WorldCat Identities

Evans, Augusta J. (Augusta Jane) 1835-1909

Overview
Works: 104 works in 830 publications in 2 languages and 8,472 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Records and correspondence  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Romance fiction 
Roles: Author, Composer
Classifications: PS3332, 813.4
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Most widely held works about Augusta J Evans
 
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Most widely held works by Augusta J Evans
St. Elmo by Augusta J Evans( Book )

118 editions published between 1866 and 2011 in English and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Late nineteenth century novel about Edna Earl, an intelligent and ambitious young girl with a strong moral compass. Orphaned at a young age, Edna is adopted by Mrs. Murray. Edna encounters numerous conflicts with Mrs. Murray's son, the Byronic St. Elmo, a harsh, cruel man with a dark past. Edna's sweet nature touches the lives of many around her, and her ambition causes her to strive for nearly unattainable heights. Throughout the novel, Edna faces a constant battle between her passions and her conscience. In the end, Edna's convictions and her love act as a redeeming force to a suffering, desolate soul
Beulah by Augusta J Evans( Book )

112 editions published between 1857 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "nineteenth-century domestic novel [which] focuses on the typically circumscribed life of a young southern woman ...The plot of Beulah follows the uneven fortunes of the orphaned Beulah Benton from her early teens to young adulthood. Beulah's determined quest for independence leads her into the shifting sands of skepticism, doubt, and anxiety. Her struggles cause her to wrestle with many of the great theological, moral, and intellectual questions of the day before finally regaining her faith... though it did not overtly deal with slavery, the novel served as an expression of and an apology for southern values and customs"--GoodReads
Inez a tale of the Alamo by Augusta J Evans( Book )

120 editions published between 1855 and 2013 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a romantic historical fiction novel set during the Texas Revolution
Macaria, or, Altars of sacrifice by Augusta J Evans( Book )

47 editions published between 1864 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1864, Marcia is the story of Irene and Electra, two Confederate women who struggle to find their place in a society where so many men have left to fight the war
At the mercy of Tiberius, a novel by Augusta J Evans( Book )

52 editions published between 1887 and 2009 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl is falsely accused of killing her grandfather
Macaria by Augusta J Evans( Book )

59 editions published between 1864 and 2009 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Infelice a novel by Augusta J Evans( Book )

67 editions published between 1800 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vashti : or, "Until death us do part" by Augusta J Evans( Book )

55 editions published between 1869 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A speckled bird by Augusta J Evans( Book )

22 editions published between 1902 and 2011 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Devota by Augusta J Evans( Book )

8 editions published between 1907 and 2013 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vashti : or "Until death do us part" by Augusta J Evans( Book )

15 editions published between 1869 and 1897 in English and Undetermined and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Infelice a novel by Augusta J Evans( Book )

14 editions published between 1877 and 1986 in English and German and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saint Elmo by Augusta J Evans( Book )

3 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St. Elmo, or Saved at last by Augusta J Evans( Book )

11 editions published between 1883 and 2015 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

St. Elmo was the most famed and beloved novel by Augusta Jane Evans, a June 2015 inductee into the Alabama Writers Hall of Fame. First published in 1866, Evans's rich tale of the relationship between the dashing and worldly St. Elmo and Edna Earl, an exemplar of virtuous Southern womanhood, sold over a million copies in four months and became one of the nineteenth century's most influential novels. This edition includes an introduction by Evans scholar Diane Roberts about the enduring relevance and legacy of St. Elmo as a work of literature as well as a reflection of gender roles and the seismic societal changes taking place in the United States in the aftermath of the Civil War
Marcaria by Augusta J Evans( Book )

2 editions published in 1864 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Southern woman of letters : the correspondence of Augusta Jane Evans Wilson by Augusta J Evans( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Augusta Evans Wilson by Augusta J Evans( Book )

1 edition published in 1896 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bis euch scheidet der Tod by Augusta J Evans( Book )

3 editions published between 1898 and 1900 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of the Alamo by Augusta J Evans( Book )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel by Augusta J Evans( Book )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Beulah
Alternative Names
Augusta Evans Wilson écrivain américaine

Augusta Evans Wilson scrittrice statunitense

Augusta Jane Evans Amerikaans romanschrijfster (1835-1909)

Augusta Jane Evans Wilson amerikanische Schriftstellerin

Author of Beulah 1835-1909

Beulah," Author of, 1835-1909

Evans, Augusta J., 1835-1909

Evans, Augusta Jane

Evans, Augusta Jane 1835-1909

Evans Wilson, Augusta.

Evans-Wilson, Augusta, 1835-1909

Evans-Wilson, Augusta Jane, 1835-1909

Wilson, A. J. 1835-1909

Wilson, A. J. (Augusta Jane Evans), 1835-1909

Wilson, Augusta Evans.

Wilson, Augusta Evans 1835-1909

Wilson, Augusta J. 1835-1909

Wilson, Augusta J. (Augusta Jane Evans), 1835-1909

Wilson, Augusta J. E. 1835-1909

Wilson, Augusta J. E. (Augusta Jane Evans), 1835-1909

Wilson, Augusta J. Evans 1835-1909

Wilson, Augusta Jane Evans.

Wilson Augusta Jane Evans 1835-1909

Languages
English (738)

German (5)

Covers
BeulahMacaria, or, Altars of sacrificeMacariaInfelice a novelA Southern woman of letters : the correspondence of Augusta Jane Evans Wilson