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Country Life Press

Overview
Works: 335 works in 643 publications in 1 language and 26,127 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction  History  Love stories  Bibliography  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Humor  Short stories 
Roles: Printer, Binder, Publisher
Classifications: PS2972, 813.5
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Most widely held works by Country Life Press
Then and now : a novel by W. Somerset Maugham ( Book )
1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 1,977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A novel which finds a parallel to the turmoil of the 20th century in the duplicity, intrigue and sensuality of the Italian Renaissance. Maugham enters the world of Machiavelli and covers three important months in the career of that crafty politician, worldly seducer and high priest of schemers
So big by Edna Ferber ( Book )
3 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 1,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Winner of the 1924 Pulitzer Prize, So Big is widely regarded as Edna Ferber's crowning achievement. A rollicking panorama of Chicago's high and low life, this stunning novel follows the travails of gambler's daughter Selina Peake DeJong as she struggles to maintain her dignity, her family, and her sanity in the face of monumental challenges
Claire Ambler by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
1 edition published in 1928 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Character sketch of Claire and the long procession of men who loved her
Thunder on the left by Christopher Morley ( Book )
2 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fantasy about children at a party who decide to spy on their elders and their tangled lives
Alice Adams by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
4 editions published between 1921 and 1923 in English and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of young woman's efforts to overcome the handicaps of little money and mediocre family
Mei Li by Thomas Handforth ( Book )
1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After spending an eventful day at the fair held on New Year's Eve, Mei Li arrives home just in time to greet the Kitchen God
Rolling stones by O Henry ( Book )
2 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is an electronic edition of the complete book complemented by author biography. This book features a table of contents linked to every chapter. The book was designed for optimal navigation on the Kindle, PDA, Smartphone, and other electronic readers. It is formatted to display on all electronic devices including the Kindle, Smartphones and other Mobile Devices with a small display
Sixes and sevens by O Henry ( Book )
2 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sixes and Sevens presents 25 classic short stories by master storyteller O. Henry. The short pieces display his usual characteristics of wit and twists but also are notable for their graceful language, optimistic worldview, and warm characterizations. This collection includes such stories as "The Last of the Troubadours" and "The Sleuths."
Where the blue begins by Christopher Morley ( Book )
3 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The magnificent Ambersons by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
3 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the Midwest in the early twentieth century--the dawn of the automobile age--the novel begins by introducing the richest family in town, the Ambersons. Exemplifying aristocratic excess, the Ambersons have everything money can buy--and more. But George Amberson Minafer--the spoiled grandson of the family patriarch--is unable to see that great societal changes are taking place, and that business tycoons, industrialists, and real estate developers will soon surpass him in wealth and prestige. Rather than join the new mechanical age, George prefers to remain a gentleman, believing that "being things" is superior to "doing things." But as his town becomes a city, and the family palace is enveloped in a cloud of soot, George's protectors disappear one by one, and the elegant, cloistered lifestyle of the Ambersons fades from view, and finally vanishes altogether
The midlander by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
3 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mid-uest Babbitt, whose dream bring him unhappiness
Penrod by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
2 editions published in 1914 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A saga of the American boy
Ramsey Milholland by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
2 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The old man and the little boy, his grandson, sat together in the shade of the big walnut tree in the front yard, watching the "Decoration Day Parade," as it passed up the long street; and when the last of the veterans was out of sight the grandfather murmured the words of the tune that came drifting back from the now distant band at the head of the procession. "Yes, we'll all feel gay when Johnnie comes marching home again," he finished, with a musing chuckle. "Did you, Grandpa?" the boy asked. "Did I what?
Wintersmoon by Hugh Walpole ( Book )
1 edition published in 1928 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gold by Stewart Edward White ( Book )
4 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part 1 of trilogy on California dealing with the gold rush of 1849, with scenes laid in Panama
One man in his time by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow ( Book )
2 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In One Man in His Time , Ellen Glasgow portrays Virginia in the aftermath of the Great War. Here is the story of Gideon Vetch, who rises from the lower class to become governor of Virginia, challenging the outdated interests and attitudes of the old Southern aristocracy, a popular theme in Glasgow's acclaimed novels
Little Orvie by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Misadventures during the summer of a 7-year-old problem child and his quest for a puppy-dog
Realms of gold in children's books by Bertha E. Mahony Miller ( Book )
1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Penrod and Sam by Booth Tarkington ( Book )
2 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Another collection of tales about Penrod Schofield and his playmate Sam. Together, the two of them get into more trouble than Dennis the Menace and the Little Rascals combined
 
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English (56)