Edna Ferber


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Noun1.Edna Ferber - United States novelistEdna Ferber - United States novelist; author of several popular novels (1887-1968)
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Cafe Europa provides a new Edna Ferber mystery set in Budapest before World War I, and follows Ferber across Europe on a journey to visit the homeland of her dead father.
Which Jerome Kern musical is based on an Edna Ferber novel?
Frank Dobie, Edna Ferber, Will Henry, Helen Hunt Jackson, Jack Schaefer, Wallace Stegner, John Steinbeck and Laura Ingalls Wilder.
Contributions from a wide array of fellow writers and publishers, including Upton Sinclair, Edna Ferber, Alfred Harcourt, Morris Fishbein, Samuel Putnam, H.
Kaufman and Edna Ferber, Three Comedies: "The Royal Family," "Dinner at Eight," "Stage Door" (New York: Applause, 1999), 131.
No one outside the mythical order was permitted to sit at the Round Table," said Edna Ferber (1885-1968).
In the late 70s and 80s, under the influence of feminist literary and historical studies, scholars began to write about such forgotten Jewish women writers as Anzia Yezierska, Edna Ferber, Jo Sinclair, and Tess Slesinger.
Vincent Millay, Dorothy Parker, and Edna Ferber are exhaustively detailed in this catty, chatty, gossipy, engaging story.
Kaufman and Edna Ferber comedy about the lives and loves of an ultrafamous clan of actors in New York.
6) No accredited historian wrote the first fully-developed and widely-read revisionist history of the West; this achievement belonged to popular American novelist, Edna Ferber.
The long list of authors from the first half of the twentieth century, which includes canonical writers like William Faulkner and forgotten stars like Edna Ferber, is hardly balanced by the short list of contemporary writers who have addressed this figure of racial ambiguity.