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Guilds, John Caldwell 1924-

Overview
Works: 45 works in 102 publications in 1 language and 3,797 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Psychological fiction  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PS2848, 813.3
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Most widely held works about John Caldwell Guilds
 
Most widely held works by John Caldwell Guilds
Simms : a literary life by John Caldwell Guilds( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yet with some softening of its harsher effects"--Simms offers an honest and revealing portrait of this at once insufferable and endearing man who "was well worthy of respect, but hardly of hero-worship" and who, while fulfilling responsibilities as planter, husband, and father, produced no fewer than seventy-two book-length works, including novels, short story collections, poetry, drama, literary criticism, essays, history, and biography. Simms's vision of America
Nineteenth-century Southern fiction by John Caldwell Guilds( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 283 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 274 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 held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long years of neglect : the work and reputation of William Gilmore Simms( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 248 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 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Gilmore Simms and the American frontier( Book )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 216 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 191 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 )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 173 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 159 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 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Yemassee; a romance of Carolina by William Gilmore Simms( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 133 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 110 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
Border beagles a tale of Mississippi by William Gilmore Simms( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 104 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 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arkansas, Arkansas : writers and writings from the Delta to the Ozarks, 1541-1969( Book )

5 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Long years of neglect" : the work and reputation of William Gilmore Simms ; essays in honor of Thomas Cary Duncan Eaves( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The writings by William Gilmore Simms( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The writings by William Gilmore Simms( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Simms : a literary life
Alternative Names
Caldwell Guilds John 1924-....

Guilds, John C.

Guilds, John C. 1924-

Languages
English (73)

Covers
The Simms reader : selections from the writings of William Gilmore SimmsAn early and strong sympathy : the Indian writings of William Gilmore SimmsWilliam Gilmore Simms and the American frontierHelen Halsey, or, The swamp state of Conelachita : a tale of the bordersArkansas, Arkansas : writers and writings from the Delta to the OzarksRichard Hurdis, a tale of AlabamaGuy Rivers: a tale of GeorgiaThe Yemassee; a romance of Carolina