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Beidler, Peter G.

Works: 46 works in 244 publications in 2 languages and 11,767 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Ghost stories  Handbooks and manuals  Catalogs  Reference works  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  Romances 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PS2116, 813.4
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Publications about Peter G Beidler
Publications by Peter G Beidler
Most widely held works about Peter G Beidler
Most widely held works by Peter G Beidler
A reader's guide to the novels of Louise Erdrich by Peter G Beidler( Book )
25 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 1,082 libraries worldwide
"A revised and expanded, comprehensive guide to the novels of Native American author Louise Erdrich from Love Medicine to The Painted Drum. Includes chronologies, genealogical charts, complete dictionary of characters, map and geographical details about settings, and a glossary of all the Ojibwe words and phrases used in the novels"--Provided by publisher
A manual of the writings in Middle English, 1050-1500 by Modern Language Association of America( Book )
30 editions published between 1926 and 2005 in English and held by 925 libraries worldwide
The American Indian in short fiction : an annotated bibliography by Peter G Beidler( Book )
9 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 650 libraries worldwide
Includes Indian tribes index and subject keyword index
Ghosts, demons, and Henry James : the turn of the screw at the turn of the century by Peter G Beidler( Book )
9 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 631 libraries worldwide
Approaches to teaching Henry James's Daisy Miller and the turn of the screw ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
Offers a variety of approaches to teaching two of Henry James's most frequently taught novellas, and includes a number of essays that provide a critical analysis of his works, critical texts to use in the classroom, biographical information, and teaching resources
Masculinities in Chaucer : approaches to maleness in the Canterbury tales and Troilus and Criseyde ( Book )
9 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
Fig Tree John : an Indian in fact and fiction by Peter G Beidler( Book )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
John Gower's literary transformations in the Confessio amantis : original articles and translations ( Book )
4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
Native Americans in the Saturday evening post by Peter G Beidler( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
The Native American in short fiction in the Saturday Evening Post : an annotated bibliography by Peter G Beidler( Book )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
The authors "focus on the Indian in the short fiction from the magazine, giving summaries of the plots, including dialogue from the characters, to show how American Indians were presented by story writers. The earliest of these stories appeared in 1897, the last in 1968. Over this period of approximately seventy years, 265 stories contain one Indian or many. In some they are only mentioned; in others they are central actors."--Editor's foreword, p. xi
The lives of the Miller's Tale : the roots, composition and retellings of Chaucer's bawdy story by Peter G Beidler( Book )
4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
"With his Miller's Tale Chaucer transformed a colorless Middle Dutch account into the lively, dramatic story of raunchy Nicholas, sexy Alison, foolish John and squeamish Absolon. This book focuses on the ways the narrative more effective through dialogue, scene division, music, visual effects and staging. The book's second half covers more than 30 of the tale's retellings"
Murdering Indians : a documentary history of the 1897 killings that inspired Louise Erdrich's the Plague of Doves by Peter G Beidler( Book )
5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
In February of 1897, a family of six -- four generations, including twin infant sons and their aged great-grandmother -- was brutally murdered in rural North Dakota. The weapons used were a shotgun, an axe, a pitchfork, a spade, and a club. Several Dakota Indians from the nearby Standing Rock reservation were arrested, and one was tried, pronounced guilty and sentenced to be hanged. The conviction was reversed by the state Supreme Court, which ordered a new trial. Only a week later, however, a mob of thirty angry men broke into the county jail in the middle of the night, dragged three of the five accused Indians out, and hanged them from a butcher's windlass. These events were fodder for hundreds of newspaper articles, letters, and legal documents. Many of those documents, including the transcript of the trial convicting one of the Indians and the statement by the state Supreme Court reversing the conviction, are collected in this work, and, with the author's commentary, tell a disturbing tale of racism and revenge in the pioneer West, one that provided the basic story line for Ojibwe novelist Louise Erdrich's acclaimed novel The Plague of Doves
The Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
"Lively, absorbing, often outrageously funny, Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales is a work of genius, an undisputed classic that has held a special appeal for each generation of readers. The Tales gathers twenty-nine of literature's most enduring (and endearing) characters in a vivid group portrait that captures the full spectrum of medieval society, from the exalted Knight to the humble Plowman. This new edition includes a comprehensive introduction that summarizes some of the most important historical events and movements that defined the world of Chaucer and his pilgrims; two additional tales (Reeve's and Shipman's); introductions for each tale designed to prepare the reader for a better understanding and enjoyment of the tale; newly written and conveniently placed explanatory notes; and a new, more easily understood system for learning to pronounce Chaucerian Middle English."
A reader's companion to J.D. Salinger's The catcher in the rye by Peter G Beidler( Book )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Forklaringer til læseren af "The catcher in the rye" for at forstå de mange henvisninger til bl.a. steder, bøger og film, Salinger omtaler i romanen
Writing matters by Peter G Beidler( Book )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
The shipman's tale by Geoffrey Chaucer( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English, Middle [1100-1500] and held by 43 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Beidler, Peter G.
Beidler, Peter G. (Peter Grant)
Beidler, Peter Grant.
Beidler, Peter Grant 1940-
Grant Beidler, Peter 1940-
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