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The Resource A girl of the Limberlost, Gene Stratton-Porter ; illustrations by Wladyslaw T. Benda

A girl of the Limberlost, Gene Stratton-Porter ; illustrations by Wladyslaw T. Benda

Label
A girl of the Limberlost
Title
A girl of the Limberlost
Statement of responsibility
Gene Stratton-Porter ; illustrations by Wladyslaw T. Benda
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Deeply wounded by her embittered mother's lack of sympathy for her aspirations, Elnora finds comfort in the nearby Limberlost Swamp, whose beauty and rich abundance provide her with the means to better her life
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1863-1924
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stratton-Porter, Gene
Dewey number
  • 813/.52
  • Fic
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Interest level
None
LC call number
PS3531.O7345
LC item number
G5 1984
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
6.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1873-1948
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Benda, Wladyslaw T.
Series statement
The Library of Indiana classics
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Self-reliance
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Swamps
  • Moths
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Indiana
  • Indiana
  • Indiana
Target audience
adolescent
Label
A girl of the Limberlost, Gene Stratton-Porter ; illustrations by Wladyslaw T. Benda
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: New York : Grosset & Dunlap, ©1909
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Wherein Elnora goes to high school and learns many lessons not found in her books -- Wherein Wesley and Margaret go shopping and Elnora's wardrobe is replenished -- Wherein Elnora visits the bird woman and opens a bank account -- Wherein the Sintons are disappointed and Mrs. Comstock learns that she can laugh -- Wherein Elnora receives a warning and Billy appears on the scene -- Wherein Mrs. Comstock indulges in frills and Billy reappears -- Wherein Mrs. Comstock manipulates Margaret and Billy acquires a residence -- Wherein the Limberlost tempts Elnora and Billy buries his father -- Wherein Elnora discovers a violin and Billy disciplines Margaret -- Wherein Elnora has more financial troubles and Mrs. Comstock again hears the song of the Limberlost -- Wherein Elnora graduates and Freckles and the Angel send gifts -- Wherein Margaret Sinton reveals a secret and Mrs. Comstock possesses the Limberlost -- Wherein Mother Love is bestowed on Elnora and she finds an assistant in moth hunting -- Wherein a new position is tendered Elnora and Philip Ammon is shown Limberlost violets -- Wherein Mrs. Comstock faces the Almighty and Philip Ammon writes a letter -- Wherein the Limberlost sings for Ammon and the talking trees tell great secrets -- Mrs. Comstock dances in the moonlight and Elnora makes a confession -- Wherein Mrs. Comstock experiments with rejuvenation and Elnora teaches natural history -- Wherein Philip Ammon gives a ball in honour of Edith Carr and Hart Henderson appears on the scene -- Wherein the Elder Ammon offers advice and Edith Carr experiences regrets -- Wherein Philip Ammon returns to the Limberlost and Elnora studies the situation -- Wherein Philip Ammon kneels to the Queen of Love and Chicago comes to the Limberlost -- Wherein Elnora reaches a decision and Freckles and the Angel appear -- Wherein Edith Carr wages a battle and Hart Henderson stands guard -- Wherein Philip finds Elnora and Edith Carr offers a yellow Emperor
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Midland book ed.
Extent
xiii, 479 pages, [4] pages of plates
Isbn
9780253133205
Lccn
83049523
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 3383340
  • (OCoLC)10800926
  • (OCoLC)ocm10800926
  • 2057313
  • 3383340
Label
A girl of the Limberlost, Gene Stratton-Porter ; illustrations by Wladyslaw T. Benda
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: New York : Grosset & Dunlap, ©1909
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Wherein Elnora goes to high school and learns many lessons not found in her books -- Wherein Wesley and Margaret go shopping and Elnora's wardrobe is replenished -- Wherein Elnora visits the bird woman and opens a bank account -- Wherein the Sintons are disappointed and Mrs. Comstock learns that she can laugh -- Wherein Elnora receives a warning and Billy appears on the scene -- Wherein Mrs. Comstock indulges in frills and Billy reappears -- Wherein Mrs. Comstock manipulates Margaret and Billy acquires a residence -- Wherein the Limberlost tempts Elnora and Billy buries his father -- Wherein Elnora discovers a violin and Billy disciplines Margaret -- Wherein Elnora has more financial troubles and Mrs. Comstock again hears the song of the Limberlost -- Wherein Elnora graduates and Freckles and the Angel send gifts -- Wherein Margaret Sinton reveals a secret and Mrs. Comstock possesses the Limberlost -- Wherein Mother Love is bestowed on Elnora and she finds an assistant in moth hunting -- Wherein a new position is tendered Elnora and Philip Ammon is shown Limberlost violets -- Wherein Mrs. Comstock faces the Almighty and Philip Ammon writes a letter -- Wherein the Limberlost sings for Ammon and the talking trees tell great secrets -- Mrs. Comstock dances in the moonlight and Elnora makes a confession -- Wherein Mrs. Comstock experiments with rejuvenation and Elnora teaches natural history -- Wherein Philip Ammon gives a ball in honour of Edith Carr and Hart Henderson appears on the scene -- Wherein the Elder Ammon offers advice and Edith Carr experiences regrets -- Wherein Philip Ammon returns to the Limberlost and Elnora studies the situation -- Wherein Philip Ammon kneels to the Queen of Love and Chicago comes to the Limberlost -- Wherein Elnora reaches a decision and Freckles and the Angel appear -- Wherein Edith Carr wages a battle and Hart Henderson stands guard -- Wherein Philip finds Elnora and Edith Carr offers a yellow Emperor
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st Midland book ed.
Extent
xiii, 479 pages, [4] pages of plates
Isbn
9780253133205
Lccn
83049523
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 3383340
  • (OCoLC)10800926
  • (OCoLC)ocm10800926
  • 2057313
  • 3383340

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