Thornton Wilder


Born
in Madison, Wisconsin, The United States
April 17, 1897

Died
December 07, 1975

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Thornton Niven Wilder was an American playwright and novelist. He received three Pulitzer Prizes, one for his novel The Bridge of San Luis Rey and two for his plays Our Town and The Skin of Our Teeth, and a National Book Award for his novel The Eighth Day.

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Our Town

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3.68 avg rating — 45,518 ratings — published 1938 — 63 editions
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The Bridge of San Luis Rey

3.80 avg rating — 30,204 ratings — published 1927 — 176 editions
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The Skin of Our Teeth

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3.85 avg rating — 4,344 ratings — published 1942 — 13 editions
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Three Plays: Our Town, The ...

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4.05 avg rating — 1,921 ratings — published 1958 — 38 editions
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The Eighth Day

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3.98 avg rating — 1,431 ratings — published 1967 — 35 editions
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The Ides of March

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3.99 avg rating — 1,439 ratings — published 1948 — 58 editions
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Theophilus North

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4.02 avg rating — 838 ratings — published 1973 — 34 editions
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The Matchmaker

3.69 avg rating — 641 ratings — published 1954 — 8 editions
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Heaven's My Destination

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3.73 avg rating — 312 ratings — published 1935 — 23 editions
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