WorldCat Identities

Stafford, Jean 1915-1979

Overview
Works: 96 works in 360 publications in 7 languages and 18,278 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Juvenile works  Stories, plots, etc  Biography  Reviews 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3569.T2, 813.54
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Most widely held works about Jean Stafford
 
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The collected stories of Jean Stafford by Jean Stafford( Book )

57 editions published between 1944 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The innocents abroad: Maggie Meriwether's rich experience -- The children's game -- The echo and the nemesis -- The maiden -- A modest proposal -- Caveat emptor. The Bostonians, and other manifestations of the American scene: Life is no abyss -- The hope chest -- Polite conversation -- A country love story -- The bleeding heart -- The Lippia lawn -- The interior castle. Cowboys and Indians, and magic mountains: The healthiest girl in town -- The tea time of Stouthearted ladies -- The mountain day -- The darkening moon -- Bad characters -- In the zoo -- The liberation -- A reading problem -- A summer day -- The philosophy lesson. Manhattan Island: Children are bored on Sunday -- Beatrice Trueblood's story -- Between the porch and the altar -- I love someone -- Cops and robbers -- The captain's gift -- The end of a career
The mountain lion by Jean Stafford( Book )

42 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two children are torn between the opposing worlds of gentility and cowboy masculinity as they come of age before World War II in the U.S. West
Boston adventure by Jean Stafford( Book )

36 editions published between 1944 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The daughter of poor immigrants idolizes a woman who lives across the bay in Boston. When the girl finally goes to Boston, she finds life there is not as she had daydreamed
The Catherine wheel : a novel by Jean Stafford( Book )

20 editions published between 1952 and 1985 in English and German and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trials and tribulations fo a rich Bostonian in her late thirties who falls in love with her cousin's husband
Bad characters by Jean Stafford( Book )

13 editions published between 1946 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother in history by Jean Stafford( Book )

17 editions published between 1966 and 1992 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded interviews with Mrs. Marguerita Oswald, mother of Lee Harvey Oswald. Sections of the book appeared previously in "McCall's" magazine
Children are bored on Sunday by Jean Stafford( Book )

11 editions published between 1945 and 1954 in English and Undetermined and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten short stories dealing with minor tragedies of life
The interior castle : including Boston adventure, The mountain lion, and a new collection of short stories, Children are bored on Sunday by Jean Stafford( Book )

4 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories by Jean Stafford( Book )

7 editions published between 1956 and 1966 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elephi by Jean Stafford( Book )

8 editions published between 1962 and 1975 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elephi, a well known cat, is looking for a playmate and some intelligent conversation. But after a new companion is discovered, there are lots of confusion, and some rollicking fun!
New short novels( Book )

3 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lion and the carpenter : and other tales from the Arabian nights by Jean Stafford( Book )

4 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best American short stories, 1954 : and the yearbook of the American short story by Martha Foley( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best American short stories, 1945, and the yearbook of the American short story by Martha Foley( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Novels for students. presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied novels by Deborah Stanley( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains articles that provide information on fourteen short stories for students, each with an introduction to the story and its author, a plot summary, descriptions of important characters, analysis of main themes, an explanation of literary techniques and movements, and historical and critical essays
Ein Wintermärchen und andere Erzählungen by Jean Stafford( Book )

3 editions published in 1960 in German and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A book of stories by Branford Marsalis( Book )

4 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zły charakter by Jean Stafford( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in Polish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noveller
La Mère d'Oswald parle ... by Jean Stafford( Book )

3 editions published in 1967 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jean Stafford reads one of her own short stories by Jean Stafford( Recording )

5 editions published between 1967 and 1994 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poet reads her short story L̲i̲f̲e̲ I̲s̲ N̲o̲ A̲b̲y̲s̲s̲
 
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The collected stories of Jean Stafford
Alternative Names
Ioanna Stafford

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Liebling, Jean Stafford.

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Lowell, Jean Stafford.

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Lowell, Robert T. S. 1915-1979 Mrs

Lowell, Robert T. S., Mrs., 1915-1979

Stafford, J.

Τζιν Στάφορντ

جین استافورد نویسنده آمریکایی

Languages
English (272)

German (6)

Polish (5)

French (3)

Danish (3)

Swedish (2)

Spanish (1)

Covers
The mountain lionBoston adventureNovels for students. presenting analysis, context and criticism on commonly studied novelsGrowing up female : adolescent girlhood in American fictionJean Stafford : a study of the short fictionBirthing a nation : gender, creativity, and the West in American literatureAmerican women writers and the Nazis : ethics and politics in Boyle, Porter, Stafford, and Hellman