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Slesinger, Tess 1905-1945

Overview
Works: 53 works in 147 publications in 3 languages and 3,402 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Feminist fiction  Motion picture plays  Film and video adaptations  History 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Tess Slesinger
The good earth by Sidney A Franklin ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1937 and 2006 in English and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young farmer named Wang Lung marries a selfless, loyal slave girl, O-Lan. Wang is initially devoted to the land and rises to prosperity. Later, however, Wang deserts the land and takes a second wife and tragedy threatens to overwhelm him. Eventually Wang realizes that the land and O-Lan mean more to him than his wealth
Dance, girl, dance by Dorothy Arzner ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1940 and 2007 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Bubbles loves to dance. But she also likes to eat. Her friend Judy may choose to suffer for her art, but not Bubbles. She swaps her ballet shoes for a G-string...and turns patrons' fantasies into dollars as burlesque sensation Tiger Lily White. Directed by Dorothy Arzner, classic Hollywood's sole major female director." -- Container
Betty Smith's A tree grows in Brooklyn by Elia Kazan ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a young girl in turn of the century Brooklyn who adores her charming but irreponsible father and resents her mother who tries to hold the family together
On being told that her second husband has taken his first lover, and other stories by Tess Slesinger ( Book )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1975 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The unpossessed by Tess Slesinger ( Book )
7 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The unpossessed : a novel of the thirties by Tess Slesinger ( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Details the ins and outs and ups and downs of left-wing New York intellectual life and features a cast of litterateurs, layabouts, lotharios, academic activists, and fur-clad patrons of protest and the arts." -- Back cover
Time: the present : a book of short stories by Tess Slesinger ( Book )
8 editions published in 1935 in English and Undetermined and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Betty Smith's A tree grows in Brooklyn ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of life in turn-of-the-twentieth-century Brooklyn slums, as seen from the eyes of a bright young girl who is charmed by her alcoholic father
The unpossessed by Tess Slesinger ( Book )
7 editions published between 1934 and 1966 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On being told that her second husband has taken his first lover, and other stories by Tess Slesinger ( Book )
8 editions published between 1971 and 1990 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The bride wore red ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Italian count, seeking to prove that social position is a matter of luck, sends a struggling nightclub singer to a luxury resort to masquerade as a wealthy lady
Dance, girl, dance (1940) shooting script by Frank Davis ( )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Remember the day ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An elderly schoolteacher reminisces about a nominee for president who use to be her student
"A tree grows in Brooklyn" : screenplay by Tess Slesinger ( Book )
7 editions published between 1944 and 1977 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The unpossessed by Tess Slesinger ( Book )
5 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Remember the day by Tess Slesinger ( Book )
4 editions published between 1941 and 1942 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Mayflower presents a preview of Claudette Colbert in "Remember the Day," with John Payne, a Twentieth Century-Fox picture. Directed by Henry King, produced by William Perlberg, screen play by Tess Slesinger, Frank Davis, Allan Scott, based on the play by Philo Higley, Philip Dunning, director of photography: George Barnes, ASC
The good earth Dobra zemlja ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Braut trug rot ( Book )
1 edition published in 1937 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dance, girl, dance by Tess Slesinger ( Book )
2 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tree grows in Brooklyn (a Twentieth century-Fox production) by Tess Slesinger ( Book )
1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Davis, Tess Slesinger, 1905-1945
Slesinger, Theresa, 1905-1945
Languages
English (115)
Spanish (2)
German (2)
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