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Published by Bobbs-Merrill in Indianapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hobart, Alice Tisdale, -- 1882-1967.

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    Statementby Ruth Moore.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination23 p. :
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15196450M

    The Books of the Century: Alice Tisdale Hobart, Oil for the Lamps of China. Isak Walter Benjamin, The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction. Dale Carnegie, .   Pamela is the 15 year old handmaid of Lady B When her beloved mistress dies, she becomes the servant of Lady B--’s son, Mr. B Mr. B-- takes what you might call an ungentlemanly interest in Pamela. Not to put too fine a point on it, he tries to rape her. Repeatedly. Pamela is well.   However, in Oil for the Lamps of China, a recent work on the fringe of this arbitrary labor novel classifications, Alice Tisdale Hobart gave a delicate portrayal of the relations of the white collar worker to that sinister power which she called only “the Company” that was none the less powerful. And the Hobart novel offers an excellent.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Moore, Ruth. Work of Alice Tisdale Hobart. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, [?] (OCoLC) Named Person.

Alice Tisdale Hobart (Janu – Ma ) born Alice Nourse in Lockport, New York, was an American most famous book, Oil for the Lamps of China, which was also made into a film, drew heavily on her experiences as the wife of an American oil executive in China amid the turmoil of the overthrow of the Manchu Dynasty in Alice Tisdale Hobart has 13 books on Goodreads with ratings.

Alice Tisdale Hobart’s most popular book is Oil for the Lamps of China. The Cleft Rock book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The Dodd family, rich and powerful because of its extensive land hol /5.

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This author, Alice Tisdale Hobart, was the famous writer of "OIL FOR THE LAMPS OF CHINA", a story she wrote after being stationed with her husband in big cities and remote parts of pre-Maoist China. She was a young American out of work, along with her husband, when they accepted the offer to be sales reps for Standard Oil around China.5/5(1).

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Hobart, Alice Tisdale Overview. Works: The work of Alice Tisdale Hobart by Ruth Moore (Book) Fifty writing years: a reminiscence by Alice Tisdale Hobart Pioneering where the world is old, (leaves from a Manchurian note-book) by Alice Tisdale Hobart. Oil for the Lamps of China () Oil for the Lamps of China () provides a perfect example of how Hollywood could cut the guts out of a novel yet still come up with rousing entertainment by dint of sheer professionalism.

Alice Tisdale Hobart's book had spent more than a year on the best-seller list while also attracting attention for its attack on the heartless management policies of U.S. The best chance for success since Oil For The Lamps of China, in a story of a doctor struggling against the superstitution and ignorance of the Chinese among whom he strove to work.

Again the impact of Western civilization upon the East &#; with tragic upheavals and loss of basic and fundamental standards. Again the story of a marriage, caught in the maelstrom of defeat beyond their power.

Oil for the Lamps of China () was a best-selling novel when it was first published, just a few years after Pearl Buck’s The Good Earth (). The hero of the story is a keen, young American businessman who wants to bring “light” and progress to China in the form of oil and oil lamps, but who is caught between Chinese revolutionary nationalism in the s and the heartless American Brand: Camphor Press Ltd.

Pioneering where the world is old (leaves from a Manchurian note-book) Item PreviewPages: Quantity linear feet, (10 containers) Collection Number Ax Summary Alice Tisdale Hobart was a writer who wrote about her life in China; her most successful book is Oil for the lamps of Alice Tisdale Hobart papers consist of correspondence, manuscripts, galley proofs, source materials, reviews, publicity materials, and copies of all books written by Alice Tisdale Hobart.

HOBART, Alice (Nourse) Tisdale. Born 28 JanuaryLockport, New York; died 14 MarchOakland, California. Also wrote under: Alice Tisdale Daughter of Edwin H. and Harriett Beaman Nourse; married Earle Tisdale Hobart, Alice Tisdale Hobart grew up near Chicago, Illinois, and attended the University of then worked as a YWCA secretary, later joining her elder sister, a.

Inthe novelist Alice Tisdale Hobart hired Moore. She moved with the Hobarts, first to Washington, D.C., then to Berkeley California.

During a visit to Maine inMoore's sister introduced her to Eleanor Mayo. Mayo accompanied Moore on her return to California with.

Alice Tisdale Hobart. Biography. Showing all 5 items. Jump to: Overview (3) Ma in Oakland, California, USA: Birth Name: Alice Nourse: Spouse (1) Earle Tisdale Hobart (29 June - 14 March ) (her death) Personal Quotes (1).

Click to read more about The Peacock Sheds His Tail by Alice Tisdale Hobart. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers All about The Peacock Sheds His Tail by Alice Tisdale Hobart. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. References to this work on external resources.5/5.

On September 4th, Alice Tisdale Hobart's The Cup and the Sword (see p. ) is to be published. Now comes this second book on California's wine industry, a book on a smaller scale, but a nice place of work, presenting with fidelity and sympathy the tradition of the vineyard, the devotion of the vintner to his fields.

This is the story of one vineyard. Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report examines energy sources and planning in the People's Republic of China. InAlice Tisdale Hobart, wife of the Standard Oil Company of New Jersey manage.

HOBART, Alice Tisdale (Cyrus LeRoy Baldridge). Pidgin Cargo [ORIGINAL ART WORK]. New York: The Century Co, (). First Edition. This copy with four original charcoal sketches on thin paper presumably for different concepts for the dustjacket.

The peacock sheds his tail by Hobart, Alice Tisdale, Publication date Publisher Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill Co Openlibrary_work OLW Page-progression lr Pages Ppi Scandate Internet Archive : First Edition The Peacock Sheds His Tail by Alice Tisdale Hobart $ Add to cart; Hungarian Bible – A SZÁZADOK LATKÉPE VAGY – The Work of creation in Pictures $ Add to cart; The Easter Book Of Legends and Stories – fourth edition $ Add to cart; copy of Mary’s Meadow by Juliana Horatia Ewing.

Oil for the Lamps of China () provides a perfect example of how Hollywood could cut the guts out of a novel yet still come up with rousing entertainment by dint of sheer professionalism. Alice Tisdale Hobart's book had spent more than a year on the best-seller list while also attracting attention for its attack on the heartless management policies of U.S.

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By Dawn Powell. New York: Charles. Set in the Northern Catskills, Hobart continues to be an agricultural community. It is also becoming known as a center for arts and literary culture as the Book Village hosts the annual Festival of Women Writers, several art shows, author readings and signings as well as the very popular Winter Respite Lecture Series all of which keeps the.

Directed by Henry King. With Rock Hudson, Jean Simmons, Claude Rains, Dorothy McGuire. InElizabeth Rambeau comes from England to live in California with her aunt and uncle of a winemaking dynasty, who are still wealthy despite 12 years of Prohibition.

Object: marriage to the heir of another vineyard, to further consolidate holdings in the Valley. But John Rambeau, Elizabeth's /10(). This is a digitized version of an article from The Times’s print archive, before the start of online publication in To preserve these articles as they originally appeared, The Times does.

Alice Tisdale Hobart (Janu – Ma ) born Alice Nourse in Lockport, New York, was an American novelist. Her most famous book, Oil for the Lamps of China, which was also made into a film, drew heavily on her experiences as the wife of an American oil executive in pre-communist China amid the turmoil of the overthrow of the Manchu Dynasty in The Cleft Rock by Alice Tisdale Hobart HB 1st Edition.

This book is in good condition, the cover has some gentle wear considering the age of the book. The pictures of the book describe the book very well.

The pages of the book look great. If you have any more questions please feel free to ask Rating: % positive. Vintage book with dust jacket, The Serpent Wreatthed Staff, a novel about doctors by Alice Tisdale Hobart, in excellent condition. The book measures 8 1/2 x 5 3/4 and has pages.

Minor edge wear to the dust jacket. Enjoy. Visit this link to my shop to see my other old books, antiques andPrice: $ Hired as an assistant by the writer Alice Tisdale Hobart; moves with her to California.

Begins work on The Weir. Returns to New York, becomes an associate editor at Reader’s Digest; continues work on The Weir. The Weir is published by William Morrow & Company; receives critical acclaim. Vern Sneider’s A Pail of Oysters is the most important English-language novel ever written about Taiwan.

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Work of Art Sinclair Lewis 7. Private Worlds Phyllis Bottome 8. Mary Peters Mary Ellen Chase 9. Oil for the Lamps of China Alice Tisdale Hobart Seven Gothic Tales Isak Dinesen 1.

Green Light Lloyd C. Douglas 2. Vein of Iron Ellen Glasgow 3. Of Time and the River Thomas Wolfe 4. Time Out of Mind Rachel Field 5. Good-Bye, Mr. Chips. Etsy uses cookies and similar technologies to give you a better experience, enabling things like: basic site functions; ensuring secure, safe transactionsRatings:   6.

Sinclair Lewis, Work of Art 7. Phyllis Bottome, Private Worlds 8. Mary Ellen Chase, Mary Peters 9. Alice Tisdale Hobart, Oil for the Lamps of China Isak Dinesen, Seven Gothic Tales.

Also published that year: James M. Cain, The Postman Always Rings Twice F. Scott Fitzgerald, Tender is the Night Robert Graves, I, Claudius Henry Miller. book per diem A book a day keeps the boredom away. Used, rare, vintage and antiquarian; classic literature, a favorite book from your childhood, a piece of printed history - you will find them all here.Handsome collection of five red bindings with black & gold accents containing novels by Alice Tisdale Hobart.

Includes Their Own Country, ; The Peacock Sheds Its Tail, ; The Cup And The Sword, ; River Supreme, ; Yang & Yin, ; New York: P.F. Collier & Son, hardcovers. Series of books inspired by Hobart's life in China as the wife of an oil company executive there. Fragile.Gusty's Child by Alice Tisdale Hobart,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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