Individual Author Record
Name: Elia Wilkinson PeattiePen Name: None Genre: Born: January 15, 1862 in Kalamazoo, Michigan Sites:
Illinois ConnectionPeattie moved with her family to Chicago when she was young.
Biographical and Professional InformationElia Peattie was a Chicago journalist, novelist and short-story writer. Peattie began her career as a reporter with the <i>Chicago Tribune</i> in 1884 and eventually held the influential post of literary editor of the <i>Tribune</i> from 1901 to 1917. She published hundreds of short stories and 32 books, including <i>The Precipice</i> (1914), perhaps her best novel. Others include <i>Lotta Embury's Career</i> (1915), <i>The Newcomers</i> (1916), and <i>Sarah Brewster's Relatives</i> (1916). She was the mother of naturalist Donald Culross Peattie.
- The Story of America, Containing the Romantic Incidents of History, R.S. King, 1889
- A Journey Through Wonderland, Rand McNally, 1890
- The Judge, Rand McNally, 1890
- With Script and Staff, A Tale of the Children`s Crusade, A.D.F. Randolph and Company, 1891
- The Pictorial Story of America Containing the Romantic Incidents of History from the Discovery of America to the Present Day, American Publishing and Engraving, 1895
- Our Chosen Land, A Romantic Story of America, Wabash Publishing Co, 1896
- The Precipice, 1914
- Lotta Embury's Career, 1915
- The Newcomers, 1916
- Sarah Brewster's Relatives, 1916
Titles At Your Library
ISBN: 140686563X Echo Library. 2008 First published in 1914
Sarah Brewster's relatives,
ISBN: B00087PGHC Houghton Mifflin Company. 1916
A Mountain Woman
ISBN: 1434616533 BiblioBazaar. 2007 This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience. We believe this work is culturally important and have elected to bring the book back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. This text refers to the Bibliobazaar edition.