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Randall, Ruth Painter

Overview
Works: 33 works in 90 publications in 3 languages and 7,198 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Fiction  Anecdotes  History  Military history  Genealogy 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E457.25, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ruth Painter Randall
Mary Lincoln : biography of a marriage by Ruth Painter Randall( Book )

23 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The truth about the President's wife has for years been hidden under a mountain of myth built up largely by Lincoln's biographer and law partner, William H. Herndon. Now for the first time the true woman beneath that myth is presented in a warmly sympathetic biography based on new research. When the veil of legend surrounding her is torn aside, an entirely new picture of a woman and a marriage emerges
Lincoln's sons by Ruth Painter Randall( Book )

13 editions published between 1955 and 1956 in English and held by 1,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of Lincoln's family life, including biographies of all four of his sons - Eddie, Willie, Tad, and Robert
The courtship of Mr. Lincoln by Ruth Painter Randall( Book )

6 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reconstruction, largely from contemporary letters, of the three-year period of Abraham Lincoln's courtship of Mary Todd
I Mary : a biography of the girl who married Abraham Lincoln by Ruth Painter Randall( Book )

8 editions published in 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of the rich little fun-loving girl who grew up to be one of the country's first ladies, at a time of national crisis. She was affectionate and adoring, vain and extravagant. This biography presents both the gaiety and tragedy in the lives of Mary and "Mr Lincoln." (Publisher)
Colonel Elmer Ellsworth : a biography of Lincoln's friend and first hero of the Civil War by Ruth Painter Randall( Book )

5 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I, Elizabeth; a biography of the girl who married General George Armstrong Custer of "Custer's last stand." by Ruth Painter Randall( Book )

4 editions published between 1066 and 1966 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A biography of the girl who married General George Armstrong Custer of 'Custer's Last Stand.'"
I, Varina : a biography of the girl who married Jefferson Davis and became the First Lady of the South by Ruth Painter Randall( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The girl who married Jefferson Davis and became the First Lady of the South
I, Jessie; a biography of the girl who married John Charles Frémont, famous explorer of the West by Ruth Painter Randall( Book )

3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jessie, favorite daughter of Senator Thomas Hart Benton, had every opportunity, culturally and socially, that was available to an established family of influence and of comfortable means. She married a young, ambitious explorer, whose life was rich with dangers, political enemies, and violent ups and downs
Lincoln's animal friends : incidents about Abraham Lincoln and animals, woven into an intimate story of his life by Ruth Painter Randall( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at Abraham Lincoln's life by using his love for and encounters with animals
Zong tong fu ren by Irving Stone( Book )

2 editions published between 1953 and 1955 in Chinese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I, Varina by Ruth Painter Randall( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colonel Elmer Ellsworth. A biography of Lincoln's friend and first hero of the Civil War, etc. [With plates, including portraits.] by Ruth Painter Randall( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mary Lincoln was adjudged insane by Ruth Painter Randall( )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lincoln's faith was born of anguish by Ruth Painter Randall( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With malice toward none ... (except Lincoln's wife) by Ruth Painter Randall( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Lincoln revealed in a new light; letters and manuscripts contradict Herndon's portrayal of Mary Todd as a domestic tigress by Ruth Painter Randall( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lincolns were good neighbors; their warm sociable Springfield life is noted in recollections of contemporaries by Ruth Painter Randall( Book )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Lincoln: a portrait by his wife. Her writings reveal his kindness as a husband and father as well as his statesmanlike fiber by Ruth Painter Randall( Book )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family lore and effects of slavery on the Black psyche : Rosa Grammar's choice by Ruth Painter Randall( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Research materials regarding Elmer Ephraim Ellsworth by Frank E Brownell( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ellsworth, colonel of the New York Zouaves, First Regiment, was the first Union officer to die in the Civil War, assassinated during the May 24, 1861 capture of Alexandria, Virginia. His murderer was immediately killed by Zouave corporal Frank E. Brownell. The papers include a copy of Ellsworth's 1859 diary, with comments on his organization of the U.S. Zouave Cadets, a Chicago military organization; Brownell's writings about Ellsworth (undated); and correspondence, related papers, and clippings mainly covering Ellsworth's death and Brownell's research, lectures, and writings
 
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