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Guilds, John Caldwell 1924-

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Works: 42 works in 92 publications in 1 language and 3,297 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Psychological fiction  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PS2848, 813.3
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Most widely held works by John Caldwell Guilds
Simms : a literary life by John Caldwell Guilds ( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
encompasses ante-colonial America, the English colonies, the Revolutionary War, and the rampaging frontier and constitutes a unique national literary treasure. Guilds's Simms restores Simms to his proper place as a major figure in American letters and reintroduces the man and the author to the reading public
Nineteenth-century Southern fiction by John Caldwell Guilds ( Book )
4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tricentennial anthology of South Carolina literature, 1670-1970 by Richard James Calhoun ( Book )
6 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Simms reader : selections from the writings of William Gilmore Simms by William Gilmore Simms ( Book )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Long years of neglect : the work and reputation of William Gilmore Simms ( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An early and strong sympathy : the Indian writings of William Gilmore Simms by William Gilmore Simms ( Book )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Gilmore Simms and the American frontier ( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Gilmore Simms (1807-1870), the antebellum South's foremost author and cultural critic, was the first advocate of regionalism in the creation of national literature. This collection of essays emphasizes his portrayal of America's westward migration
Helen Halsey, or, The swamp state of Conelachita : a tale of the borders by William Gilmore Simms ( Book )
6 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Helen Halsey is a 'tale of passion, ' in which the heroine is exploited and victimized in a domestic situation from which there is no escape. The teen-age daughter of a well-meaning but weak father who collaborates in crime with the outlaw gang ruled by his vicious and vindictive brother, Helen is forced by her uncle into marriage with her lover, who has followed her into the 'swamp state of Conelachita, ' the brotherhood's extensive, well-guarded, almost impregnable hide-out presumably located within the borders of Mississippi and/or Louisiana."--Jacket
Arkansas, Arkansas : writers and writings from the Delta to the Ozarks ( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Richard Hurdis, a tale of Alabama by William Gilmore Simms ( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In addition to the text, this edition includes a Simms chronology, historical background, explanatory notes, textual notes, and a select bibliography
Guy Rivers: a tale of Georgia by William Gilmore Simms ( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Based upon the gold rush that had taken place in northern Georgia in the early 1830s and upon the activities of the notorious Pony Club ... [that] specialized in terrorizing luckless settlers and stealing their horses"--Wimsatt, The major fiction of William Gilmore Simms, p. 123
The Yemassee; a romance of Carolina by William Gilmore Simms ( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the Yamassee War of 1715
The wigwam and the cabin by William Gilmore Simms ( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The novel focuses on the Southern frontier that William Gilmore Simms knew so well, a frontier whose vernacular, courage, humor, folklore, violence, injustice, and beauty are vividly brought to life through the strokes of his pen. Simms' particularly realistic style is evident throughout the book. This book is a written survey of Choctaw history from the late Mississippian era in the 16th century. Simms has presented an incident he encountered as he travelled from his home in South Carolina to visit his father
Martin Faber : the story of a criminal ; with "Confessions of a Murderer" by William Gilmore Simms ( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Border beagles a tale of Mississippi by William Gilmore Simms ( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arkansas, Arkansas : writers and writings from the Delta to the Ozarks : the contemporary scene, 1970-present ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arkansas, Arkansas : writers and writings from the Delta to the Ozarks, 1541-1969 ( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The writings by William Gilmore Simms ( Book )
3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The writings by William Gilmore Simms ( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An early and strong sympathy : the Indian writings by William Gilmore Simms ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Caldwell Guilds, John 1924-
Guilds, John C.
Guilds, John C. 1924-
Languages
English (68)
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