WorldCat Identities

Stone, Irving 1903-1989

Overview
Works: 556 works in 2,417 publications in 33 languages and 55,442 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biographical fiction  Biography  Domestic fiction  History  Drama  Biographical films  Records and correspondence  Film adaptations  Historical films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Collector, Correspondent, Interviewee, Performer
Classifications: PS3537.T669, 813.52
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Irving Stone
The agony and the ecstasy : a novel of Michelangelo by Irving Stone( Book )

255 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 23 languages and held by 5,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel of Michelangelo who was the creator of David, painter of the Sistine ceiling, and architect of the dome of St. Peter's
Love is eternal : a novel about Mary Todd Lincoln and Abraham Lincoln by Irving Stone( Book )

74 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 2,934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Love is Eternal" was the inscription Abraham Lincoln had engraved on the wedding ring he gave Mary Todd. This book tells Mary's own story, especially her romance with Abraham and her years of marriage which were happier than historians generally believe
Men to match my mountains : the opening of the Far West 1840-1900 by Irving Stone( Book )

21 editions published between 1956 and 2001 in English and held by 2,901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers "California, Nevada, Utah, and Colorado."
The passions of the mind : a novel of Sigmund Freud by Irving Stone( Book )

46 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 2,820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical novel about Sigmund Freud, the founder of modern psychoanalysis, which details his life, marriage, teachers, colleagues, and patients
The origin : a biographical novel of Charles Darwin by Irving Stone( Book )

45 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 2,782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details the life of Charles Darwin from his notable trip as a naturalist on the Beagle through his mature career as a widely respected but still controversial scientist
The President's lady; a novel about Rachel and Andrew Jackson by Irving Stone( Book )

50 editions published between 1951 and 1999 in 10 languages and held by 2,614 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stone gives life to the love story between Andrew Jackson, military hero an American president, and Rachel Donelson, a girl of the Tennessee frontier, and the uphill battle they fought to clear her name, after they and the American public discovered that her abusive first husband had not officially gone through with their divorce
The Greek treasure : a biographical novel of Henry and Sophia Schliemann by Irving Stone( Book )

34 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 19th century archaeologist, with the help of his Greek wife, proved that Homer's Troy, with all its fabulous treasure, really existed
Those who love : a biographical novel of Abigail and John Adams by Irving Stone( Book )

39 editions published between 1965 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While it is fictionalized account of the relationship between Abigail and John Adams, it has been thoroughly researched and is accurate as far as the events in their are concerned. John and Abigail Adams were true partners in life. Their letters to one another showed that John considered not his wife, but his best friend, his intellectual equal and his greatest confidante. The book starts with the meeting of Abigail and John and their courtship in spite of her mother's initial disapproval. It centers mostly on Abigail who had the burden of making it all work while her husband pursued his political ambitions. They spent long periods of time apart while John was serving in Congress or in Europe. Quite often she had to do her best to make ends meet while John was not paid or belatdly paid by the government for his work
Clarence Darrow for the defense : a biography by Irving Stone( Book )

48 editions published between 1941 and 1999 in 5 languages and held by 2,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of the great criminal lawyer
Lust for life by Irving Stone( Book )

261 editions published between 1396 and 2015 in 26 languages and held by 2,450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional account of the life of Vincent van Gogh, the tormented genius who put so much of himself into his art that he found it difficult to maintain himself in ordinary society
Immortal wife, the biographical novel of Jessie Benton Fremont by Irving Stone( Book )

39 editions published between 1944 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the ambitious wife of John Fremont
Lust for life : the novel of Vincent van Gogh by Irving Stone( Book )

61 editions published between 1934 and 1981 in English and held by 2,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lust for Life captures the atmosphere of the Paris of the Post-Impressionists and reconstructs the development of Van Gogh's art
They also ran: the story of the men who were defeated for the Presidency by Irving Stone( Book )

33 editions published between 1943 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles of 23 presidential candidates who were defeated for the presidency of the United States, from 1824 to 1964
Depths of glory : a biographical novel of Camille Pissarro by Irving Stone( Book )

25 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and held by 2,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Camille Pissarro was a brilliant, prolific painter and a father of the Impressionist movement. His struggle to be seen and survive the rejection of the art establishment is set against nineteenth-century Europe
Sailor on horseback : the biography of Jack London : illustrated by Irving Stone( Book )

35 editions published between 1938 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 2,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictional account of rakish Jack London's life
Dear Theo : the autobiography of Vincent Van Gogh by Vincent van Gogh( Book )

27 editions published between 1937 and 1995 in English and Chinese and held by 1,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of the letters by Vincent van Gogh to his brother shares his outlook on life and art
Adversary in the house by Irving Stone( Book )

27 editions published between 1947 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 1,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of Eugene V. Debs, champion of the working man, and his wife who staunchly opposed him in his work
The passionate journey by Irving Stone( Book )

26 editions published between 1944 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fictionized biography of the cowboy painter
I, Michelangelo, sculptor; an autobiography through letters by Michelangelo Buonarroti( Book )

25 editions published between 1962 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michelangelo's letters, edited and arranged chronologically to make an autobiographical portrait of the artist
Irving Stone's Jack London, his life, Sailor on horseback (a biography), and twenty-eight selected Jack London stories by Irving Stone( Book )

6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Jack London, originally published in 1938 as "Sailor on horseback."
 
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The agony and the ecstasy : a novel of Michelangelo
Alternative Names
Irving Stone Amerikaans schrijver (1903-1989)

Irving Stone amerikansk författare

Irving Stone amerikansk skribent

Irving Stone écrivain américain

Irving Stone pisarz amerykański

Irving Stone scrittore statunitense

Irving Stone US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

İrvinq Stoun

Istūn, Īrvīng 1903-1989

Ouwen, Sitong 1903-1989

Sitong, Ouwen 1903-1989

Ston, Ervin

Ston, Irvin

Sṭōn, ʾĪrwīng 1903-1989

Stone I 1903-1989

Stone, Irving

Stone, Irving 1903-1989

Stone, Irwing.

Stons, Ērvings 1903-1989

Stoun, Irving.

Stoun, Irving 1903-

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Stouns, Ērvings 1903-1989

Tannenbaum, I. 1903-1989

Xtôun, Irving 1903-1989

Стоун И. 1903-1989

Стоун, Ирвинг

Стоун, Ирвинг 1903-1989

Ървинг Стоун

Ірвінг Стоўн

Իրվինգ Սթոուն

אירווינג סטון

סטאון, אירוינג 1903-1989

סטאן, אירוינג 1903-1989

סטון, אירווינג בן צ'ארלס

סטון, אירוינג 1903-1989

ايرفنج ستون، 1903-1989

ایروینگ استون نویسنده آمریکایی

ირვინგ სტოუნი

스톤, 어빙 1903-1989

ኧርቪንግስቶን.

アーヴィング・ストーン

ストーン, アーヴィング

ストーン, アービング

斯通, 欧文·, 1903-1989

歐文·斯通

欧文, 斯通 1903-1989

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Men to match my mountains : the opening of the Far West 1840-1900The origin : a biographical novel of Charles DarwinThe President's lady; a novel about Rachel and Andrew JacksonLust for lifeDepths of glory : a biographical novel of Camille PissarroDear Theo : the autobiography of Vincent Van Gogh