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King, Florence

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Works: 40 works in 91 publications in 1 language and 4,946 library holdings
Genres: Humor  Biography  Fiction  Genealogy 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3561.I4754, 818.5409
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Southern ladies and gentlemen by Florence King( Book )
14 editions published between 1975 and 1993 in English and held by 750 libraries worldwide
A tongue-in-cheek look at society in the modern South and the regional styles of behavior characteristic of members of the two sexes is updated with a new afterword
Reflections in a jaundiced eye by Florence King( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 656 libraries worldwide
In this collection of essays, Florence King confirms her position as one of the wittiest social critics now writing-and certainly the most uninhibited. Nothing escapes her withering gaze, from our greatest national institution ("Democrazy"), to the cult of Helpism ("Does Your Child Taste Salty'"), to the rules of historical romance writing ("Sex and the Saxon Churl"). If caring 'n' compassion are getting you down, open this book for a refreshing whiff of vitriol
The Florence King reader by Florence King( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
With charity toward none : a fond look at misanthropy by Florence King( Book )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
Humorous and inspirational handbook for people who have grown tired of go-go humanitarianism and sensitivity that never sleeps
Lump it or leave it by Florence King( Book )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 391 libraries worldwide
Lump It or Leave It, Florence King's latest volume of rapier-edged contemplations on American tomfoolery--er, values--takes on everything from the hazards of fame to the joys of menopause, with all of the bile and brio that has made her the nation's most beloved misanthrope. From college professors ("incapable of earning a living with either their minds or their hands") to the South ("if at first you don't secede, try, try, again") to the U.S. government ("the crude leading the crud"), few fools remain unskewered by the reigning Queen of Spleen
Wasp, where is thy sting? by Florence King( Book )
4 editions published between 1977 and 1990 in English and held by 351 libraries worldwide
When sisterhood was in flower by Florence King( Book )
7 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in English and held by 341 libraries worldwide
Isabel Fairfax, a conservative Southern gentlewoman and former court reporter turned Regency romance writer, runs into conflict with Polly Bradshaw, a liberal Yankee feminist who embarks on a crusade to raise Isabel's female consciousness
He, an irreverent look at the American male by Florence King( Book )
3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 286 libraries worldwide
STET, damnit! : the Misanthrope's corner, 1991-2002 by Florence King( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
A collection of Florence's King's "Misanthrope's corner" columns from National review, 1991-2002
Confessions of a failed Southern lady by Florence King( Book )
9 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Confessions of a Failed Southern Lady is Florence King's classic memoir of her upbringing in an eccentric Southern family. Florence may have been a disappointment to her Granny, whose dream of rearing a Perfect Southern Lady would never be quite fulfilled. But after all, as Florence reminds us, no matter which sex I went to bed with, I never smoked on the street
Knowing how keys to successful hiring for cataloging ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A.k.a Honey : an unauthorized early-years autobiography by Florence King( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"This is a story of challenge and adventure joyfully written as if each of life's hardships was a unique blessing. It begins almost a century ago and tells of pioneer farm life in rural northern Wisconsin, long bitter winters, coping with tuberculosis in the family, career directions, and the impact of the Great Depression. It is a study in responsibility and necessity and self-reliance."--Back cover
Withering slights : National Review's "The Bent Pin" collection, 2007 to 2012 by Florence King( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A collection of Florence King's columns, previously published in "National Review" from 2007-2012. Toipcs range from political to literary to grammatical, with a satirical bent.--Publisher
Crown die & tool co by Florence King( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The Woman of the Hour. A sutfrage play in three acts. By E. Quirk, Mary Isabel Quirk and Florence King by Eugene QUIRK( Book )
1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Carl Zigrosser papers by Carl Zigrosser( file )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Comprising 21 series, the Zigrosser Papers are particularly rich in correspondence with the major artistic and cultural figures in America during the first half of the twentieth century
with Carl Zigrosser by Andrée Ruellan( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Andrée Reullan was an artist represented at the Weyhe Gallery. Carl Zigrosser took an interest in her career, and she was a friend to both Carl Zigrosser and his wife, Florence King. Ruellan's letters mention the progress of her work, her travels, family news, biographical information and gossip about her circle of artist friends, particularly Adolf Dehn. There is also information about her husband, artist John W. Taylor. Included in the file are exhibition catalogs
Montgomery County, N.Y. miscellany : Minden cemeteries, deaths Canajoharie, Nellis farm graves, W. MacNeil marriage ( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The misanthrope's corner by Florence King( Article )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
with Carl Zigrosser by Emile Berliner( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Emile Berliner held the mortgage on Carl Zigrosser and Florence King's home in White Plains, New York. The correspondence between Berliner and King concerns that mortgage
 
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Alternative Names
Florence King Amerikaans journaliste (1936-2016)
King, Florence.
فلورانس کینگ ژورنالیست و نویسنده آمریکایی
Languages
English (82)
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