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Stratton-Porter, Gene 1863-1924

Overview
Works: 274 works in 1,417 publications in 7 languages and 37,702 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Domestic fiction  History  Drama  Fictional autobiographies  Biography  Christian fiction  Didactic fiction 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Instrumentalist, Performer
Classifications: PS3531.O7345, FIC
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Most widely held works about Gene Stratton-Porter
 
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Most widely held works by Gene Stratton-Porter
A girl of the Limberlost by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

163 editions published between 1909 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deeply wounded by her embittered mother's lack of sympathy for her aspirations, Elnora finds comfort in the nearby Limberlost Swamp, whose beauty and rich abundance provide her with the means to better her life
Freckles by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

152 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphaned and maimed, Freckles' bitterness about his fate is lessened when he is hired to guard a stretch of lumber in the wild Limberlost, and, after meeting the beautiful "Swamp Angel," he determines to find out about his past
The harvester by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

95 editions published between 1902 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of a young man who finds the girl of his dreams and wins her love."
Laddie: a true blue story by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

92 editions published between 1913 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love between a brother and sister proves a strong bond against adversity
The keeper of the bees by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

33 editions published between 1909 and 1991 in English and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Veteran escapes from hospital to avoid being sent to tubercular isolation camp, and finds health in aiding a beekeeper
Michael O'Halloran by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

71 editions published between 1910 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chronicles the adventures of an orphaned newspaper boy in his 'hand-to-hand scuffle' with life in a midwestern metropolis ... The healing power of nature is also apparent, in a lovingly depicted tamarack swamp set near the city."--Back cover
A girl of the Limberlost by Gene Stratton-Porter( )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deeply wounded by her embittered mother's lack of sympathy for her aspirations, Elnora finds comfort in the nearby Limberlost Swamp, whose beauty and rich abundance provide her with the means to better her life. This is the sequel to the ever popular Freckles, the first book of the Limberlost series. The story is a true coming-of-age story, of a young girl overcoming obstacles, loss, and hardships that are in many ways relevant today as they were when this story was written
The song of the cardinal by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

63 editions published between 1903 and 2015 in English and French and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A daughter of the land by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

58 editions published between 1912 and 2015 in English and Czech and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indiana farmer denies daughter education and land which he gives to sons on reaching maturity
At the foot of the rainbow by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

50 editions published between 1907 and 2015 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friends since childhood, Dannie Macnoun has always admired and gone out of his way to help Jimmy Malone and, despite the great harm he suffers at Jimmy's hands, remains blind to his friend's deceitful and spiteful character
Her father's daughter by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

62 editions published between 1921 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sisters find themselves in unimaginably trying circumstances: left as orphans with no one else to turn to, the girls struggle to make it on their meager income. When their already-tenuous existence is imperiled even further by unforeseen circumstances, the two begin a journey of discovery that leads them to truths about themselves -- and their legacy. If you loved Freckles, Michael O'Halloran, and Gene Stratton-Porter's other novels about orphans
A Girl of the Limberlost by Gene Stratton-Porter( Visual )

12 editions published between 1945 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elnora Comstock must choose between her dreams of attending high school or helping her widowed mother's struggle to keep their farm. Through the help of Mrs. Porter, a naturalist and photographer, Elnora is encouraged to reach her goals
The magic garden by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

13 editions published between 1900 and 1978 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy young girl spends her youth preparing for the return of a young man she has loved since childhood
Moths of the Limberlost : with water color and photographic illustrations from life by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

36 editions published between 1912 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Birds of the Bible by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

16 editions published between 1851 and 2014 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coming through the swamp : the nature writings of Gene Stratton Porter by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music of the wild, with reproductions of the performers, their instruments and festival halls by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

19 editions published between 1910 and 2012 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homing with the birds; the history of a lifetime of personal experience with the birds by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

9 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Field o' my dreams : the poetry of Gene Stratton-Porter by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lady of the Limberlost : the life and letters of Gene Stratton-Porter by Jeannette Porter Meehan( Book )

6 editions published between 1927 and 1928 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A girl of the Limberlost
Alternative Names
Gene Stratton-Porter American writer

Gene Stratton-Porter Amerikaans romanschrijfster (1863-1924)

Porte, Gene Stratton, 1863-1924.

Porter, Gene 1863-1924 (Stratton)

Porter, Gene S.- 1863-1924

Porter, Gene Stratton-

Porter, Gene, (Stratton), 1863-1924

Stratton-Porter, Gene

Stratton-Porter, Gene 1863-1924

Stratton-Porter, Geneva 1863-1924

ポーター, G.

ポーター, ジーン

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FrecklesThe harvesterLaddie: a true blue storyThe keeper of the beesMichael O'HalloranA girl of the LimberlostThe song of the cardinalA daughter of the land