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Stratton-Porter, Gene 1863-1924

Overview
Works: 277 works in 1,460 publications in 6 languages and 39,403 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Didactic fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Domestic fiction  History  Fictional autobiographies  Drama  Biography  Religious fiction 
Roles: Author, Photographer
Classifications: PS3531.O7345, FIC
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A girl of the Limberlost by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

173 editions published between 1909 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 3,620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deeply wounded by her embittered mother's lack of sympathy for her aspirations, Elnora finds comfort in the nearby Limberlost Swamp, whose beauty and rich abundance provide her with the means to better her life
Freckles by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

152 editions published between 1900 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphaned and maimed, Freckles' bitterness about his fate is lessened when he is hired to guard a stretch of lumber in the wild Limberlost and, after meeting the beautiful "Swamp Angel," he determines to find out about his past
The harvester by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

99 editions published between 1902 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of a young man who finds the girl of his dreams and wins her love."
Laddie: a true blue story by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

96 editions published between 1913 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love between a brother and sister proves a strong bond against adversity
The keeper of the bees by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

36 editions published between 1909 and 2017 in English and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Veteran escapes from hospital to avoid being sent to tubercular isolation camp, and finds health in aiding a beekeeper
Michael O'Halloran by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

73 editions published between 1910 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chronicles the adventures of an orphaned newspaper boy in his 'hand-to-hand scuffle' with life in a midwestern metropolis ... The healing power of nature is also apparent, in a lovingly depicted tamarack swamp set near the city."--Back cover
A girl of the Limberlost by Gene Stratton-Porter( )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deeply wounded by her embittered mother's lack of sympathy for her aspirations, Elnora finds comfort in the nearby Limberlost Swamp, whose beauty and rich abundance provide her with the means to better her life
A daughter of the land by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

63 editions published between 1912 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indiana farmer denies daughter education and land which he gives to sons on reaching maturity
The song of the cardinal by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

61 editions published between 1903 and 2015 in English and French and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'The Song of the Cardinal' is a fascinating story of the life of a redbird, or Kentucky cardinal, as it is popularly called, who is born in the valley of the Wabash. The author possesses the soul of an artist and a poet, which enables her to invest the story with the charm of a rich and vivid imagination; while her knowledge of the habits and peculiarities of the redbird and the love she feels for the cardinal family impart a living interest to her work that makes the reader enter into the joys and tribulations, the triumphs, failures, and final victory of the hero, with much the same personal interest one feels in the leading figures of a well-told romance of life. Into the web and woof of the story the author has also woven a beautiful picture of an old man and woman who through the song and the presence of the cardinal are brought again into the loving, sympathetic nearness to each other that marked the golden days of their early married life' --
At the foot of the rainbow by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

50 editions published between 1907 and 2015 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Friends since childhood, Dannie Macnoun has always admired and gone out of his way to help Jimmy Malone and, despite the great harm he suffers at Jimmy's hands, remains blind to his friend's deceitful and spiteful character
Her father's daughter by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

61 editions published between 1921 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sisters find themselves in unimaginably trying circumstances: left as orphans with no one else to turn to, the girls struggle to make it on their meager income. When their already-tenuous existence is imperiled even further by unforeseen circumstances, the two begin a journey of discovery that leads them to truths about themselves -- and their legacy
A Girl of the Limberlost by Gene Stratton-Porter( Visual )

12 editions published between 1945 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elnora Comstock must choose between her dreams of attending high school or helping her widowed mother's struggle to keep their farm. Through the help of Mrs. Porter, a naturalist and photographer, Elnora is encouraged to reach her goals
The magic garden by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

15 editions published between 1900 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wealthy young girl spends her youth preparing for the return of a young man she has loved since childhood
The white flag by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

15 editions published between 1923 and 2010 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moths of the Limberlost : with water color and photographic illustrations from life by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

13 editions published between 1912 and 2016 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Birds of the Bible by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

17 editions published between 1851 and 2014 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coming through the swamp : the nature writings of Gene Stratton Porter by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homing with the birds; the history of a lifetime of personal experience with the birds by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

9 editions published in 1919 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Field o' my dreams : the poetry of Gene Stratton-Porter by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music of the wild, with reproductions of the performers, their instruments and festival halls by Gene Stratton-Porter( Book )

14 editions published between 1910 and 2015 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A girl of the Limberlost
Alternative Names
Gene Stratton-Porter American writer

Gene Stratton-Porter Amerikaans romanschrijfster (1863-1924)

Gene Stratton-Porter écrivain américain

Gene Stratton-Porter escriptora estatunidenca

Gene Stratton-Porter escritora estadounidense

Gene Stratton-Porter scriitoare americană

Gene Stratton-Porter yhdysvaltalainen kirjailija

Porte, Gene Stratton 1863-1924

Porter, G. Stratton-

Porter, Gene 1863-1924 (Stratton)

Porter, Gene S.- 1863-1924

Porter, Gene Stratton-

Porter, Gene, (Stratton), 1863-1924

Stratton-Porter, G.

Stratton-Porter, Gene

Stratton-Porter, Gene 1863-1924

Stratton-Porter, Geneva 1863-1924

ژن استارتون-پورتر

ポーター, G.

ポーター, ジーン

吉恩·斯特拉頓-波特

Languages
English (1,013)

Dutch (3)

Chinese (2)

Czech (2)

French (1)

Norwegian (1)

Covers
FrecklesThe harvesterLaddie: a true blue storyThe keeper of the beesMichael O'HalloranA girl of the LimberlostA daughter of the landThe song of the cardinal