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Adventures in reading / : J.M. Ross, Blanche J. Thompson

Label
Adventures in reading / : J.M. Ross, Blanche J. Thompson
Title
Adventures in reading /
Title remainder
J.M. Ross, Blanche J. Thompson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
820.822
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
PR1109
LC item number
.A27 1941
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Adventures in reading / : J.M. Ross, Blanche J. Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The first book of the new series for the last four years of high school. It is intended for the freshman year, to be followed by the other books in the series--Adventures in appreciation, Adventures in American literature, Adventures in English literature, Adventures in modern literature"--P. [iii]
  • First edition edited by J.M. Ross and H.C. Schweikert
  • "The rider of Loma Escondida / J. Frank Dobie": p. 125-133
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Short stories: Dog stories -- Character stories -- Humorous stories -- Ghost stories -- Situation stories -- Detective stories -- The one-act play -- The radio play -- Biography -- A long biography -- Adventure -- The essay -- The article and the digest -- Humor: Humorous prose -- Humorous verse -- Limericks -- Poetry: Old English ballads -- Modern ballads and narrative poems -- A long narrative poem -- America in verse -- About people -- In a thoughtful mood -- Lovely lyrics -- Choral reading -- The novel -- Thinking it over -- Acknowledgments -- Dictionary of words, names, and phrases -- Index of titles
Control code
5670699
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xiii, 976 p.
Lccn
41003830
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Dudley Dobie and Marcelle Smith, 2013 (Access. No. 2013-082). From the library of Dudley Dobie, Sr. Item laid in: TLS from Eleanor Fish, Editorial Department, Harcourt, Brace and Company, to Professor J. Frank Dobie, August 13, 1940 (1 sheet). Clothbound.
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)5670699
Label
Adventures in reading / : J.M. Ross, Blanche J. Thompson
Publication
Note
  • "The first book of the new series for the last four years of high school. It is intended for the freshman year, to be followed by the other books in the series--Adventures in appreciation, Adventures in American literature, Adventures in English literature, Adventures in modern literature"--P. [iii]
  • First edition edited by J.M. Ross and H.C. Schweikert
  • "The rider of Loma Escondida / J. Frank Dobie": p. 125-133
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Short stories: Dog stories -- Character stories -- Humorous stories -- Ghost stories -- Situation stories -- Detective stories -- The one-act play -- The radio play -- Biography -- A long biography -- Adventure -- The essay -- The article and the digest -- Humor: Humorous prose -- Humorous verse -- Limericks -- Poetry: Old English ballads -- Modern ballads and narrative poems -- A long narrative poem -- America in verse -- About people -- In a thoughtful mood -- Lovely lyrics -- Choral reading -- The novel -- Thinking it over -- Acknowledgments -- Dictionary of words, names, and phrases -- Index of titles
Control code
5670699
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xiii, 976 p.
Lccn
41003830
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Dudley Dobie and Marcelle Smith, 2013 (Access. No. 2013-082). From the library of Dudley Dobie, Sr. Item laid in: TLS from Eleanor Fish, Editorial Department, Harcourt, Brace and Company, to Professor J. Frank Dobie, August 13, 1940 (1 sheet). Clothbound.
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)5670699

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