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Scribner Press

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Works: 185 works in 353 publications in 1 language and 14,916 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Psychological fiction  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Christmas stories  Historical fiction  Dictionaries  Manuscripts 
Roles: Printer, Publisher
Classifications: PS3515.E37, 813.52
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The beautiful and damned by F. Scott Fitzgerald ( Book )
1 edition published in 1922 in English and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This story traces the early course of a young marriage in a luminous style. Anthony Patch and Gloria Gilbert are incandescent young lovers and they pursue their respective destinies furiously, leading ultimately to oblivion
A son at the front by Edith Wharton ( Book )
2 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When George Campton--an American born in France--is drafted into the French military during World War-I, both he and his father learn valuable lessons about courage, integrity, and love
A farewell to arms by Ernest Hemingway ( Book )
1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An unforgettable World War I story of an American ambulance driver on the Italian front and his love for an English nurse
The fruit of the tree by Edith Wharton ( Book )
3 editions published in 1907 in English and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In its 1907 review, the New York Times described The Fruit of the Tree as a diamond in a heap of rubble." In Edith Wharton's third novel she looks at the working class and its problems, the conflict between capital and labor and, characteristically, the question of moral responsibility
The sun also rises by Ernest Hemingway ( Book )
1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Published in 1926 to explosive acclaim, The Sun Also Rises stands as perhaps the most impressive first novel ever written by an American writer. A roman ̉clef about a group of American and English expatriates on an excursion from Paris's Left Bank to Pamplona for the July fiesta and its climactic bull fight, a journey from the center of a civilization spiritually bankrupted by the First World War to a vital, God-haunted world in which faith and honor have yet to lose their currency, the novel captured for the generation that would come to be called "Lost" the spirit of its age, and marked Ernest Hemingway as the preeminent writer of his time
The Trail of the Lonesome Pine by John Fox ( Book )
3 editions published between 1908 and 1909 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The love story of a northern engineer and a Kentucky mountain girl. For other editions, see Author Catalog
Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton ( Book )
4 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a poor farm near Starkfield in western Massachusetts, Ethan Frome struggles to wrest a living from the land, unassisted by his whining and hypochondrialcal wife Zeena. When Zeena's young cousin Mattie Silver is left destitute, and only place she can go is Ethan's farm. An embittered and man and an enchanting young woman meeting in such circumstances unleash predictable consequences as passions are aroused between the three protagonists
Xingu : and other stories by Edith Wharton ( Book )
2 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Michael Strogoff : a courier of the czar by Jules Verne ( Book )
1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The herculean Strogoff is sent by the Czar with a letter to a commandant in Irkutsk, beleaguered by hordes of Tartars. Traversing the vast extent of Siberia, accompanied by a beautiful girl, he encounters every conceivable kind of peril, but escapes, and executes his mission."--Baker's Best
What of it? by Ring Lardner ( Book )
2 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The finer grain by Henry James ( Book )
2 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tales of men and ghosts by Edith Wharton ( Book )
2 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Published in 1910, this collection of ten short stories consists of The Bolted Door, His Father's Son, The Daunt Diana, The Debt, Full Circle, The Legend, The Eyes, The Blond Beast, Afterward, and The Letters. Ghost stories on the surface, these pieces also read as beautiful, in-depth character studies
The ivory tower by Henry James ( Book )
2 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In 1914, Henry James began work on a major novel about the immense new fortunes of America's Gilded Age. After an absence of more than twenty years, James had returned for a visit to his native country; what he found there filled him with profound dismay. In The Ivory Tower, his last book, the characteristic pattern underlying so much of his fiction - in which American "innocence" is transformed by its encounter with European "experience"--Receives a new twist: raised abroad, the hero comes home to America to confront, as James puts it, "the black and merciless things that are behind the great possessions."" "James died in 1916 with the first three books of The Ivory Tower completed. He also left behind a "treatment," in which he charted the further progress of his story. This fascinating scenario, one of only two to survive among James's papers, is also published here together with a striking critical essay by Ezra Pound."--Jacket
The dawn of a to-morrow by Frances Hodgson Burnett ( Book )
5 editions published between 1905 and 1906 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grand Opera House, Harry L. Hamlin, manager, Harry Askin, business manager. Eleanor Robson (Liebler & Co., managers) in Mrs. Frances Hodgson Burnett's play of cheerfulness "The Dawn of a Tomorrow," which ran an entire season at the Lyceum Theater, New York
The sense of the past by Henry James ( Book )
2 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of James's forays into the supernatural, The sense of the past revolves around Ralph Pendrel, a young American who meets one of his ancestors and namesake from the 18th century in an otherworldly encounter. He ultimately travels back in time to trade places with his predecessor
The hermit and the wild woman : and other stories by Edith Wharton ( Book )
2 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christmas eve on Lonesome, and other stories by John Fox ( Book )
2 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hankering for a transporting read that will take you back to a simpler time? Settle in with Christmas Eve on Lonesome and Other Stories from renowned Kentucky author John Fox Jr. Whether you're a homesick Southerner who desperately needs a dose of way-back-when nostalgia or a true-blue Yankee who's curious about this one-of-a-kind culture, this collection is a fascinating read
Tales of the Jazz Age by F. Scott Fitzgerald ( Book )
3 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in 1922, the author's second collection of short stories reflects American society during the 1920s and portrays the aristocratic class of the era
The sad shepherd : a Christmas story by Henry Van Dyke ( Book )
2 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flappers and philosophers by F. Scott Fitzgerald ( Book )
2 editions published in 1920 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of some of the great American author's most noted short works
 
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