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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Margaret Caroline Anderson  

Pen Name: Margaret Anderson, Margaret C. Anderson

Genre: History Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1886 in Indianapolis, IN

Died: 1973 in Le Cannet, France

Illinois Connection

Anderson moved to Chicago in 1908.

Biographical and Professional Information

During Chicago's Literary Renaissance, Margaret Anderson founded the avant-garde literary magazine, ''The Little Review''. From 1914 to 1929, the magazine featured a wide variety of transatlantic modernists and cultivated many early examples of experimental writing and art.


Chicago Literary Hall of Fame, 2014

Selected Titles At Your Library

Forbidden fires /
ISBN: 1562801236. OCLC Number: 33335725

Naiad Press,. .

A romance between two women, one of whom is a lesbian, the other who is not. The other considers lesbian practices a sin, yet her love is such that she cannot help herself. The setting is America and Europe, the time the 1950s.

My thirty years' war;
ISBN: 0818002107. OCLC Number: 75385

Horizon Press. .

My thirty years' war;
ISBN: 0837154294. OCLC Number: 133400

Greenwood Press. .

This is the autobiography of Margaret Anderson, who ran a literary magazine called The Little Review for 30 years ... from 1899 to 1929.

The fiery fountains;
ISBN: 0818002115. OCLC Number: 75928

Horizon Press. .

The strange necessity;
ISBN: 0818002123. OCLC Number: 73827

Horizon Press. .

The unknowable Gurdjieff. /
ISBN: 071001015X. OCLC Number: 844552584

[publisher not identified],. .