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Glasgow, Ellen Anderson Gholson 1873-1945

Overview
Works: 721 works in 1,944 publications in 1 language and 79,531 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 )
70 editions published between 1902 and 2013 in English and held by 3,067 libraries worldwide
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Barren ground by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
105 editions published between 1925 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,693 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 )
40 editions published between 1935 and 1983 in English and held by 2,357 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 )
56 editions published between 1923 and 1994 in English and held by 1,822 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 )
40 editions published between 1941 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,597 libraries worldwide
A father gives the best years of his life in the service of others
The romantic comedians by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
38 editions published between 1926 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,431 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 shadowy third by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( file )
9 editions published between 1923 and 1996 in English and held by 1,390 libraries worldwide
They stooped to folly. A comedy of morals by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
37 editions published between 1929 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,319 libraries worldwide
This novel explores the relationships, amorous and otherwise, of the Littlepage family of Virginia. The men are courtly but weak; the women have Women's Liberation iron in their veins. The central female figure, Mary Victoria, drives her husband away and then turns her attention to her unborn child
The voice of the people by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
58 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in English and held by 1,288 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 collected stories of Ellen Glasgow by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
8 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 1,216 libraries worldwide
The freeman by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( file )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1,173 libraries worldwide
A certain measure; an interpretation of prose fiction by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
13 editions published between 1938 and 1969 in English and held by 1,167 libraries worldwide
A point in morals by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( file )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,167 libraries worldwide
The deliverance : a romance of the Virginia tobacco fields by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
58 editions published between 1904 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,130 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 )
59 editions published between 1913 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,049 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 descendant; a novel by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
32 editions published between 1897 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 763 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 wheel of life by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
25 editions published between 1906 and 2000 in English and held by 758 libraries worldwide
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 693 libraries worldwide
The ancient law by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
30 editions published between 1908 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 610 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 )
29 editions published between 1909 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 597 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. (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 (830)
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