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A wonder-book for girls and boys

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Houghton, Mifflin , Boston
Classical Mythology, Study and tea
Statementby Nathaniel Hawthorne
SeriesRiverside literature series -- No. 17-18
The Physical Object
Paginationv. :
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Open LibraryOL26347678M
OCLC/WorldCa58463213

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Golding, Harry and a great selection of related books, art. 99 rows · Wonder book for girls and boys by Nathaniel Hawthorne; 98 editions; First published in. May 07,  · A Wonder-Book for Girls and Boys () is a children's book written by American author Nathaniel Hawthorne in which he rewrites myths from Greek mythology.

It was followed by a sequel, Tanglewood Tales. The stories in A Wonder-Book for Girls and Boys are /5. LibriVox recording of A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys by Nathaniel Hawthorne.

Read in English by Clive Catterall A Yankee student stays at a country house called Tanglewood during a golden New England fall. Also at the house are about a dozen children: younger cousins of the student and their friends of varying ages.

A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys Nathaniel Hawthorne Read by Clive Catterall ( stars; 54 reviews) A Yankee student stays at a country house called Tanglewood during a golden New England fall. Also at the house are about a dozen children: younger cousins of the student and their friends of varying ages.

The student, as much to amuse himself /5(54). Read this book now “A Wonder-Book for Girls & Boys” Hawthorne's "A Wonder-Book for Girls and Boys" retells some of the most famous ancient Greek myths. May 03,  · The Project Gutenberg eBook, A Wonder Book for Girls & Boys, by Nathaniel Hawthorne, Illustrated by Walter Crane This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.

Feb 05,  · Tales of Greek mythology have entertained countless generations of young readers with their accounts of brave heroes and heroines and the marvels and monsters that they encounter.

This edition of Greek Myths: A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys features Brand: Yesterday's Classics.

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May 03,  · A Wonder Book for Girls & Boys Alternate Title: Wonder Book for Girls and Boys Contents: The Gorgon's head -- The golden touch -- The paradise of children -- The three golden apples -- The miraculous pitcher -- The Chimaera.

Language: English: LoC Class: BL: Philosophy, Psychology, Religion: Religion: General, Miscellaneous and Atheism: LoC Class. A Wonder Book For Girls & Boys.

ZOOM Auto. PAGE. May 22,  · Type of material Book (Print, Microform, Electronic, etc.) Personal name Hawthorne, Nathaniel, » More like this Uniform title Wonder book for girls and boys » More like this Main title A wonder book for girls & boys / by Nathaniel Hawthorne ; with 60 designs by Walter Crane.

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Although dated on the title-page, A Wonder-Book for Girls and Boys was actually published in November 3, copies were printed, of which were distributed for review and the other 2, earned Hawthorne a 15% royalty on the cent price. Michael Gurian, whose national bestseller The Wonder of Boys presented a radical and enlightening view of parenting sons, now offers a groundbreaking approach to raising daughters.

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In the present version they have lost much of their classical aspect (or, at all events, the author has not been careful to preserve it), and have, perhaps, assumed a Gothic or romantic guiseFrom the Preface A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys, Vol.

() by Nathaniel HawthornePages: About A Wonder-Book for Girls and Boys. Six legends of Greek mythology, retold for children by Nathaniel Hawthorne. Included are The Gorgon’s Head, The Golden Touch, The Paradise of Children, The Three Golden Apples, The Miraculous Pitcher, and The Chimaera.

A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys. Nathaniel HAWTHORNE ( - ) A Yankee student stays at a country house called Tanglewood during a golden New England fall.

Also at the house are about a dozen children: younger cousins of the student and their friends of varying ages. The student, as much to amuse himself as to amuse the children. A wonder book for girls and boys Added t.p., illustrated in colors; title page in red and black.

The colored plates are mounted on paper within gilt-printed frames. The colored plates are mounted on paper within gilt-printed frames. Feb 01,  · It's a young adult book book about a little boy who's born with a disfigured face, written from his point of view.

It's incredibly charming, brutal and brilliant." --The Observer, Laura Dockrill. Dec 01,  · It truly is a "wonder book," full of high fantasy, thrilling action, and the inimitable imagery of a master.

Though geared towards "boys and girls," Hawthorne explains in his introduction that "children possess an unestimated sensibility to whatever is deep or 5/5(5). Read this book on Questia. Read the full-text online edition of A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys ().

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Introduction by Ola D'Aulaire. Hardcover book with dustjacket (not price clipped $). Light wear to jacket; interior is clean and tight in Like New. May 12, - Wonder Book for Girls and Boys. By Nathaniel Hawthorne (). With 60 Designs by Walter Crane (). Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company,See more ideas about Walter crane, Wonder book and Book girl.

Get this from a library. A wonder book for girls & boys. [Nathaniel Hawthorne; Walter Crane; Oxford University Press,] -- Retells the following Greek myths: "The Gorgon's Head," "The Golden Touch," "The Paradise of Children," "The Three Golden Apples," "The Miraculous Pitcher," and "The Chimaera." Includes essays on.

AN EXCEPTIONAL COPY OF HAWTHORNE’S FIRST CELEBRATED CHILDREN’S BOOK, A WONDER-BOOK FOR GIRLS AND BOYS HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel. A Wonder-Book For Girls and Boys With Engravings by Baker from Designs by Billings.

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Hinges starting, foxing to endpages and edges, sunning to edges of boards.A wonder book for girls & boys Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Contributor: Hawthorne, Nathaniel - Crane, Walter - Rogers, Bruce - Oliver Wendell Holmes Collection (Library of Congress) - Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress) Date: Nov 28,  · A Wonder Book For Girls and Boys is essentially an Anthology of short stories based on Greek Myths.

It features the well-known Greek characters of Medusa, King Midas, Pandora, Hercules, Pegasus etc. Nathaniel has very cleverly woven these myths 5/5.