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Millhauser, Steven

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Works: 91 works in 400 publications in 6 languages and 16,048 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Psychological fiction  Film adaptations  Short stories  Short stories, American  History  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PS3563.I422, 813.54
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Martin Dressler : the tale of an American dreamer by Steven Millhauser( Book )
44 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,386 libraries worldwide
The rise and fall of a man of imagination. From a helper in his grandfather's cigar store in 19th Century New York, he rises to become an entrepreneur of fabulous creations, culminating in a hotel with moonlight, waterfalls and a Grecian temple where maidens recite poetry around the clock. Facing ruin, he comes to the conclusion he dreamed the wrong dream. By the author of Edwin Mullhouse
Dangerous laughter : thirteen stories by Steven Millhauser( Book )
17 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,392 libraries worldwide
A collection of darkly comic stories united by their obsession with obsession
We others : new and selected stories by Steven Millhauser( Book )
15 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 942 libraries worldwide
A collection of short works considers the boundaries between real and fantasy life and features such protagonists as a knife thrower, ghosts, and a cartoon cat and mouse
The king in the tree : three novellas by Steven Millhauser( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 935 libraries worldwide
Explores the diverse faces and shapes of love in three novellas--"Revenge," a study of erotic love and betrayal, and two works, "An Adventure of Don Juan" and "The King in the Tree," which transform classic fables into original tales of romance
The knife thrower and other stories by Steven Millhauser( Book )
22 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 932 libraries worldwide
Stories on the role of art in society. In the title piece, a knife thrower's vanity--he has to prove he is the best--and the audience's thirst for blood lead to tragedy, while in Paradise Park an amusement park outdoes its competition in exploiting man's base instincts
In the penny arcade : stories by Steven Millhauser( Book )
19 editions published between 1985 and 1999 in English and Japanese and held by 917 libraries worldwide
<Div>Winner of the 1997 Pulitzer Prize.</div>
Enchanted night : a novella by Steven Millhauser( Book )
22 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 864 libraries worldwide
A fantasy novella on the happenings in a Connecticut town one moonlit night. Two people romance, a woman pines for her lover, teens break into a house, a store mannequin comes to life. By the author of Martin Dressler
Martin Dressler the tale of an American dreamer by Steven Millhauser( file )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 834 libraries worldwide
The spectacular rise and eventual downfall of the son of an immigrant cigar maker who becomes a hotel magnate
Edwin Mullhouse: the life and death of an American writer, 1943-1954, by Jeffrey Cartwright : a novel by Steven Millhauser( Book )
33 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 830 libraries worldwide
The best friend of a child genius follows the gifted writer's brief career until his death at the age of eleven
The Barnum Museum : stories by Steven Millhauser( Book )
21 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 825 libraries worldwide
"The Barnum Museum is a combination waxworks, masked ball, and circus sideshow masquerading as a collection of short stories. Within its pages, note such sights as: a study of the motives and strategies used by the participants in the game of Clue, including the seduction of Miss Scarlet by Colonel Mustard; the Barnum Museum, a fantastic, monstrous landmark so compelling that an entire town finds its citizens gradually and inexorably disappearing into it; a bored dilettante who constructs an imaginary woman - and loses her to an imaginary man! - and a legendary magician so skilled at sleight-of-hand that he is pursued by police for the crime of erasing the line between the real and the conjured."--Jacket
Enchanted night by Steven Millhauser( Computer File )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 755 libraries worldwide
One hot summer night, as the full mon roses over a small Connecticut town, people are pulled outside by its radiant force. Millhauser creates a magical spall of the Moon and the fascinating visions make a symphony of light and shadow
The best American short stories 2012 : selected from U. S. and Canadian magazines by Heidi Pitlor( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 715 libraries worldwide
Presents twenty of the best works of short fiction of the past year from a variety of acclaimed sources
Portrait of a romantic by Steven Millhauser( Book )
11 editions published between 1977 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 537 libraries worldwide
Little kingdoms : three novellas by Steven Millhauser( Book )
13 editions published between 1993 and 1999 in English and held by 498 libraries worldwide
From the realm of Morpheus by Steven Millhauser( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 457 libraries worldwide
The Story and its writer : an introduction to short fiction by Ann Charters( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Information: 6th ed. Includes bibliographical references
Dangerous laughter by Steven Millhauser( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
A collection of darkly comic stories united by their obsession with obsession
The dome by Steven Millhauser( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
A suburban fad of enclosing one's house and backyard within a plastic dome becomes commonplace
Steven Millhauser une écriture sur le fil ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 44 libraries worldwide
La Vie trop brève d'Edwin Mullhouse écrivain américain, 1943-1954, par Jeffrey Cartwright : roman by Steven Millhauser( Book )
9 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in French and held by 43 libraries worldwide
La vie d'un enfant prodige, mort en laissant une oeuvre inconnue. Premier roman de Steven Millhauser, paru en 1975. Prix Médicis étranger
 
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Alternative Names
ミルハウザー, スティーヴン
Languages
English (250)
Japanese (15)
French (13)
Multiple languages (3)
Chinese (2)
Dutch (1)
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