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Porter, Katherine Anne 1890-1980

Overview
Works: 858 works in 2,129 publications in 26 languages and 85,019 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Psychological fiction  Case studies  Interviews  Reviews  Juvenile works  Software 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Author, Performer, Translator, Author of introduction, Editor, tra, Bibliographic antecedent, ed, Lyricist
Classifications: PS3531.O752, 813.52
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Most widely held works by Katherine Anne Porter
Ship of fools by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )

191 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in 20 languages and held by 4,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 48 first-class passengers and the 900 Spaniards in steerage on a passenger-freighter crossing from Mexico to Germany in 1931 are traveling on a voyage of life
The collected stories of Katherine Anne Porter by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )

70 editions published between 1930 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 3,864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Porter's native Texas and her beloved Mexico, prewar Nazi Germany and the gothic Old South, these are stories of love, outrage, betrayal, and spiritual reckoning that are severe but never cruel, and always exquisitely precise
Pale horse, pale rider; three short novels by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )

152 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 3,784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains three short novels, -- Old Mortality, a story of race tracks, of the Deep South, of the survival and shattering of a family legend; Noon Wine, Texas and a dairy farm rescued from decay by a man who turns out to be an escaped lunatic from Dakota and of the tragedy that ended it all; Pale Horse, Pale Rider, a mystical story of the narrow ledge between life and death, set at the time of the flu epidemic. --Kirkus Reviews
Flowering Judas and other stories by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )

91 editions published between 1930 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collected essays and occasional writings of Katherine Anne Porter by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )

37 editions published between 1970 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthology of the distinguished American author's essays, biographical memoirs and poems on such diverse subjects as Thomas Hardy, marriage, the creative process and Dylan Thomas
The leaning tower, and other stories by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )

98 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incomparable in their dramatic clarity and emotional force, the nine gems in this 1944 collection, now available in an exclusive Library of America e-book edition, affirm Katherine Anne Porter's genius for writing stories, as Eudora Welty observed, "with a power that stamps them to their very last detail on the memory."
The days before by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )

27 editions published between 1952 and 1971 in English and German and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conversations with Katherine Anne Porter, refugee from Indian Creek by Enrique Hank Lopez( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collected stories and other writings by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )

10 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A complete volume of the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award-winning author's short stories includes a selection of definitive essays as gathered from her 1952 collection, The Days Before, as well as additional works from her early and later years
The old order; stories of the South, from Flowering Judas, Pale horse, pale rider, and the leaning tower by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )

39 editions published between 1930 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncollected early prose of Katherine Anne Porter by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )

7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume brings together 29 pieces dating from before 1932, none of which appear in her collected works and many of which are published here for the first time. Includes both fiction and essays
Selected stories, containing all of A curtain of green, and other stories, and the wide net, and other stories by Eudora Welty( Book )

29 editions published between 1941 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects short stories by a scrutinizer of Southern life, Eudora Welty, exposing the grotesque and violent nature of the human animal
A Christmas story by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )

8 editions published between 1958 and 1975 in English and German and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flowering Judas by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )

18 editions published between 1930 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This casebook on "Flowering Judas" addresses Porter's ambivalence surrounding her roles as woman and artist and also attests to the profound influence of Mexico upon her work
Fiesta in November : stories from Latin America by Angel Flores( Book )

1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This strange, old world and other book reviews by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katherine Anne Porter's poetry by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interspersed with photographs of Porter from the years and places in which she composed the poems, the volume features a substantial critical and biographical essay in which Unrue explains the significance of individual poems and details the relationship between Porter's poetry and fiction. Unrue describes Porter's verse as an index to the stages of her developing intellectual thought and, in some cases, an intermediate phase in a creative process that began with random notes and letters and culminated in fiction
The collected stories by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )

37 editions published between 1964 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mangy parrot : the life and times of Periquillo Sarniento : written by himself for his children by José Joaquín Fernández de Lizardi( Book )

8 editions published between 1942 and 1976 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A bawdy tale of colonial Mexico, a merciless political satire, a kaleidoscope of Mexican society in the twilight of Spanish rule ..."--Back cover
The martyr by Katherine Anne Porter( )

5 editions published between 1965 and 1996 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Catherina Anne Porter

Kʻai-shu-ling An Po-tʻe 1890-1980

Katherine Anne Porter Amerikaans journalist

Katherine Anne Porter giornalista, scrittrice e attivista statunitense

Katherine Anne Porter journaliste amricaine

Katherine Anne Porter US-amerikanische Journalistin und Schriftstellerin

Po-tʻe, Kʻai-shu-ling An 1890-1980

Porter, Katherine A. 1890-1980

Porter, Katherine Anne 1894-

Катрин Ан Портър

Кэтрын Эн Портэр

Портер, Кэтрин Энн

קת'רין אן פורטר

کاترین آن پورتر

केथरिन एन पोर्टर

波特凱淑琳安

波特凱淑琳安 1890-1980

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The collected stories of Katherine Anne PorterPale horse, pale rider; three short novelsCollected stories and other writingsThe old order; stories of the South, from Flowering Judas, Pale horse, pale rider, and the leaning towerUncollected early prose of Katherine Anne PorterSelected stories, containing all of A curtain of green, and other stories, and the wide net, and other storiesFlowering JudasThis strange, old world and other book reviews