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Roberts, Elizabeth Madox 1881-1941

Overview
Works: 99 works in 343 publications in 7 languages and 14,714 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Domestic fiction  Historical fiction  Poetry  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Lyricist
Classifications: PS3535.O172, 813.52
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Most widely held works by Elizabeth Madox Roberts
The time of man, a novel by Elizabeth Madox Roberts( Book )

55 editions published between 1926 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roberts's novel traces the coming of age of Ellen Chesser, the daughter of a poor itinerant farmer. Against all privations and the forces that would subdue her, Ellen is sustained by a sense of wonder and by an awareness of her own being. Reduced to the bare elements of life, her world becomes a ceremony of daily duties that bind her to the natural world and her family. "The Time of Man" stands as a beautifully written tribute to the human spirit
Under the tree by Elizabeth Madox Roberts( Book )

35 editions published between 1922 and 2013 in English and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of poems reflecting the activities and impressions of the author's childhood in a Kentucky farm community
The great meadow by Elizabeth Madox Roberts( Book )

24 editions published between 1930 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

GENERAL & LITERARY FICTION. First published in 1930 and shortlisted for the Pulitzer Prize, The Great Meadow is a historical novel set in the early days of Kentucky settlement. Intertwined with a flowing romantic saga of young love on the Kentucky trail, are richly painted scenes colonial America. Diony Hall has waited for many years for her betrothed to return to marry her. Trying to fathom the nature of identity and her place in the vast newly created America, Diony spends her time at the family hearthside, combining her love of reading with her roles within the family circle and the daily tasks on the homestead
A buried treasure by Elizabeth Madox Roberts( Book )

16 editions published between 1929 and 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple rural couple find a pot of gold in their pasture and arouse community's curiosity
Black is my truelove's hair by Elizabeth Madox Roberts( Book )

18 editions published between 1938 and 1977 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Girl tries for a year to regain normalcy after she is betrayed by a truck driver
My heart and my flesh ... a novel by Elizabeth Madox Roberts( Book )

13 editions published between 1927 and 2007 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a woman of the Kentucky gentility named Theodosia, driven to the brink of madness and courageously facing the decay of life about her, relinquishing life herself and then recovering it in closer touch with nature. Despite the subject matter, it is a lovely, lyrical treatment of that region's rural life. In the process of the story, Theodosia discovers her mullato relatives and shares in their hatred of their white oppressors. In the end she becomes a schoolteacher, finds peace in her bucolic locale, and comes to love a simple farmer. --www.enotes.com et al
Not by strange gods by Elizabeth Madox Roberts( Book )

6 editions published between 1941 and 1979 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He sent forth a raven by Elizabeth Madox Roberts( Book )

12 editions published between 1935 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The haunted mirror by Elizabeth Madox Roberts( Book )

13 editions published between 1932 and 1978 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Read me another story by Child Study Association of America( Book )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Song in the meadow by Elizabeth Madox Roberts( Book )

4 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jingling in the wind by Elizabeth Madox Roberts( Book )

8 editions published between 1928 and 1956 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An amusing novel about a simple rainmaker and the adventures he encounters when he decides to attend a rainmaker's convention
Elizabeth Madox Roberts : essays of reassessment & reclamation by Elizabeth Madox Roberts( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the great steep's garden by Elizabeth Madox Roberts( Book )

6 editions published between 1915 and 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los días del hombre by Elizabeth Madox Roberts( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prövotider by Elizabeth Madox Roberts( Book )

2 editions published in 1929 in Swedish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Madox Roberts : American novelist by Harry Modean Campbell( Book )

3 editions published in 1956 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Madox Roberts by Frederick P. W McDowell( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herald to chaos; the novels of Elizabeth Madox Roberts by Earl H Rovit( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The great meadow
Alternative Names
Elizabeth Madox Roberts Amerikaans schrijfster (1881-1941)

Elizabeth Madox Roberts novelist and poet

Madox Roberts, Elizabeth 1881-1941

Roberts, Elizabeth M. 1881-1941

Roberts, Elizabeth Madox 1881-1941

Languages
English (257)

German (4)

Swedish (3)

Spanish (3)

French (1)

Slovak (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
The great meadowNot by strange godsElizabeth Madox Roberts : essays of reassessment & reclamation