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Old Mother West Wind : The Centennial Anniversary Edition (Hardcover) (Thornton W. Burgess)
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It's been a century since readers first ventured into the Green Forest to encounter Reddy Fox, Grandfather Frog, Jimmy Skunk, and other winsome characters. This special edition commemorates the 100th anniversary of Thornton W. Burgess's first published work, Old Mother WestWind, and its 1911 follow-up, Mother West Wind's Children. Replete with the original illustrations, these gentle stories offerchildren enduring lessons about ecology and respect for wildlife.
Offered together for the first time in one volume, this hardcover edition includes Thornton W. Burgess' first published work, Old Mother West Wind, and its 1911 follow-up, Mother West Wind's Children. Filled with gentle160;lessons, the tales marked the author's arrival160;as a significant figure in children's literature. This 100th anniversary edition includes George Kerr's original illustrations.
Number of Pages: 316
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Publisher: Dover Pubns
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Thornton W. Burgess
Street Date: June 16, 2011
Item Number (DPCI): 247-06-1338