skip to content
Readings on Thornton Wilder Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Readings on Thornton Wilder

Author: Katie De Koster
Publisher: San Diego, CA : Greehaven Press, 1998.
Series: Greenhaven Press literary companion to American authors.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
An anthology of essays that examine the life and works of early nineteenth-century American writer Thornton Wilder, providing a personal perspective on the author, examining the major themes in his writings, and analyzing his three Pulizer Prize-winning works.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Thornton Wilder; Thornton Wilder; Thornton Wilder; Thornton Wilder
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katie De Koster
ISBN: 1565108159 9781565108158 1565108140 9781565108141
OCLC Number: 38239317
Description: 189 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: A personal perspective on Wilder --
An interview with the author --
A brother's perspective --
Major themes in Thornton Wilder's work --
Comedy --
Morality --
The Bridge of San Luis Rey --
Our town --
The skin of our teeth.
Series Title: Greenhaven Press literary companion to American authors.
Other Titles: Thornton Wilder
Responsibility: Katie de Koster, book editor.

Abstract:

An anthology of essays that examine the life and works of early nineteenth-century American writer Thornton Wilder, providing a personal perspective on the author, examining the major themes in his writings, and analyzing his three Pulizer Prize-winning works.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/38239317> # Readings on Thornton Wilder
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "38239317" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/143582123#Place/san_diego_ca> ; # San Diego, CA
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/100167035> ; # Thornton Wilder
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/143582123#Person/wilder_thornton_1897_1975> ; # Thornton Wilder
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/818.5209/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/143582123#Person/wilder_thornton> ; # Thornton Wilder
   schema:alternateName "Thornton Wilder" ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/114202850> ; # Katie De Koster
   schema:datePublished "1998" ;
   schema:description "An anthology of essays that examine the life and works of early nineteenth-century American writer Thornton Wilder, providing a personal perspective on the author, examining the major themes in his writings, and analyzing his three Pulizer Prize-winning works."@en ;
   schema:description "A personal perspective on Wilder -- An interview with the author -- A brother's perspective -- Major themes in Thornton Wilder's work -- Comedy -- Morality -- The Bridge of San Luis Rey -- Our town -- The skin of our teeth."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/143582123> ;
   schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/143582123#Series/the_greenhaven_press_literary_companion_to_american_authors> ; # The Greenhaven Press literary companion to American authors
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/143582123#Series/greenhaven_press_literary_companion_to_american_authors> ; # Greenhaven Press literary companion to American authors.
   schema:name "Readings on Thornton Wilder"@en ;
   schema:productID "38239317" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/38239317#PublicationEvent/san_diego_ca_greehaven_press_1998> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/143582123#Agent/greehaven_press> ; # Greehaven Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781565108158> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781565108141> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/38239317> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/143582123#Agent/greehaven_press> # Greehaven Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Greehaven Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/143582123#Person/wilder_thornton> # Thornton Wilder
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Wilder" ;
   schema:givenName "Thornton" ;
   schema:name "Thornton Wilder" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/143582123#Person/wilder_thornton_1897_1975> # Thornton Wilder
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1897" ;
   schema:deathDate "1975" ;
   schema:familyName "Wilder" ;
   schema:givenName "Thornton" ;
   schema:name "Thornton Wilder" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/143582123#Series/greenhaven_press_literary_companion_to_american_authors> # Greenhaven Press literary companion to American authors.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/38239317> ; # Readings on Thornton Wilder
   schema:name "Greenhaven Press literary companion to American authors." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/143582123#Series/the_greenhaven_press_literary_companion_to_american_authors> # The Greenhaven Press literary companion to American authors
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/38239317> ; # Readings on Thornton Wilder
   schema:name "The Greenhaven Press literary companion to American authors" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/100167035> # Thornton Wilder
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1897" ;
   schema:deathDate "1975" ;
   schema:familyName "Wilder" ;
   schema:givenName "Thornton" ;
   schema:name "Thornton Wilder" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/114202850> # Katie De Koster
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1948" ;
   schema:familyName "De Koster" ;
   schema:givenName "Katie" ;
   schema:name "Katie De Koster" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781565108141>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1565108140" ;
   schema:isbn "9781565108141" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781565108158>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1565108159" ;
   schema:isbn "9781565108158" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.