WorldCat Identities

Parrish, Dillwyn 1894-1941

Overview
Works: 17 works in 34 publications in 1 language and 263 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fairy tales  History  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ3.P24793, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Dillwyn Parrish
 
Most widely held works by Dillwyn Parrish
The dream coach ... by Anne Parrish( Book )

3 editions published between 1924 and 1926 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five stories set in the Land of Dreams
Lustres by Anne Parrish( Book )

3 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knee-high to a grasshopper by Anne Parrish( Book )

5 editions published between 1923 and 1930 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hung for a song; a novel of the lives and adventures of Major Stede Bonnet and Blackbeard the pirate by Dillwyn Parrish( Book )

4 editions published between 1934 and 1935 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smith everlasting by Dillwyn Parrish( Book )

2 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Praise the Lord! A novel by Dillwyn Parrish( Book )

3 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gray sheep by Dillwyn Parrish( Book )

4 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sag Harbor, to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mentioning Man Ray's show in New York and her plans to see him in Paris; quoting her husband Dillwyn Parrish; discussing her book and her plans to return to California; asking if he knows what "account of Samuel Johnson's death" a friend read
Last House [Glen Ellen, California], to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discussing a restaurant in Geneva and the weather; mentioning Dillwyn Parrish
by Parrish family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, financial and personal papers and diaries relating to the Parrish family of Philadelphia. Includes materials on allied families including Bancroft, Sellers, and Austin, and materials relating to the Quakers in Philadelphia
Collection of typed letters signed (184), autograph letters signed (19), autograph and typed postcards signed (15), and autograph notes signed (7) : St. Helena, California, Last House [Glen Ellen, California], and Aix-en-Provence, to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The correspondence begins with Fisher's first letter to Pleydell-Bouverie and concludes shortly before her death. The letters are long and affectionate, discussing the construction of "Last House" (built for Fisher on Pleydell-Bouverie's estate, "The Ranch") and life there; mutual friends; dinner parties and conversation; books, music, film, and art; cooking philosophy and recipes; gardening; cats. Letter 196, dated May 1990, is the last letter typed by Fisher herself, who by this time suffered from Parkinson's disease. Later letters are typed by a secretary and initialed by Fisher. With mention of many people, including Maya Angelou (35, 37, and others); James Beard (42); Herb Caen (throughout); Truman Capote (178, 219); Julia and Paul Child (throughout); Helen Frankenthaler (163, 172); Arnold Gingrich (14); Vladimir Horowitz (151); Barbara Hutton (175); David Levine (210); Mary McCarthy (195); Léo Marchutz (74); Dillwyn Parrish (throughout); Man Ray (6, 107, 179); Stella Reichman (222); Stephen de Staebler (224); Tom Wolfe (103). Items in the collection are described in individual records; see MA 4786.1-225 for more information
Last House [Glen Ellen, California], to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Thanking him for the catalogs he sent her; asking if he read the article about the [Paul] Cézanne show in New York magazine; reporting that Norah [Barr] is coming; commenting on the weather; mentioning Dillwyn Parrish
Last House [Glen Ellen, California], to David Pleydell-Bouverie by M. F. K Fisher( )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reporting on the weather; mentioning Dillwyn Parrish, Jim Beard, and Chuck Williams; admitting that she can't remember the last name of their shared acquaintance Lucia; talking about Geneva; listing various visitors; discussing the articles she is writing
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityBerne, Victoria, pseud.

Dillwyn Parrish American illustrator and writer

Parrish, George Dillwyn 1894-1941

Languages
English (34)