WorldCat Identities

Wister, Sarah 1761-1804

Overview
Works: 16 works in 40 publications in 1 language and 1,866 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal narratives  Diaries 
Roles: Composer
Classifications: E263.P4, 920.7
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Sarah Wister Publications about Sarah Wister
Publications by  Sarah Wister Publications by Sarah Wister
posthumous Publications by Sarah Wister, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Sarah Wister
Sally Wister's journal by Sarah Wister ( Book )
15 editions published between 1902 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Sally] "was the daughter of Daniel Wister, a prosperous merchant of Philadelphia, and was at this time being with her family in the retired farm house of the widow Hannah Foulke, on the Wissahickon, among the hills of Gwynedd, or North Wales, some fifteen miles away from the storm and stress of those anxious and exciting days in the war-blighted city. Here she stayed until the following July, when, the British having left Philadelphia, she, with the other members of the family, returned to their home in the city. During all this time, the journal was kept up, and occasional entries made, growing frequent and detailed as interesting events crowded one upon another, or brief and infrequent when 'a dull round of the same thing over again' made her declare, 'I shall hang up my pen until something offers worth relating"--Introd
[Sally Wister's] journal by Sarah Wister ( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
by Sarah Wister ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Journal written by Sarah Wister during the British occupation of Philadelphia, describes social life
Journal of Miss Sally Wister by Sarah Wister ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The journal and occasional writings of Sarah Wister by Sarah Wister ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Sally Wister's journal by Sarah Wister ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Sally wister's journal by Sarah Wister ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Sally Wister's journal, a true narrative ... 1777-1779 by Sarah Wister ( Book )
1 edition published in 1902 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.41 (from 0.00 for Journal of ... to 1.00 for Sally Wist ...)
Alternative Names
Wister, Sally, 1761-1804
Languages
English (38)
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