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Gilbert, Elizabeth 1969-

Overview
Works: 203 works in 1,368 publications in 34 languages and 39,425 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Historical fiction  Autobiographies  Travel writing  Drama  Film adaptations  Romance films  Romance fiction  Bildungsromans 
Roles: Author, Editor, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Interviewee, Author of introduction, Contributor, Creator, Speaker, Other
Classifications: G154.5.G55, 813.54
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The signature of all things by Elizabeth Gilbert( Book )

116 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in 18 languages and held by 4,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Spanning much of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, the novel follows the fortunes of the extraordinary Whittaker family as led by the enterprising Henry Whittaker--a poor-born Englishman who makes a great fortune in the South American quinine trade, eventually becoming the richest man in Philadelphia. Born in 1800, Henry's brilliant daughter, Alma (who inherits both her father's money and his mind), ultimately becomes a botanist of considerable gifts herself. As Alma's research takes her deeper into the mysteries of evolution, she falls in love with a man named Ambrose Pike who makes incomparable paintings of orchids and who draws her in the exact opposite direction--into the realm of the spiritual, the divine, and the magical. Alma is a clear-minded scientist; Ambrose a utopian artist--but what unites this unlikely couple is a desperate need to understand the workings of this world and the mechanisms behind all life. he story is peopled with unforgettable characters: missionaries, abolitionists, adventurers, astronomers, sea captains, geniuses, and the quite mad. But most memorable of all, it is the story of Alma Whittaker, who--born in the Age of Enlightenment, but living well into the Industrial Revolution--bears witness to that extraordinary moment in human history when all the old assumptions about science, religion, commerce, and class were exploding into dangerous new ideas"--
Big magic : creative living beyond fear by Elizabeth Gilbert( Book )

75 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in 15 languages and held by 3,711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the worldwide bestselling author of Eat Pray Love: the path to the vibrant, fulfilling life you've dreamed of. Readers of all ages and walks of life have drawn inspiration and empowerment from Elizabeth Gilbert's books for years. Now this beloved author digs deep into her own generative process to share her wisdom and unique perspective about creativity. With profound empathy and radiant generosity, she offers potent insights into the mysterious nature of inspiration. She asks us to embrace our curiosity and let go of needless suffering. She shows us how to tackle what we most love, and how to face down what we most fear. She discusses the attitudes, approaches, and habits we need in order to live our most creative lives. Balancing between soulful spirituality and cheerful pragmatism, Gilbert encourages us to uncover the "strange jewels" that are hidden within each of us. Whether we are looking to write a book, make art, find new ways to address challenges in our work, embark on a dream long deferred, or simply infuse our everyday lives with more mindfulness and passion, Big Magic cracks open a world of wonder and joy"--
The last American man by Elizabeth Gilbert( Book )

32 editions published between 2002 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 1,811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the fascinating true story of Eustace Conway, who left his comfortable suburban home at the age of 17 to move into the Appalachian Mountains, where for the last 20 years he has lived, making fire with sticks, wearing skins from animals he trapped, and living off the land
Stern men by Elizabeth Gilbert( Book )

61 editions published between 2000 and 2017 in 12 languages and held by 1,785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth Thomas returns from boarding school to join her family in their Maine island lobster fishing business which is in a age-old fishing feud with other local lobstermen
The signature of all things by Elizabeth Gilbert( Recording )

47 editions published between 2013 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spanning much of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, the novel follows the fortunes of the extraordinary Whittaker family as led by the enterprising Henry Whittaker--a poor-born Englishman who makes a great fortune in the South American quinine trade, eventually becoming the richest man in Philadelphia. Born in 1800, Henry's brilliant daughter, Alma (who inherits both her father's money and his mind), ultimately becomes a botanist of considerable gifts herself. As Alma's research takes her deeper into the mysteries of evolution, she falls in love with a man named Ambrose Pike who makes incomparable paintings of orchids and who draws her in the exact opposite direction--into the realm of the spiritual, the divine, and the magical. Alma is a clear-minded scientist; Ambrose a utopian artist--but what unites this unlikely couple is a desperate need to understand the workings of this world and the mechanisms behind all life. he story is peopled with unforgettable characters: missionaries, abolitionists, adventurers, astronomers, sea captains, geniuses, and the quite mad. But most memorable of all, it is the story of Alma Whittaker, who--born in the Age of Enlightenment, but living well into the Industrial Revolution--bears witness to that extraordinary moment in human history when all the old assumptions about science, religion, commerce, and class were exploding into dangerous new ideas
Eat, pray, love : one woman's search for everything across Italy, India and Indonesia by Elizabeth Gilbert( Book )

221 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in 21 languages and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In her early thirties, [the author] had everything a modern American woman was supposed to want - husband, country home, successful career - but instead of feeling happy and fulfilled, she felt consumed by panic and confusion. This ... is the story of how she left behind all these outward marks of success, and of what she found in their place. Presents the memoir of a magazine writer's yearlong travels across the world in search of pleasure, guidance, experience, and meaning
Pilgrims by Elizabeth Gilbert( Book )

46 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short story collection follows the fortunes of a diverse group of characters on singularly American pilgrimages, including an East Coast girl who dares a cowboy to whisk her away to the Rocky Mountains
Big magic : creative living beyond fear by Elizabeth Gilbert( Recording )

19 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in English and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Gilbert offers powerful insights into the mysterious nature of inspiration. She discusses the attitudes, approaches, and habits that are needed in order to live the most creative lives. Balancing between soulful spirituality and cheerful pragmatism, Gilbert encourages listeners to uncover the 'strange jewels' that are hidden within each of them
Eat pray love made me do it : life journeys : inspired by the bestselling memoir by Elizabeth Gilbert( Book )

9 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the ten years since its electrifying debut, Elizabeth Gilbert's Eat Pray Love has become a worldwide phenomenon, empowering millions of readers to set out on paths they never thought possible, in search of their own best selves. Here, in this candid and captivating collection, nearly fifty of those readers share their inspiring stories
At home on the range : a cookbook by Margaret Yardley Potter( Book )

16 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"While unpacking boxes of old family books recently, Elizabeth Gilbert rediscovered a dusty, yellowed hardcover called At Home on the Range, originally written by her great-grandmother, Margaret Yardley Potter. Having only been peripherally aware of the volume, Gilbert dug in with some curiosity, and soon found that she had stumbled upon a book far ahead of its time. Part scholar and part crusader for a more open food conversation, Potter espoused the importance of farmer's markets and ethnic food (Italian, Jewish, and German), derided preservatives and culinary shortcuts, and generally celebrated a devotion to epicurean adventures. Reading this practical and humorous cookbook, it's not hard to see that Gilbert inherited her great-grandmother's love of food and her warm, infectious prose."--Page 4 of cover
The best American travel writing 2013( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gifted authors don't just tell us about unique or out-of-the-way places; they take us to them, show us what they look like, show us who their people are, and make us feel like we've experienced them
Eat pray love by Ryan Murphy( Visual )

29 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Na een problematische scheiding maakt een jonge vrouw een spirituele reis naar Italië, India en Indonesië in een poging zichzelf te hervinden
Pilgrims by Elizabeth Gilbert( Recording )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2018 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gilbert's spry stories roam from Wyoming to New York City, from Minnesota to Texas. Cowboys, strippers, magicians--her characters are everyday people whose rich exterior lives mask simple, if brave, hopes and dreams
Stern men by Elizabeth Gilbert( Recording )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruth Thomas returns from boarding school to join her family in their Maine island lobster fishing business which is in a age-old fishing feud with other local lobstermen
Two by Melissa Ann Pinney( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of captivating and thought-provoking photographs by award-winning photographer Melissa Ann Pinney that contemplate the essence of duality in our relationships and in the world that surrounds us. Pinney, whose work is in the permanent collections of dozens of American museums, including the Metropolitan, MoMA, The Art Institute of Chicago, and the Getty, aims her lens at pairs--mostly, but not always human--that display or imply elusive connections of mind, of spirit, or of simply the act of being
Toewijding : een sceptica verzoent zich met het huwelijk by Elizabeth Gilbert( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in Dutch and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De Amerikaanse schrijfster gebruikt de tijd die ze nodig heeft voor het legaliseren van haar relatie met een knappe Braziliaan om meer inzicht te krijgen in het instituut huwelijk
The last American man by Elizabeth Gilbert( Recording )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2018 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the fascinating true story of Eustace Conway, who left his comfortable suburban home at the age of 17 to move into the Appalachian Mountains, where for the last 20 years he has lived, making fire with sticks, wearing skins from animals he trapped, and living off the land
Call me home : a novel by Megan Kruse( )

2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Call Me Home has an epic scope in the tradition of Louise Erdrich's The Plague of Doves or Marilynne Robinson's Housekeeping and braids the stories of a family in three distinct voices: Amy, who leaves her Texas home at 19 to start a new life with a man she barely knows, and her two children, Jackson and Lydia, who are rocked by their parents' abusive relationship. When Amy is forced to bargain for the safety of one child over the other, she must retrace the steps in the life she has chosen. Jackson, 18 and made visible by his sexuality, leaves home and eventually finds work on a construction
Committed : a skeptic makes peace with marriage by Elizabeth Gilbert( Book )

30 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A skeptic makes peace with marriage
TEDTalks : Elizabeth Gilbert - A Different Way to Think About Creative Genius( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Gilbert faced a pre-midlife crisis by doing what we all secretly dream of--running off for a year. Her travels through Italy, India, and Indonesia resulted in the best-selling and deeply beloved memoir Eat, Pray, Love about her process of finding herself by leaving home. Gilbert is a longtime magazine writer--covering music and politics for Spin and GQ--as well as a novelist and short-story writer. In this funny, personal, and surprisingly moving TEDTalk, Gilbert muses on the impossible things we expect from artists and geniuses and shares the radical idea that instead of the rare person being a genius, all of us have a genius. A streaming videorecording
 
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Alternative Names
Elizabeth Gilbert Ameerika Ühendriikide kirjanik

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Elizabeth Gilbert écrivain américaine

Elizabeth Gilbert escriptora estatunidenca

Elizabeth Gilbert escritora estadounidense

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Elizabeth Gilbert yhdysvaltalainen kirjailija

Elizabeth Gilbertová

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Elizabeth M. Gilbert

Gilbert E. 1969-

Gilbert, Elisabeth 1969-

Gilberṭ, Elizabet 1969-

Gilberta, Elizabete 1969-

Ǧilbirt, Ilīzābīt, 1969-

Jilbirt, Ilizabith 1969-

Гилберт Л. 1969-

Гилберт Э.

Гилберт Э. 1969-

Гилберт Элизабет

Елизабет Гилбърт

Елізабет Ґілберт

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אליזבת גילברט

אליזבת גילברט סופרת אמריקאית

גילבערט, אליזבת 1969-

גילברט, אליזבת 1969-

גלברט, אליזבת 1969-

إليزابيث جيلبرت

إليزابيث جيلبرت، 1969-

إليزابيث جيلبرت كاتبة أمريكية

الیزابت قیلبرت

الیزابت گیلبرت

এলিজাবেথ গিলবার্ট মার্কিন লেখিকা

எலிசபத் கில்பர்ட்

എലിസബത്ത് ഗിൽബെർട്ട്

길버트, 엘리자베스 1969-

엘리자베스 길버트

エリザベス・ギルバート

ギルバート, エリザベス

ギルバート, エリザベス 1969-

伊丽莎白·吉尔伯特

伊莉莎白·吉兒伯特

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