-chat about men, women, and things by Fanny Fern ( )
9 editions published between 1872 and 2007 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Little ferns for Fanny's little friends by Fanny Fern ( )
28 editions published between 1853 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stories and sketches for children
Folly as it flies by Fanny Fern ( Book )
9 editions published between 1859 and 1871 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ginger-snaps by Fanny Fern ( Book )
7 editions published between 1870 and 2013 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vignettes of nineteenth century life, chiefly in New England, covering such topics as dinner parties, the bride's new house, mourning attire, choosing presents, female clerks, English notions about women, women as speakers, servants, hospitality, men and their clothes, travel, family life and children
Fern leaves from Fanny's port-folio : with original designs by Fred. M. Coffin by Fanny Fern ( Book )
6 editions published between 1853 and 1854 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Largely short stories, plus some satiric advice and commentary articles
Fanny Fern a memorial volume : her select writings and a memoir by Fanny Fern ( Book )
7 editions published between 1873 and 1874 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fern leaves from Fanny's portfolio by Fanny Fern ( Book )
27 editions published between 1853 and 1879 in English and Undetermined and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The play-day book: : New stories for little folks. by Fanny Fern ( Book )
4 editions published between 1857 and 1872 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shadows and sunbeams and other stories Being the second series of Fern leaves from Fanny's port-folio by Fanny Fern ( Book )
8 editions published between 1881 and 1890 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new story book for children by Fanny Fern ( Book )
4 editions published between 1864 and 1872 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shadows and sunbeams: by Fanny Fern ( Book )
6 editions published between 1854 and 1879 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uit Fanny Fern by Fanny Fern ( Book )
4 editions published in 1858 in Dutch and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Play-Day Book: or, new stories for little folks by Fanny Fern ( Book )
13 editions published between 1850 and 1900 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fern leaves from Fanny's port-folio. 2d series. With original designs by Fanny Fern ( )
5 editions published between 1854 and 2000 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.54 (from 0.06 for A new stor ... to 1.00 for The genuin ...)
Alternative Names
Eldredge, Sarah Payson Willis 1811-1872
Parton, Sara Payson Willis.
Parton Sara Payson Willis 1811-1872
Parton, Sarah Payson Willis 1811-1872
Parton-Willis, Sara Payson
Payson Parton, Sara 1811-1872
Payson Willis, Sara 1811-1872
Willis, Grata Payson 1811-1872
Willis-Parton, Sara Payson
Willis, Sara Payson Willis 1811-1872
Willis, Sarah Payson
Willis, Sarah Payson 1811-1872
Languages
English (296)
Dutch (5)
German (2)
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