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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

-- Margaret Caroline Anderson on WorldCat --

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.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

My thirty years' war;
ISBN: B000856JQ6

Covici, Friede. 1930

The Fiery Fountains
ISBN: 1178649431

Nabu Press. 2011

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.

Forbidden Fires
ISBN: 1562801236

Naiad Pr. 1996

An autobiographical novel, first published in 1958, about the founder of a literary magazine and her love for a French actress who claims that her religious faith makes it impossible to discuss, much less act on, the two women's desire for each other, isaccompanied by biographical and historical information

Unknowable Gurdjieff: G.I. Gurdjieff
ISBN: 071001015X

Routledge & Kegan Paul PLC. 1962

The Strange Necessity
ISBN: 0818002123

Horizon Pr. 1982

In this third volume of her autobiography the editor of the Little Review discusses literary figures such as Capote, Cocteau, Auden, and Agee


  • Chicago Literary Hall of Fame, 2014