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Holley, Marietta 1836-1926

Overview
Works: 144 works in 782 publications in 1 language and 9,942 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Humor  Biography  Juvenile works  Anecdotes  History  Humorous fiction  Poetry  Domestic fiction  Didactic fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS1949.H5, 813.4
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Most widely held works by Marietta Holley
My opinions and Betsey Bobbet's. Designed as a beacon light, to guide women to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness, but which may be read by members of the sterner sect, without injury to themselves or the book by Marietta Holley( Book )

69 editions published between 1872 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samantha rastles the woman question by Marietta Holley( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A contemporary of Mark Twain, Holley was famous in her day and often compared to him. Samantha "rastles" with questions concerning history's treatment of women, the need for women's suffrage, women and the church, social status, role assumptions, and more. Of course, many of her sage observations still resonate for us."--Amazon.com
Samantha among the brethren by Marietta Holley( Book )

27 editions published between 1890 and 2010 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Broadside on pink paper with text and drawings in black. Published by Royal Publishing House to advertise for subscriptions and agents to sell this title. The illustrations are from the edition by Funk & Wagnell. The Royal Publishing House edition was never published
My wayward pardner : or, My trials with Josiah, America, the Widow Bump, and etcetery by Marietta Holley( Book )

47 editions published between 1800 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gentle John Applefeller enters his trampoline-size apple pancake against sly Sylvester Sweet's double-chocolate-fudge-raspberry-coconut-lime swirl in the Worldwide Dessert Contest
Samantha at the World's Fair by Marietta Holley( Book )

22 editions published between 1893 and 2012 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweet Cicely; or, Josiah Allen as a politician by Marietta Holley( Book )

51 editions published between 1885 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samantha at Saratoga : or, "Racin' after fashion" by Marietta Holley( Book )

63 editions published between 1887 and 2012 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samantha at Saratoga, or, "Flirtin' with fashion" by Marietta Holley( Book )

26 editions published between 1887 and 2012 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samantha at the St. Louis Exposition by Marietta Holley( )

19 editions published between 1904 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samantha on the woman question by Marietta Holley( Book )

12 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samantha in Europe by Marietta Holley( Book )

17 editions published between 1895 and 2013 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samantha among the colored folks : "My ideas on the race problem" by Marietta Holley( Book )

12 editions published between 1894 and 1970 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samantha on the race problem by Marietta Holley( Book )

19 editions published between 1892 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Around the world with Josiah Allen's wife by Marietta Holley( Book )

13 editions published between 1905 and 2016 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our son, Thomas Jefferson, and his wife, Maggie, have been wadin' through a sea of trouble. He down with inflamatory rumatiz so a move or jar of any kind, a fly walkin' over the bedclothes, would most drive him crazy; and she with nervious prostration, brought on I spoze by nussin' her pardner and her youngest boy, Thomas Josiah (called Tommy), through the measles, that had left him that spindlin' and weak-lunged that the doctor said the only thing that could tone up his system and heal his lungs and save his life would be a long sea voyage. He had got to be got away from the cold fall blasts of Jonesville to once. Oh! how I felt when I heard that ultimatum and realized his danger, for Tommy wuz one of my favorites. Grandparents ort not to have favorites, but I spoze they will as long as the world turns on its old axletrys. Our son, Thomas Jefferson, and his wife, Maggie, have been wadin' through a sea of trouble. He down with inflamatory rumatiz so a move or jar of any kind, a fly walkin' over the bedclothes, would most drive him crazy; and she with nervious prostration, brought on I spoze by nussin' her pardner and her youngest boy, Thomas Josiah (called Tommy), through the measles, that had left him that spindlin' and weak-lunged that the doctor said the only thing that could tone up his system and heal his lungs and save his life would be a long sea voyage. He had got to be got away from the cold fall blasts of Jonesville to once. Oh! how I felt when I heard that ultimatum and realized his danger, for Tommy wuz one of my favorites. Grandparents ort not to have favorites, but I spoze they will as long as the world turns on its old axletrys
An allegory on women's rights by California Equal Suffrage Association( )

2 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samantha at Coney Island and a thousand other islands by Marietta Holley( Book )

10 editions published between 1911 and 2012 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Richards' boy, and other stories by Marietta Holley( Book )

13 editions published between 1882 and 2012 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems by Marietta Holley( )

13 editions published between 1887 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samantha at Saratoga by Marietta Holley( Book )

32 editions published between 1880 and 2018 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic text republished as an e-book
 
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Samantha on the woman question
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Samantha at Saratoga : or, "Racin' after fashion"Samantha on the woman questionMarietta Holley : life with "Josiah Allen's wife"Twentieth-century literary criticism. excerpts from criticism of the works of novelists, poets, playwrights, short story writers, and other creative writers, 1900-1960
Alternative Names
Allen, Josiah Mrs

Holley, Marietta 1836-1926

Josiah Allen's wife.

Josiah Allen's wife 1836-1926

Marietta Holley American author

Marietta Holley US author

Languages
English (553)