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Doubleday, Page & Company

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Works: 566 works in 1,102 publications in 1 language and 35,979 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Political fiction  Psychological fiction  Juvenile works  Didactic fiction  Adventure stories  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Spy stories 
Roles: Publisher, Copyright holder, Illustrator, Printer
Classifications: PS3537.I85, 813.52
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So big by Edna Ferber( Book )
3 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 1,108 libraries worldwide
Life story of Selina De Jong, the wife of a Dutch farmer, whose indomitable spirit rises above her many years of hardship
Thunder on the left by Christopher Morley( Book )
2 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 702 libraries worldwide
Fantasy about children at a party who decide to spy on their elders and their tangled lives
Alice Adams by Booth Tarkington( Book )
4 editions published between 1921 and 1923 in English and held by 672 libraries worldwide
Story of young woman's efforts to overcome the handicaps of little money and mediocre family
The deliverance : a romance of the Virginia tobacco fields by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
3 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 634 libraries worldwide
Novelist Ellen Glasgow returns to her native state of Virginia in this epic drama set in the post-Civil War period. Two families -- the Blakes and the Fletchers -- experience rapid shifts in fortune. The genteel Blakes lose everything they own, while the up-and-coming Fletchers claw their way to the top
The pit : a story of Chicago by Frank Norris( Book )
4 editions published between 1902 and 1903 in English and held by 623 libraries worldwide
The story of Curtis Jadwin, a man whose increasing attention to earning money in the wheat market of Chicago almost destroys his marriage. This book is a literary critique of the turn-of-the century capitalism
Sixes and sevens by O Henry( Book )
3 editions published between 1911 and 1927 in English and held by 580 libraries worldwide
Fans of classic short fiction will relish this collection of gems from one of the unquestioned masters of the form. From a down-on-his-luck troubadour to a talking statue, Sixes and Sevens is populated by a cast of quirky, endearing characters that only O. Henry could conjure, not to mention plenty of the author's trademark plot twists and surprise endings. It's a must-read for anyone hankering for a dose of entertaining, well-wrought writing
Rolling stones by O Henry( Book )
2 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 576 libraries worldwide
O. Henry is the pen name of American writer William Sydney Porter (1862-1910). Porter's 400 short stories are known for their wit, wordplay, characterization and the clever use of twist endings. He travelled to Austin in 1884, where he took a number of different jobs over the next several years, first as pharmacist then as a draftsman, bank teller and journalist. He also began writing as a sideline to employment. Porter's most prolific writing period started in 1902, when he moved to New York City to be near his publishers. He wrote 381 short stories while living there. He wrote a
Where the blue begins by Christopher Morley( Book )
3 editions published between 1922 and 1925 in English and held by 536 libraries worldwide
"The odyssey of Mr. Gissing has become and American classic. It is sheer delight from cover to cover. Its whimsies sparkle and its satire is never bitter. Arthur Rackham is the one artist whose draughtmanship and scrolery can match the rare wonder of Christopher Morley's story."--inside flap
The magnificent Ambersons by Booth Tarkington( Book )
2 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 525 libraries worldwide
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize when it was first published in 1918. The Magnificent Ambersons chronicles the changing fortunes of three generations of an American dynasty. The protagonist of Booth Tarkington's great historical drama is George Amberson Minafer, the spoiled and arrogant grandson of the founder of the family's magnificence. Eclipsed by a new breed of developers, financiers, and manufacturers, this pampered scion begins his gradual descent from the midwestern aristocracy to the working class
The wheel of life by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
2 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 487 libraries worldwide
This novel of Virginians in New York City was hailed by the New York Times as "the first important novel of 1906" and compared favorably to Wharton's House of Mirth. The novel focuses on the struggles of an aspiring young poet, Laura Wilde, but at its true core is Roger Adams, a poignant study in Christ-like self-abnegation
Puck of Pook's Hill by Rudyard Kipling( Book )
2 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 484 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Dan and Una and their adventures with Puck as he introduces them to the nearly forgotten pages of Old England's history and to the people who had lived near Pook's Hill and helped make that history from the time of Hadrian's Wall to the signing of Magna Carta and the Dissolution of the Monasteries. Includes stories and poems
The battle-ground by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
3 editions published between 1902 and 1910 in English and held by 465 libraries worldwide
The state of Virginia before secession and during the Civil War
The midlander by Booth Tarkington( Book )
6 editions published between 1923 and 1924 in English and held by 462 libraries worldwide
Mid-uest Babbitt, whose dream bring him unhappiness
Penrod by Booth Tarkington( Book )
2 editions published in 1914 in English and held by 437 libraries worldwide
A saga of the American boy
Ramsey Milholland by Booth Tarkington( Book )
2 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 414 libraries worldwide
The old man and the little boy, his grandson, sat together in the shade of the big walnut tree in the front yard, watching the "Decoration Day Parade," as it passed up the long street; and when the last of the veterans was out of sight the grandfather murmured the words of the tune that came drifting back from the now distant band at the head of the procession. "Yes, we'll all feel gay when Johnnie comes marching home again," he finished, with a musing chuckle. "Did you, Grandpa?" the boy asked. "Did I what?
The ancient law by Henry Sumner Maine( Book )
2 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 409 libraries worldwide
This book portrays white factory workers in the Virginia textile industry and the effects of industrial capitalism
Gold by Stewart Edward White( Book )
4 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
Part 1 of trilogy on California dealing with the gold rush of 1849, with scenes laid in Panama
The jungle by Upton Sinclair( Book )
6 editions published between 1906 and 2010 in English and held by 347 libraries worldwide
Describes the conditions of the Chicago stockyards through the eyes of a young immigrant struggling in America
Kim by Rudyard Kipling( Book )
2 editions published in 1901 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Kim is an orphan, living from hand to mouth in the teeming streets of Lahore. One day he meets a man quite unlike anything in his wide experience, a Tibetan lama on a quest. Kim's life suddenly acquires meaning and purpose as he becomes the lama's guide and protector--his chela. Other forces are at work as Kim is sucked into the intrigue of the Great Game and travels the Grand Trunk Road with his lama. How Kim and the lama meet their respective destinies on the road and in the mountains of India forms one of the most compelling adventure tales of all time
One man in his time by Ellen Anderson Gholson Glasgow( Book )
2 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
In One Man in His Time, Ellen Glasgow portrays Virginia in the aftermath of the Great War. Here is the story of Gideon Vetch, who rises from the lower class to become governor of Virginia, challenging the outdated interests and attitudes of the old Southern aristocracy, a popular theme in Glasgow's acclaimed novels
 
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