WorldCat Identities

Metalious, Grace

Overview
Works: 137 works in 500 publications in 22 languages and 6,556 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Drama  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Other
Classifications: PS3525.E77, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Grace Metalious
Peyton Place by Grace Metalious( Book )
186 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 17 languages and held by 3,384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a repressive New England town known for its high standards of public morality, and the steamy sexual activities that take place behind its bedroom doors. While the town's rigid mores lead to hypocrisy and repression, the earthy characters have an unbelievably high level of sexual functioning. In this environment, Allison McKenzie, a dreamy girl coming to womanhood, must make her way without a father, living with her frigid mother Constance McKenzie
Return to Peyton Place by Grace Metalious( Book )
55 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The continuing story of Peyton Place is once again available in paperback
Peyton Place ; and, Return to Peyton Place by Grace Metalious( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1956, a book was published that skyrocketed to the top of the bestseller lists and remained there for two years. It spawned an Academy Award nominated film, a prime time series, and a sequel in both book and film. Controversy surrounded the novel from the beginning- - its sexual openness, multi-layered portraits of small-town people leading small-town lives, the foibles, weaknesses, flaws of being human revealed glaringly- - all this in a page-turning read by a young woman from a small town in New Hamsphire
No Adam in Eden by Grace Metalious( Book )
26 editions published between 1963 and 1985 in 4 languages and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Return to Peyton Place ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This engaging follow-up to Grace Metalious' best-seller is a study in big-time ambition and small-town narrow-mindedness."--Container
The tight white collar by Grace Metalious( Book )
31 editions published between 1960 and 1982 in 5 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peyton Place by Grace Metalious( Recording )
3 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a repressive New England town known for its high standards of public morality, and the steamy sexual activities that take place behind its bedroom doors. While the town's rigid mores lead to hypocrisy and repression, the earthy characters have an unbelievably high level of sexual functioning, especially the playboy Rodney Harrington and the profoundly round-heeled Betty Anderson. In this environment, Allison McKenzie, a dreamy girl coming to womanhood, must make her way without a father, living with her frigid mother Constance McKenzie
Peyton Place by Grace Metalious( Visual )
12 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in English and Multiple languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"While Constance and the other parents in a picture-perfect New Hampshire town strive to keep their teenagers on the straight and narrow, scandals take place around them: A drunken school caretaker traumatizes his stepdaughter, which promps a murder, a trial and the revelation that nothing is as it seems in this beautifully photographed, spell-binding drama filled with top-notch performances"--Container
Studio classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A letter to three wives: "In director Joseph L Mankiesicz's sly drama, just as three women (Jeanne Crain, Ann Southerland and Linda Darnell) embark on a day-long boat trip, they receive a letter stating that someone has run off with one of their husbands. Now each must spend the day pondering her marriage, wondering if she is the unlucky wife"--Container
Rückkehr nach Peyton Place Roman by Grace Metalious( Book )
10 editions published between 1960 and 1968 in German and Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der enge weiße Kragen Roman by Grace Metalious( Book )
11 editions published between 1961 and 1970 in German and Undetermined and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chuyện một thị trấn nhỏ : tiểu thuyết by Grace Metalious( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Vietnamese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Xiao cheng feng yu by Mai Qin Li( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in Chinese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ritorno a Peyton Place : romanzo by Grace Metalious( Book )
12 editions published between 1959 and 1982 in Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peĭton-Pleĭs by Grace Metalious( Book )
3 editions published between 1957 and 1993 in Hebrew and Russian and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Net Adama v rai︠u︡ by Grace Metalious( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in Russian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Desk set Peyton Place ; Kiss them for me ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Desk set: "The mysterious man hanging about at the research department of a big TV network proves to be engineer Richard Sumner, who's been ordered to keep his real purpose secret: computerizing the office. Department head Bunny Watson, who knows everything, needs no computer to unmask Richard. The resulting battle of wits and witty dialogue pits Bunny's fear of losing her job against her dawning attraction to Richard"--Container
Mestece Peyton : roman by Grace Metalious( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in Slovenian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vrnitev v mestece Peyton : roman by Grace Metalious( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in Slovenian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der enge weiße Kragen (The tight white collar, dt.) Roman by Grace Metalious( Book )
4 editions published between 1961 and 1967 in Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
DeRepentigny, Marie Grace
מטאליוס, גרייס
מטליוס, גריס 1924-1964
מטליוס, גרס 1924-1964
Languages
English (205)
German (43)
Italian (34)
Spanish (30)
French (10)
Croatian (6)
Dutch (6)
Swedish (5)
Czech (4)
Chinese (3)
Greek, Modern (3)
Finnish (3)
Polish (2)
Hebrew (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Russian (2)
Slovenian (2)
Vietnamese (1)
Marathi (1)
Romanian (1)
Danish (1)
Catalan (1)
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