WorldCat Identities

Craddock, Charles Egbert 1850-1922

Overview
Works: 36 works in 224 publications in 1 language and 7,884 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Political fiction  History  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS2454, 813.4
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Most widely held works about Charles Egbert Craddock
 
Most widely held works by Charles Egbert Craddock
In the Tennessee mountains by Charles Egbert Craddock( Book )

33 editions published between 1884 and 2012 in English and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prophet of the Great Smoky Mountains by Charles Egbert Craddock( Book )

21 editions published between 1885 and 2006 in English and held by 614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Youth's companion by The Youth's Companion( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from the pages of the magazine first published in 1827
The mystery of Witch-Face Mountain, and other stories by Charles Egbert Craddock( Book )

5 editions published between 1895 and 1969 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bushwhackers & other stories by Charles Egbert Craddock( Book )

9 editions published between 1899 and 2012 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The frontiersmen by Charles Egbert Craddock( Book )

7 editions published between 1904 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the "Stranger People's" country : a novel by Charles Egbert Craddock( Book )

15 editions published between 1891 and 2010 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the "Stranger People's" Country tells the story of contact between a late-nineteenth-century Tennessee mountain community and an amateur archaeologist who wants to open the graves of the prehistoric "leetle stranger people," a source of myth to the mountaineers. A politician looking for votes in the country has invited the archaeologist Shattuck to travel into the mountains with him, but a mountain woman, Adelaide Yates, threatens to shoot anyone who attempts to violate the graves. The courageous mountaineer Felix Guthrie joins the defense of the "stranger people" and competes with Shattuck for the attention of another mountain woman, Letitia Pettingill." "Author Mary Noailles Murfree (1850-1922) uses dialect and vivid descriptions of mountain scenes to introduce the reader to Appalachia and its people. She creates respectful representations of Appalachian life and explores some of the changes the arrival of outsiders brought to the mountains. Murfree's depiction of social and aesthetic issues increases our understanding of the nineteenth century and serves as a literary precursor of the twentieth-century Appalachian activist movements to preserve the environment against the strip-mining and chemical industries." "This edition of Murfree's 1891 novel, reprinted for the first time, includes notes about Appalachian dialect and the novel's references to archaeology, which have some basis in actual archaeological discoveries in Tennessee." --Book Jacket
The story of old Fort Loudon by Charles Egbert Craddock( Book )

7 editions published between 1899 and 1970 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young mountaineers; short stories by Charles Egbert Craddock( Book )

6 editions published between 1897 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The phantoms of the footbridge, and other stories by Charles Egbert Craddock( Book )

6 editions published between 1893 and 1969 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the clouds [a story] by Charles Egbert Craddock( Book )

9 editions published between 1886 and 1894 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Down the ravine [a story] by Charles Egbert Craddock( Book )

9 editions published between 1885 and 1894 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The raid of the guerilla, and other stories by Charles Egbert Craddock( Book )

5 editions published between 1912 and 1971 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The juggler [a story] by Charles Egbert Craddock( Book )

16 editions published between 1897 and 2012 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where the battle was fought; a novel by Mary Noailles Murfree( Book )

6 editions published between 1884 and 1900 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History and social life of the area around Murfreesboro, Tennessee, after the Civil War. The battle of the title is the Battle of Stones River, Dec. 31, 1862 to Jan. 2, 1863
His vanished star by Charles Egbert Craddock( Book )

6 editions published between 1894 and 2012 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fair Mississippian : a novel by Charles Egbert Craddock( Book )

2 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A spectre of power by Charles Egbert Craddock( Book )

5 editions published in 1903 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The storm centre; a novel by Charles Egbert Craddock( Book )

6 editions published between 1905 and 2012 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Civil War novel set in Tennessee, the native state of the author, and involving the romance of a Union soldier and a Southern woman
The windfall : a novel by Charles Egbert Craddock( Book )

6 editions published in 1907 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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In the "Stranger People's" country : a novel
Alternative Names

controlled identityMurfree, Mary Noailles, 1850-1922

Dembry, R. Emmett 1850-1922

Languages
English (181)

Covers
The prophet of the Great Smoky MountainsThe mystery of Witch-Face Mountain, and other storiesIn the "Stranger People's" country : a novelThe young mountaineers; short stories