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No castles on Main Street : American authors and their homes / by Stephanie Kraft.

Chicago : Rand McNally, [1979] .
ISBN 0528818287, 9780528818288

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George Washington
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
PS 141 .K7 (show me on map) Off-site
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
PS141 .K7 Off-site
UNIV General stacks
810.9 K7n, 1979 Available Request
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Lauinger stacks
PS141 .K7 Available Request
Subjects Authors, American -- Biography.
Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- United States.
Authors, American -- Homes and haunts.
Authors, American.
Historic buildings -- United States.
Historic buildings.
Literary landmarks -- United States.
Literary landmarks.
United States.
Description 239 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1979]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents H.L. Mencken and the Hollins Street house -- Hawthorne and the old manse -- Carl Sandburg and the railroad town -- Emily Dickinson and the homestead -- Hemingway and the island in the sun -- Thomas Wolfe, the angel, and the boardinghouse -- Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings: Newcomer at Cross Creek -- John Steinbeck: Salinas and the long valley -- Willa Cather, the prairie, and Red Cloud -- Mark Twain: Connecticut Yankee at home -- Emerson in Concord -- Edgar Allan Poe: Empty shrines on the Eastern seaboard -- Edith Wharton "at home": Mount in Lenox, Massachusetts -- William Faulkner and Rowan Oak -- Sinclair Lewis: No castles on Main street -- Laura Ingalls Wilder: House at the end of the road -- Walt Whitman and Mickle street house -- Sherwood Anderson's vanishing winesburg -- Flannery O'Connor: Redemption in Slash Pine country -- Paul Laurence Dunbar: Singer in Dayton -- Riley old home, Greenfield, Indiana -- Eugene field house, St. Louis -- George Washington Cable in New Orleans and Northampton -- Edgar Lee Masters and the Spoon River country -- Ellen Glasgow in Richmond -- F. Scott Fitzgerald in St. Paul: On the threshold of the jazz age -- Jack London and wolf house -- O. Henry in Austin: Cops, robbers and the rolling stone -- Owen Wister and the wild west -- Robinson Jeffers and Tor house -- Directory of authors' homes -- Notes on sources.
Genre Biography.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4775783
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Kraft, Stephanie.
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