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Glasgow, Ellen Anderson Gholson 1873-1945

Overview
Works: 678 works in 1,963 publications in 1 language and 79,597 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Domestic fiction  Poetry  Short stories  Biography  Domestic fiction, American  Historical fiction  Love stories 
Subject Headings: Novelists, American 
Roles: Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3513.L34, 813.5
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Most widely held works by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow
The battle-ground by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( file )
68 editions published between 1753 and 2014 in English and held by 3,291 libraries worldwide
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Barren ground by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
117 editions published between 1925 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,711 libraries worldwide
Dorinda attempts to gain self-esteem by living an independent and joyless life, managing a Virginia homestead
Vein of iron by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
53 editions published between 1935 and 1995 in English and held by 2,561 libraries worldwide
Set in the historic Great Valley of Virginia, the story centers on the love and marriage of Ada Fincastle, daughter of a Scotch-Irish family whose strength and courage across three generations reflect America's heritage from the earliest days
The sheltered life by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
58 editions published between 1923 and 1994 in English and held by 1,824 libraries worldwide
We see in the families of the Archibalds and the Birdsongs - especially in the character of General Archibald, the quintessential Southern gentleman, and of the celebrated beauty Mrs. Eva Birdsong - how upholding these old Southern ideals denies any opportunity for growth and fulfillment. The only hope is in the General's impetuous young granddaughter, Jenny
In this our life by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
42 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,596 libraries worldwide
A father gives the best years of his life in the service of others
The voice of the people by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
62 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in English and held by 1,487 libraries worldwide
In this 1900 novel, Glasgow examines the effects of the Civil War and Reconstruction on Southern life, focusing especially on race, class, and gender themes that would continue in her literature. Nicholas Burr, the son of a poor white farmer, rises to the governorship of Virginia. Yet his political success, tempered by disappointment in love, leads to a tragic outcome
The shadowy third by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( file )
12 editions published between 1923 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,460 libraries worldwide
The romantic comedians by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
39 editions published between 1926 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,428 libraries worldwide
Playing on ideas about gender and power through sexual alignments, the novel offers rare feminist insight into relations between the sexes in southern society during the twenties
The freeman by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( file )
14 editions published between 1902 and 1996 in English and held by 1,292 libraries worldwide
They stooped to folly. A comedy of morals by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
25 editions published between 1929 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,250 libraries worldwide
A point in morals by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( file )
6 editions published between 1899 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,235 libraries worldwide
Collected stories by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
20 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 1,219 libraries worldwide
A certain measure; an interpretation of prose fiction by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
22 editions published between 1938 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,177 libraries worldwide
The deliverance : a romance of the Virginia tobacco fields by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
59 editions published between 1904 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,142 libraries worldwide
In the ashes of the Civil War, young Christopher Blake plots revenge against the man who cheated his family, Bill Fletcher. Blake hatches a plan to corrupt the soul of Fletcher's beloved grandson. The decline of aristocracy is played out as the family's blind and paralyzed matriarch is led to believe that the Confederacy lives and thrives
Virginia by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
62 editions published between 1913 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,118 libraries worldwide
A novel featuring one of Glasgow's favorite themes: a woman forced to live by a Southern code of behavior; Virginia tells the story of a Southern wife whose husband abandons her. Beautifully written, Virginia represents a shift by Glasgow away from sweeping historical fiction to the personal life of her main female character
The wheel of life by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
32 editions published between 1906 and 2011 in English and held by 841 libraries worldwide
This novel of Virginians in New York City was hailed by the New York Times as "the first important novel of 1906" and compared favorably to Wharton's House of Mirth. The novel focuses on the struggles of an aspiring young poet, Laura Wilde, but at its true core is Roger Adams, a poignant study in Christ-like self-abnegation
The descendant; a novel by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
29 editions published between 1897 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 774 libraries worldwide
Written in secret and published anonymously in 1897, The Descendant is the story of an independent heroine who seeks passion rather than marriage. Ellen Glasgow's first novel, the book received mixed reviews, with praise for its insight and dramatic power and criticism that included charges of unwholesomeness and inconsistent characterization
The miller of Old Church by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
38 editions published between 1911 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 698 libraries worldwide
The ancient law by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
32 editions published between 1908 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 618 libraries worldwide
This book portrays white factory workers in the Virginia textile industry and the effects of industrial capitalism
The romance of a plain man by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
27 editions published between 1909 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 612 libraries worldwide
Glasgow set this 1909 novel in Richmond, Virginia, during the last two decades of the nineteenth century. It features the tempestuous romance between a driven industrialist with humble roots and a woman from a background of wealth and privilege. An early twentieth-century review in the New York Times praised the author's sure instinct for the dramatic situation and the telling phrase
 
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Alternative Names
Anderson Gholson Glasgow, Ellen 1873-1945
Gholson Glasgow, Ellen Anderson 1873-1945
Glasgow, Ellen.
Glasgow Ellen 1873-1945
Glasgow, Ellen A. 1873-1945
Glasgow, Ellen Anderson 1873-1945
Glasgow, Ellen Anderson Gholson 1873-1945
Glasgow, Ellen Anderson Gholson 1874-1945
Glasgow, Ellen Anderson Gohlson
Glazgou, Ėllen
Glāzgova, E.
Glāzgova, E. (Elena)
Glāzgova, Elena
Glāzgova, Elena 1873-1945
グラスゴー, エレン
グラスゴウ, エレン
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English (904)
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