WorldCat Identities

Sowerby, Githa 1876-1970

Overview
Works: 68 works in 184 publications in 3 languages and 772 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator
Classifications: PR6037.O9, 822.912
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Most widely held works about Githa Sowerby
 
Most widely held works by Githa Sowerby
Rutherford and son : a play in three acts by Githa Sowerby( Book )

22 editions published between 1912 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rutherford is the owner of a glass works, an oppressive patriarch who, blind to his children’s hopes, has bullied and undermined them without questioning that one day they will take over the business. This is the story of a family on the brink of collapse
Rutherford and Son by Githa Sowerby( Book )

24 editions published between 1912 and 2019 in English and German and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in 1912 during the upsurge of the British feminist movement, this powerful play deals with the oppressive patriarchal system of the industrial North at that time. Rutherford is the hard, tyrannical master of both his glassworks and his family, who attacks, degrades and rejects each of his children in turn. To his daughter Janet, her banishment is a release, and she forcefully condemns her father and his values
Cinderella by Githa Sowerby( Book )

9 editions published between 1915 and 2012 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simplified retelling, with an 18th-century setting, of the traditional tale of a girl serving as maid to her stepmother and stepsisters, who is helped by her fairy godmother to attend the palace ball where she dances with the prince
The stepmother : a play in prologue and three acts by Githa Sowerby( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Childhood by Millicent Sowerby( Book )

5 editions published in 1907 in English and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of poems about childhood
Yesterday's children by Githa Sowerby( Book )

7 editions published between 1908 and 1909 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gay book by Githa Sowerby( Book )

5 editions published between 1916 and 1935 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short poems whose subjects include watching a Punch and Judy show, swimming at the seaside, sitting for a portrait painter, and visiting a family of gypsies in the fields
The wise book by Githa Sowerby( Book )

4 editions published between 1906 and 1921 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bumbletoes by Githa Sowerby( Book )

3 editions published between 1907 and 1908 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before breakfast; a comedy in one act by Githa Sowerby( Book )

4 editions published between 1912 and 1913 in English and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little stories for little people by Githa Sowerby( Book )

2 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dainty book by Githa Sowerby( Book )

2 editions published in 1915 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little songs for little people by Githa Sowerby( Book )

3 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pretty book by Githa Sowerby( Book )

3 editions published between 1900 and 1914 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My birthday by Githa Sowerby( Book )

3 editions published between 1900 and 1912 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The glad book by Natalie Joan( Book )

1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grimm's fairy tales by Githa Sowerby( Book )

2 editions published between 1909 and 1910 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems of childhood by Githa Sowerby( Book )

2 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rutherford en Zoon : toneelspel in drie bedrijven by Githa Sowerby( Book )

1 edition published in 1913 in Dutch and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little plays for little people by Githa Sowerby( Book )

2 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.66 (from 0.44 for The glad b ... to 0.94 for Indoctrina ...)

Rutherford and Son
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Alternative Names
Githa Sowerby Playwright and writer

Githa Sowerby schrijver

Sowerby, K.G.

Sowerby, Katherine Githa.

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Languages
English (104)

German (2)

Dutch (1)