Wonder-book for Girls and Boys by Nathaniel Hawthorne

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  • Classics,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/All Ages,
  • Children: Grades 4-6

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FormatHardcover
Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11826129M
ISBN 101421922002
ISBN 109781421922003

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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. 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. THE WONDER-BOOK FOR GIRLS AND BOYS- Nathaniel Hawthorne [].- Illustrated by F. Church (Frederick Stuart),ill.- Houghton-Mifflin Co.- Riverside Press, Cambridge-Boston (c) This edition before gift dedication on ffep is 6th Edition- Hardcover: 4to- G-VG fine binding of bevelled maroon cloth with.

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Wonder book for girls and boys by Nathaniel Hawthorne; 98 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Classical Mythology, Juvenile literature, Greek Mythology, Children's stories, American, Spanish language materials, Fairy tales, Mitología griega, Literatura juvenil, Accessible book, Mythologie grecque, Mythologie ancienne, Ouvrages pour la jeunesse; Places: United States.

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Hawthorne’s “A Wonder-Book for Boys and Girls” is an excellent and entertaining collection of stories of adventure and fantasy which serves as a great introduction to Greek mythology for younger readers. This edition is printed on premium acid-free : 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. 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.

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).

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First Edition. HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel. A Wonder-Book For Girls and Boys With Engravings by Baker from Designs by Billings. Boston: Ticknor, Reed, and Fields, Octavo, original blue cloth, blind-stamped border designs on the covers, lett Book Edition: First Edition.

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[Nathaniel Hawthorne; Walter Crane; Bruce Rogers; Oliver Wendell Holmes Collection (Library of Congress); Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress)]. A Wonder-Book for Boys and Girls is a classic retelling for children of some of the most famous stories from Greek mythology.

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All the tales are modified from the original myths. Title: A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys, Vol. By: Nathaniel Hawthorne Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: Vendor: Random House Publication Date: Dimensions: X X (inches) Weight: 1 pound 2 ounces ISBN: X ISBN Ages: Series: Everyman's Library Children's Classics Stock No: WWXPages: has a large selection of children’s books, including charming classics, gorgeous picture books, mystery and adventure series, and much more!/5().

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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.

Tanglewood Tales for Boys and Girls () is a book by American author Nathaniel Hawthorne, a sequel to A Wonder-Book for Girls and Boys. It is a re-writing of well-known Greek myths in a volume for children. The book includes the myths of: Hawthorne wrote an introduction, titled "The Wayside", referring to The Wayside in Concord, where he.

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