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Porter, Katherine Anne 1890-1980

Works: 991 works in 2,407 publications in 21 languages and 93,173 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Short stories  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Psychological fiction  Allegories  Biographies  Bibliography  Periodicals 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Author, Performer, Translator, Narrator, Author of introduction, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Lyricist
Classifications: PS3531.O752, 813.52
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Most widely held works by Katherine Anne Porter
Ship of fools by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )
199 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in 18 languages and held by 4,464 libraries worldwide
The 48 first-class passengers and the 900 Spaniards in steerage on a passenger-freighter crossing from Mexico to Germany in 1931 are traveling on a voyage of life
The collected stories of Katherine Anne Porter by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )
76 editions published between 1930 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 3,752 libraries worldwide
Set in Porter's native Texas and her beloved Mexico, prewar Nazi Germany and the gothic Old South, these are stories of love, outrage, betrayal, and spiritual reckoning that are severe but never cruel, and always exquisitely precise
Pale horse, pale rider : three short novels by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )
132 editions published between 1936 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,616 libraries worldwide
Contains three short novels, - Old Mortality, a story of race tracks, of the Deep South, of the survival and shattering of a family legend; Noon Wine, Texas and a dairy farm rescued from decay by a man who turns out to be an escaped lunatic from Dakota and of the tragedy that ended it all; Pale Horse, Pale Rider, a mystical story of the narrow ledge between life and death, set at the time of the flu epidemic
Flowering Judas and other stories by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )
96 editions published between 1930 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,149 libraries worldwide
This casebook on "Flowering Judas" addresses Porter's ambivalence surrounding her roles as woman and artist and also attests to the profound influence of Mexico upon her work
The Oxford book of short stories by V. S Pritchett( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 2,026 libraries worldwide
Sir Walter Scott / The Two Drovers, Nathaniel Hawthorne/ The Birthmark, Edgar Allen Poe / The Fall Of The House Of Usher, ETC
The collected essays and occasional writings of Katherine Anne Porter by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )
24 editions published between 1970 and 1992 in English and held by 1,856 libraries worldwide
Anthology of the distinguished American author's essays, biographical memoirs and poems on such diverse subjects as Thomas Hardy, marriage, the creative process and Dylan Thomas
The leaning tower, and other stories by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )
72 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,799 libraries worldwide
Incomparable in their dramatic clarity and emotional force, the nine gems in this 1944 collection, now available in an exclusive Library of America e-book edition, affirm Katherine Anne Porter's genius for writing stories, as Eudora Welty observed, "with a power that stamps them to their very last detail on the memory."
The martyr by Katherine Anne Porter( file )
8 editions published between 1965 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,748 libraries worldwide
A treasury of short stories : favorites of the past hundred years from Turgenev to Thurber, from Balzac to Hemingway ; with biographical sketches of the authors by Bernardine Kielty( Book )
1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 1,476 libraries worldwide
The death of Ivan IIyich; a day in the country, two little soldiers; Quattrocentisteria; the secret sharer; the pace of youth; the coming-out of Maggie; the voice in the night; the old hunter; the doll's house; Babylon Revistied; a telephone call
Uncollected early prose of Katherine Anne Porter by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )
9 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,221 libraries worldwide
This volume brings together 29 pieces dating from before 1932, none of which appear in her collected works and many of which are published here for the first time. Includes both fiction and essays
Fifty years of the American short story : from the O. Henry awards, 1919-1970 by William Miller Abrahams( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 1,187 libraries worldwide
Selections from Prize stories
Collected stories and other writings by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )
12 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,133 libraries worldwide
A complete volume of the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award-winning author's short stories includes a selection of definitive essays as gathered from her 1952 collection, The Days Before, as well as additional works from her early and later years
The days before by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )
25 editions published between 1952 and 1971 in English and held by 1,122 libraries worldwide
Conversations with Katherine Anne Porter, refugee from Indian Creek by Enrique Hank Lopez( Book )
6 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and Japanese and held by 1,083 libraries worldwide
This book is the story of a life as its holder perceived it. Here is the life, as she recalled it, of a great writer of fiction, of Ship of Fools, of "Leaning Tower," of the miraculous Miranda stories. Her fiction came so much from her life, from her observations, from her insecurities, fears and obsessions, that sometimes it is difficult to find the line between the fiction and the life. It was apparently so for her as well, as is clear in the Miranda stories and in her autobiographical recollections of her mother's death (see page 3). The lines between the life of the imagination and the life of Katherine Anne Porter blurred and melded. The result is in your hands. It is not unlike the notebooks of a psychoanalyst, I presume, in that there is here the revelation of the life perceived by the subject, not always the life that was led. In any event, I hope this presents a balanced view of the world of Katherine Anne Porter. - Author's note
The old order; stories of the South, from Flowering Judas, Pale horse, pale rider, and the leaning tower by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )
37 editions published between 1930 and 1988 in English and held by 813 libraries worldwide
The Best American short stories ... and the yearbook of the American short story ( serial )
in English and held by 657 libraries worldwide
Downhome : an anthology of Southern women writers ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 643 libraries worldwide
Stories by Southern women. In Tina McElroy Ansa's Sarah, two girls pretend they are their parents making love, while Lee Smith's Tongues of Fire is a portrait of local manners, as when the narrator explains her mother's incessant chatter to fill a void in a conversation, "This was another of Mama's rules: A lady never lets a silence fall."
The modern short story in the making by Whit Burnett( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 638 libraries worldwide
Selections from various types of short stories, with writers' and editors' commentaries, and definitions of the types of stories. Authors range from Mailer to Tennessee Williams. For contents, see Author Catalog
A Christmas story by Katherine Anne Porter( Book )
8 editions published between 1958 and 1975 in English and German and held by 504 libraries worldwide
When martial arts teacher Ken Chan is murdered right before her eyes, ex-Manhattanite and Jewish deli owner Gwen Katz gets some help from an eccentric new-age entrepreneur to discover if a local hate-group is responsible for the crime
An anthology of stories from the Southern review ( Book )
1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Catherina Anne Porter
Kʻai-shu-ling An Po-tʻe 1890-1980
Katherine Anne Porter Amerikaans journalist
Katherine Anne Porter Amerikaans journaliste
Katherine Anne Porter giornalista, scrittrice e attivista statunitense
Katherine Anne Porter journaliste américaine
Katherine Anne Porter US-amerikanische Journalistin und Schriftstellerin
Po-tʻe, Kʻai-shu-ling An 1890-1980
Porter, Callie Russell.
Porter, Katherine A.
Porter, Katherine A. 1890-1980
Porter, Katherine Anne
Porter, Katherine Anne 1894-
Pūrtir, Kātrīn An 1890-1980
Катрин Ан Портър
Кетрін Енн Портер
Кэтрын Эн Портэр
Портер, Кэтрин Энн
Портер, Кэтрин Энн, 1890-1980
קת'רין אן פורטר
كاترين آن بورتر، 1890-1980
كاثرين آن بورتر، 1890-1980
كاثرين بوتر
پورتر، کاترين ان، 1890-1980
کاترین آن پورتر
केथरिन एन पोर्टर
കാതറീൻ ആനി പോർട്ടർ
ポーター, アン
波特, 凯・安
波特凱淑琳安 1890-1980
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