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The Resource When I was a child ; : an anthology, edited by Edward Wagenknecht, with an introduction by Walter de la Mare

When I was a child ; : an anthology, edited by Edward Wagenknecht, with an introduction by Walter de la Mare

Label
When I was a child ; : an anthology
Title
When I was a child ;
Title remainder
an anthology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Edward Wagenknecht, with an introduction by Walter de la Mare
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1900-2004
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Wagenknecht, Edward
Dewey number
820.82
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS509.C52
LC item number
W3
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1900-2004
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wagenknecht, Edward
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children
  • Autobiographies
  • Authors, American
  • Authors, English
Label
When I was a child ; : an anthology, edited by Edward Wagenknecht, with an introduction by Walter de la Mare
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First edition."
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. A CHILD WENT FORTH. 1. Dawn at Sandy-Knowe / Sir Walter Scott -- 2. The springs of Wandel / John Ruskin -- 3. The President's grandson / Henry Adams -- 4. Boy of the Pampas / W. H. Hudson -- II. THE BUSINESS OF BEING A BOY. 5. Paradise regained in Missouri / Mark Twain -- 6. The butterfly boy / Bliss Perry -- 7. The innocent eye / Herbert Read -- 8. Poverty, chastity, obedience / Eric Gill -- 9. Angel Mo' and her son, Roland Hayes / MacKinley Helm -- III. PRESCIENCE. 10. A small boy and others / Henry James -- 11. First impressions / Jane Addams -- 12. The dramatic impulse / Geraldine Farrar -- IV. LIVING IN HISTORY. 13. A child's memory of Lincoln / Mrs. Daniel Chester French -- 14. Being little in Cambridge / Eleanor Hallowell Abbott -- 15. Girlhood of a world traveler / Clara E. Laughlin -- 16. A little girl's Mark Twain / Dorothy Quick -- V. WEDNESDAY'S CHILDREN. 17. The blacking warehouse / Charles Dickens and John Forster -- 18. Pleasures and pains of poverty / Marjorie Bowen -- 19. Clouds of glory / J. Middleton Murry -- VI. TEMPERAMENT AND ENVIRONMENT. 20 The cherry orchard child / Kathleen Coyle -- 21. Boy of Caerleon / Arthur Machen -- 22. The "Dedicated" child / Sir Edmund Gosse -- 23. A Quaker boy goes to meeting / Rufus M. Jones -- 24. The Presbyterian child / Joseph Hergesheimer -- 25. The Lord's day in the nineties / Mary Ellen Chase -- 26. Spring of youth / LL. Wyn Griffith -- VII. EPISODES. 27. Small tragedies / Agnes Repplier -- 28. My first Christmas tree / Hamlin Garland -- 29. "Me" / E. H. Sothern -- 30. A miserable Merry Christmas / Lincoln Steffens -- 31. Slats / Max Miller -- 32. The penny-divers / Albert Halper -- VIII. IMPINGEMENTS. 33. The walnut tree / Mary Austin -- 34. Looking back through time / Forrest Reid -- 35. Life begins / Vida Dutton Scudder -- 36. A boy in the wood / Maurice Hewlett -- 37. Early memories / William Butler Yeats -- IX. THE SECRET WORLD OF CHILDHOOD. 38. Childish days and dreams / A. A. Milne
  • 39. The smell of cedar / Lizette Woodworth Reese -- 40. Unfading memories / Hans Zinsser -- 41. A childhood / Joan Arden
Control code
1490246
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxix, 477 pages
Lccn
46011816
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)965198
Label
When I was a child ; : an anthology, edited by Edward Wagenknecht, with an introduction by Walter de la Mare
Publication
Note
"First edition."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. A CHILD WENT FORTH. 1. Dawn at Sandy-Knowe / Sir Walter Scott -- 2. The springs of Wandel / John Ruskin -- 3. The President's grandson / Henry Adams -- 4. Boy of the Pampas / W. H. Hudson -- II. THE BUSINESS OF BEING A BOY. 5. Paradise regained in Missouri / Mark Twain -- 6. The butterfly boy / Bliss Perry -- 7. The innocent eye / Herbert Read -- 8. Poverty, chastity, obedience / Eric Gill -- 9. Angel Mo' and her son, Roland Hayes / MacKinley Helm -- III. PRESCIENCE. 10. A small boy and others / Henry James -- 11. First impressions / Jane Addams -- 12. The dramatic impulse / Geraldine Farrar -- IV. LIVING IN HISTORY. 13. A child's memory of Lincoln / Mrs. Daniel Chester French -- 14. Being little in Cambridge / Eleanor Hallowell Abbott -- 15. Girlhood of a world traveler / Clara E. Laughlin -- 16. A little girl's Mark Twain / Dorothy Quick -- V. WEDNESDAY'S CHILDREN. 17. The blacking warehouse / Charles Dickens and John Forster -- 18. Pleasures and pains of poverty / Marjorie Bowen -- 19. Clouds of glory / J. Middleton Murry -- VI. TEMPERAMENT AND ENVIRONMENT. 20 The cherry orchard child / Kathleen Coyle -- 21. Boy of Caerleon / Arthur Machen -- 22. The "Dedicated" child / Sir Edmund Gosse -- 23. A Quaker boy goes to meeting / Rufus M. Jones -- 24. The Presbyterian child / Joseph Hergesheimer -- 25. The Lord's day in the nineties / Mary Ellen Chase -- 26. Spring of youth / LL. Wyn Griffith -- VII. EPISODES. 27. Small tragedies / Agnes Repplier -- 28. My first Christmas tree / Hamlin Garland -- 29. "Me" / E. H. Sothern -- 30. A miserable Merry Christmas / Lincoln Steffens -- 31. Slats / Max Miller -- 32. The penny-divers / Albert Halper -- VIII. IMPINGEMENTS. 33. The walnut tree / Mary Austin -- 34. Looking back through time / Forrest Reid -- 35. Life begins / Vida Dutton Scudder -- 36. A boy in the wood / Maurice Hewlett -- 37. Early memories / William Butler Yeats -- IX. THE SECRET WORLD OF CHILDHOOD. 38. Childish days and dreams / A. A. Milne
  • 39. The smell of cedar / Lizette Woodworth Reese -- 40. Unfading memories / Hans Zinsser -- 41. A childhood / Joan Arden
Control code
1490246
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxix, 477 pages
Lccn
46011816
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)965198

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