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The Resource Thirty more famous stories retold, by James Baldwin

Thirty more famous stories retold, by James Baldwin

Label
Thirty more famous stories retold
Title
Thirty more famous stories retold
Statement of responsibility
by James Baldwin
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents thirty well-known stories involving such figures as Romulus and Remus, Christopher Columbus, Johann Gutenberg, King John, Hannibal, Balboa, Archimedes, Galileo, James Watt, Julius Caesar, Ulysses, and Penelope
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1841-1925
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Baldwin, James
Dewey number
904
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PS1059.B48
  • PZ7.B193
LC item number
  • T5 1905
  • T
Literary form
non fiction
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1868-1922
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  • Keller, A. J.
  • Meeker, Edwin J.
  • Edwards, H. C.
  • Perard, Victor
  • Fraser, Malcolm
  • American Book Company
Series statement
Eclectic Readings
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  • Children's stories
  • Explorers
  • Heroes
  • Heroes
  • Scientists
  • Philosophers
  • Biography
  • World history
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Readers
  • Rome
  • Great Britain
  • France
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Thirty more famous stories retold, by James Baldwin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
On cover: Eclectic readings
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Columbus and the egg -- "Upon a peak in Darien" - first story -- "Upon a peak in Darian" - second story -- The fountain of youth -- "Eureka!" -- Galileo and the lamps -- Sir Isaac Newton and the apple -- The first printer -- John Gutenberg and the voices -- James Watt and the teakettle -- Dr. Johnson and his father -- Webster and the woodchuck -- Friar Bacon and the brazen head -- "As rich as Crœsus" -- The gordian knot -- Why Alexander wept -- King Richard and Blondel -- King John and Prince Arthur -- King John and the Magna Charta -- Frederick Barbarossa -- The man in the iron mask -- The fall of Troy -- Penelope's web -- How Rome was founded -- How Decius Mus saved Rome -- "Delenda est Carthago" -- Hannibal, the hero of Carthage -- Crossing the Rubicon -- The white-headed Zal -- Peter Klaus the goatherd
Control code
1691968
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
235 pages
Lccn
05040804
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1691968
Label
Thirty more famous stories retold, by James Baldwin
Publication
Note
On cover: Eclectic readings
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Columbus and the egg -- "Upon a peak in Darien" - first story -- "Upon a peak in Darian" - second story -- The fountain of youth -- "Eureka!" -- Galileo and the lamps -- Sir Isaac Newton and the apple -- The first printer -- John Gutenberg and the voices -- James Watt and the teakettle -- Dr. Johnson and his father -- Webster and the woodchuck -- Friar Bacon and the brazen head -- "As rich as Crœsus" -- The gordian knot -- Why Alexander wept -- King Richard and Blondel -- King John and Prince Arthur -- King John and the Magna Charta -- Frederick Barbarossa -- The man in the iron mask -- The fall of Troy -- Penelope's web -- How Rome was founded -- How Decius Mus saved Rome -- "Delenda est Carthago" -- Hannibal, the hero of Carthage -- Crossing the Rubicon -- The white-headed Zal -- Peter Klaus the goatherd
Control code
1691968
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
235 pages
Lccn
05040804
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1691968

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