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Gertrude F. Atherton • 77 Items / 47 Books, 27 Articles, 2 Reviews
California: An Intimate History (1914)
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Published Reviews
  1. New Books Reviewed
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    The Book of the Month (Review)
    California: An Intimate History, by Gertrude Atherton
    1. California: An Intimate History by Gertrude Atherton
    The North American Review, January 1915, p. 93
  2. Literature
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    Books on California (7 Reviews)
    The Tourist's California, by Ruth Kedzie Wood
    1. The Tourist's California by Ruth Kedzie Wood
    2. California, Romantic and Beautiful by George Wharton James
    3. California, the Land of the Sun by Sutton Palmer and Mary Austin
    4. California, Romantic and Resourceful by John F. Davis#2
    5. Spanish and Indian Place Names of California by Nellie Van de Grift Sanchez
    6. With the Flowers and Trees in California by Charles Francis Saunders
    7. California: An Intimate History by Gertrude Atherton
    The Nation, December 17, 1914, p. 714
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    Three Novels of Unrest (8 Reviews)
    The World War, by Elbert Francis Baldwin
    1. The World War by Elbert Francis Baldwin
    2. The Life of Thomas Brackett Reed by Samuel W. McCall
    3. The Edinburgh and Dore Lectures on Mental Science by Thomas Troward
    4. Before Vassar Opened by James Monroe Taylor
    5. Through the Grand Canyon from Wyoming to Mexico by Ellsworth L. Kolb
    6. California: An Intimate History by Gertrude Atherton
    7. Antarctic Adventure: Scott's Northern Party by Raymond E. Priestley
    8. On the Track of the Great by Aubrey Stanhope
    The Outlook, March 3, 1915, pp. 543-545
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    Our Own Tropics (9 Reviews)
    Cuba, Past and Present, by A. Hyatt Verrill
    1. Cuba, Past and Present by A. Hyatt Verrill
    2. Porto Rico Past, and Present, and San Domingo of To-Day by A. Hyatt Verrill
    3. South and Central American Trade Conditions of To-day by Alpheus Hyatt Verrill
    4. The Lower Amazon by Algot Lange
    5. Brazil and the Brazilians by G.J. Bruce
    6. California, Romantic and Beautiful by George Wharton James
    7. California: An Intimate History by Gertrude Atherton
    8. The Tourist's California by Ruth Kedzie Wood
    9. California and the Far West by K.E.M. Dumbell
    The Bookman, January 1915, pp. 569-572
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    A Shelf of Recent Books (10 Reviews)
    Pleasant History
    1. Harper's Literary Museum by Ola Elizabeth Winslow
    2. Captain John Smith by E. Keble Chatterton
    3. New England Colonial Life by Robert Means Lawrence
    4. A History of the Life and Death, Virtues and Exploits of General George Washington by Mason L. Weems
    5. Patriots Off Their Pedestals by Paul Wilstach
    6. The Capture of Old Vincennes by Milo M. Quaife, George Rogers Clark, and Governor Henry Hamilton, ...
    7. Readings in Hispanic-American History by N. Andrew N. Cleven
    8. California: An Intimate History by Gertrude Atherton
    9. A Pioneer of 1850 by George Willis Read and Georgia Willis Read
    10. The Wolf Cub by Count Gaston de Raousset-Boulbon
    The Bookman, November 1927, pp. 326-327
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    Check List of New Books (12 Reviews)
    History
    1. The Journal of William Maclay by Edgar S. Maclay and William Maclay
    2. Why Rome Fell by Edward Lucas White
    3. California: An Intimate History by Gertrude Atherton
    4. Lincoln and the Railroads by John W. Starr, Jr.
    5. In the Golden Nineties by Henry Collins Brown
    6. The Indians of North America by Edna Kenton
    7. Egypt by George Young
    8. Napoleon in Captivity by Julian Park and Count Aliksandr Balmain
    9. Mr. Belloc Still Objects to Mr. Wells's "Outline of History" by Hilaire Belloc
    10. Mr. Belloc Objects to "The Outline of History" by H.G. Wells
    11. A Companion to Mr. Wells's "Outline of History" by Hilaire Belloc
    12. The Greville Diary by Philip Whitwell Wilson and Charles Greville
    The American Mercury, November 1927
  7. Reviews of New Books
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    Holiday Books---Thirty of the Best (30 Reviews)
    California: An Intimate History, by Gertrude Atherton
    1. California: An Intimate History by Gertrude Atherton
    2. The Spell of Japan by Isabel Anderson
    3. From the Log of the Velsa by Arnold Bennett
    4. Famous War Correspondents by F. Lauriston Bullard
    5. The Amateur Garden by George W. Cable
    6. Unknown Mongolia by Douglas Carruthers
    7. Jewish Life in Modern Times by Israel Cohen
    8. Social Life in Old New England by Mary Caroline Crawford
    9. London Survivals by P.H. Ditchfield
    10. Early American Churches by Aymar Embury
    11. Between the Old World and the New by Guglielmo Ferrero
    12. Colonial Mansions of Maryland and Delaware by John Martin Hammond
    13. Highways and Byways in Shakespeare's Country by W.W. Hutton
    14. Life in America One Hundred Years Ago by Gaillard Hunt
    15. Indian Blankets and Their Makers by George Wharton James
    16. Russia: The Country of Extremes by N. Jarintzoff
    17. My Path Through Life by Lilli Lehmann
    18. Belgium, Her Kings, Kingdom, and People by John de Courcy MacDonnell
    19. Luca Della Robbia by Allan Marquand
    20. Delightful Dalmatia by Alice Lee Moque
    21. Colonial Homes and Their Furnishings by Mary Harrod Northend
    22. The Lure of the Camera by Charles S. Olcott
    23. The End of the Trail by E. Alexander Powell
    24. Westminster Abbey: Its Architecture, History and Monuments by Helen Marshall Pratt
    25. A Far Journey by Abraham Mitrie Rihbany
    26. The Charm of Ireland by Burton Egbert Stevenson
    27. Ten Thousand Miles with a Dog Sled by Hudson Stuck
    28. Recollections of Full Years by Helen Herron Taft
    29. The Lure of London by Lilian Whiting
    30. North Africa and the Desert by George E. Woodberry
    The Literary Digest, December 12, 1914, pp. 1186-1192