|←Author Index: At||Gertrude Atherton
An American writer of novels, short stories, articles and essays, on such issues as feminism, politics, and war.Many of her novels are set in her home state of California. Her bestseller Black Oxen (1923) was made into a silent movie of the same name.
This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.
Articles attributed to this author are designated in EB1911 by the initials "G. A.* "
- What Dreams May Come (1888)
- The Doomswoman: An Historical Romance of Old California (1893)
- The Valiant Runaways (1898)
- Senator North (1900)
- The Splendid Idle Forties: Stories of Old California (1902)
- The Bell in the Fog and Other Stories (1905)
- The Traveling Thirds (1905; novella, in the Short Stories)
- Rezanov (1906)
- The Living Present (1917)
- The White Morning. A Novel of the Power of the German Women in Wartime (1918)
- The Avalanche (1919)
- The Sisters-In-Law: A novel of our times (1921)
- Sleeping Fires (1922)
Individual short stories
- The Bell in the Fog (1905)
- Death and the Woman (1892)
- A Monarch of a Small Survey (1905, in The Smart Set, vol 4)
- The Striding Place (1896)
- The Sacrificial Altar (1916)
- “Atherton, Gertrude Franklin,” in Appletons' Cyclopædia of American Biography, New York: D. Appleton and Co. (1900)