WorldCat Identities

Wister, Sarah 1761-1804

Overview
Works: 17 works in 50 publications in 1 language and 2,173 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal narratives  Diaries 
Roles: Author, Composer
Classifications: E263.P4, 973.38
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sarah Wister
Sally Wister's journal by Sarah Wister( Book )

17 editions published between 1902 and 1975 in English and held by 466 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"--Introduction
Journal by Sarah Wister( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The journal and occasional writings of Sarah Wister by Sarah Wister( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sally wister's journal, a true narrative by Sarah Wister( Book )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 2 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

Journal : A true narrative; being a Quaker maiden's account of her experiences with officers of the Continental Army, 1777-1778, ed. by Albert Cook Myers by Sarah Wister( Visual )

1 edition published in 1978 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The journal and occasional writings by Sarah Wister( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Sally Wister's journal
Alternative Names
Sally Wister American writer

Sally Wister Amerikaans dagboekschrijfster (1761-1804)

Wister, Sally 1761-1804

Languages
English (48)

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