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A Girl of the Limberlost - 1909

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Published by Book Jungle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - General,
  • History / United States / General,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages492
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8877824M
    ISBN 101594624380
    ISBN 109781594624384


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A Girl of the Limberlost, a novel by American writer and naturalist Gene Stratton-Porter, was published in August It is considered a classic of Indiana literature. It is the sequel to her earlier novel Freckles. The story takes place in Indiana, in and around the Limberlost Swamp, in the eastern part of the state/5(95).

A Girl of the Limberlost by Gene Stratton-Porter ( – ) was the author’s third novel, published in as a sequel to Freckles (), both of which are stories for “children of all ages.” Gene was enchanted by the great outdoors from an early age, and was encouraged by her parents to. I had great luck with their recommend of Daddy-Long-Legs, so when A Girl of the Limberlost, written inwas also highly recommended, I was all up for another delightful, old-fashioned experience.

Anne Shirley, make way for Elnora Comstock okay, Elnora was losing ground already with that name, but outdated names kind of come with the territory here, so I was still optimistic/5.

The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Gene Stratton-Porter. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this young adult, historical story are Elnora Comstock. The book has been awarded with, and many others/5. A Girl of the Limberlost is unquestionably the most cherished books. It is the timeless story of an impoverished young girl, Elnora Comstock, growing up on the edge of the Limberlost swamp, and in order to pay for her education, she collects by: A Girl of the Limberlost, a novel by American writer and naturalist Gene Stratton-Porter.

It is considered a classic of Indiana literature. It is the sequel to her earlier novel Freckles. Patricia. This auction is for the First Edition book, "A GIRL OF THE LIMBERLOST" by GENE STRATTON PORTER.

A heart warming tale of a young girl coming of age while growing up near the Limberlost Lake in Indiana, USA - Published by GROSSER & DUNLOP and illustrated by Wladyslaw T.

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Fifty years had passed between the publication of Alcott's Old-Fashioned Girl and this book. How many clues can you find in the first two chapters that Elnora is living in a more modern age. A Girl of the Limberlost by Stratton Porter, Gene and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Girl Limberlost, First Edition - AbeBooks Passion for books.

A Girl of the Limberlost () by Gene Stratton-Porter, a work of realist fiction with a naturalist bent, is considered one of the seminal works of Indiana fiction.

A sequel to the novel Freckles, it follows the main character Elnora Comstock, a poor young woman who lives with her mother Katharine, a widow. One of Gene Stratton-Porter's most famous novels, originally published in A story of a young girl who triumphed against adversity and poverty to achieve lasting happiness.4/5(20).

"The Girl of the Limberlost" was introduced to me decades ago by my mother who had loved the book in her turn as a young girl. My memories consisted of the butterflies eating carrion, the mother rejuvenating herself, and the mother redeeming her daughter's love by capturing a moth to replace one she had destroyed/5(2).

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Nature-based fiction series volume by photographer, artist, naturalist, and author of more than 20 books Gene Stratton Porter (), first published in by Doubleday. Romance is found by Elnora in the Limberlost wilderness. A Girl of the Limberlost by Gene Stratton-Porter; 48 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fiction, Swamps, Indiana in fiction, Mothers and daughters, Swamps in fiction, Self-reliance, Moths, Mothers and daughters in fiction, Self-reliance in fiction, Moths in fiction, Juvenile fiction, Girls in fiction, Girls, Conflict of generations, Conflict of generations in fiction, Classic.

A Girl of the Limberlost, a novel by American writer and naturalist Gene Stratton-Porter, was published in August It is considered a classic of Indiana literature. It is the sequel to her earlier novel Freckles. Patricia Raub (Senior Lecturer Author: Gene Stratton-Porter.

A GIRL OF THE LIMBERLOST By Gene Stratton Porter To All Girls Of The Limberlost In General And One Jeanette Helen Porter In Particular CHARACTERS: ELNORA, who collects moths to pay for her education, and lives the Golden Rule. PHILIP AMMON, who assists in moth hunting, and gains a new conception of love.

MRS. A Girl of the Limberlost, a novel written by the American writer and naturalist Gene Stratton-Porter, was first published in August The story takes place in Indiana, in and around the Limberlost Swamp, during the early 20th century.

A GIRL OF THE LIMBERLOST. by Gene Stratton-Porter hc/. Very rare find. Published (1st edit?) by Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, NY.

Illustrations by Wladyslaw T. Benda Hardcover book in well worn condition w/ no loose or torn pages. All text is legible. Book has well worn spine end and rear cover board.

>Book contains ic story of a young girl named Elnora as she Seller Rating: % positive. Freckles (Limberlost, #1), A Girl of the Limberlost (Limberlost, #2), Freckles & A Girl of the Limberlost, A Girl of the Limberlost: Volume 1 of 2, and Series Works: Freckles, A Girl of the Limberlost.

A girl of the Limberlost (Book, ) [] Get this from a library. A girl of the Limberlost. [Gene Stratton-Porter; Wladyslaw T Benda] -- 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.

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Illustrated by Wladyslaw T. Benda. This page hardcover was published by Grosset & Dunlap. Original copywright is by Doubleday, Page & Co. This volume has an oliver green cover. A Girl of the Limberlost is the title of a novel by Gene Stratton-Porter. It may also refer to: A Girl of the Limberlost, a American film directed by James Leo Meehan, based on the Stratton-Porter novel; A Girl of the Limberlost, a American film directed by Christy Cabanne, based on the Stratton-Porter novel; The Girl of the Limberlost, a American film directed by Mel.

**Description from Amazon: The novel is set in Indiana. Most of the action takes place either in or around the Limberlost Swamp, or in the nearby town of Onabasha. The novel's heroine Elnora Comstock is a poor girl who lives with her widowed mother Katharine Comstock on the edge of the Limberlost Swamp.

At the beginning of t. Elnora and her mother live on the edge of Limberlost Swamp, in Indiana. Katharine partly blames her daughter because her husband died in the swam as she was giving birth to Elnora. As Elmora begins high school in town, she learns just how much she has lost by her mother's neglect, but determines to make a success in high school, despite having to earn her own way/5(22).

Gene Stratton-Porter's A Girl of the Limberlost has captivated readers since its initial appearance in Its realistic characters are headed by an intelligent, independent heroine who has served as a positive role model for generations. Get this from a library. A girl of the Limberlost. [Gene Stratton-Porter; Wladyslaw T Benda] -- Indiana girl who lives in swamp raises moths and butterflies for sale to collectors to earn high school education.

It is the centennial of Gene Stratton Porter’s A Girl of the Limberlost - first published in - a fact I found out by surfing the internet. Coincidentally, last year was the centennial of Anne of Green Gables, another classic about a smart, individualistic girl who wins affection and respect through charm, warmth, education, and enterprise.

Curiously, the heroine of A Girl of the Author: Frisbee. Image 14 of A girl of the Limberlost, CONTENTS viii XII Wherein Margaret Sinton Reveals a Secret, and Mrs. Comstock Possesses the Limberlost. XIII Wherein Mother Love Is Bestowed on Elnora, and She Finds an Assistant in Moth Contributor: Stratton-Porter, Gene Date: "A Girl of the Limberlost" can be divided into two sections -- the first is a Cinderellaesque story about a strong, intelligent young girl who is pursing her music and education, despite her nasty old mother's loathing of her.

But once that storyline is wrapped up, the second half of the book becomes a haunting, passionate love by: One of Gene Stratton-Porter's most famous novels, originally published in A story of a young girl who triumphed against adversity and poverty to achieve lasting Comstock is a young woman who lives with her mother at the edge of the Limberlost 5/5(4).

How Elnora and her mother come to understand each other and overcome their difficulties is told in the rest of this famous classic, A Girl of the Limberlost by Gene Stratton Porter.

First published inthe book is one of the author's best known works.5/5(3). This book was first published in ; the story is fiction, but the setting is real. The Limberlost Swamp, parts of which were also known as the Loblolly Marsh, originally cove acres in eastern Indiana/5(15).

Gene Stratton-Porter's A Girl of the Limberlost has captivated readers since its initial appearance in Its realistic characters are headed by an intelligent, independent heroine who has served as a positive role model for generations/5(26).

All about A Girl of the Limberlost by Gene Stratton-Porter. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers A Girl of the Limberlost () by Gene Stratton-Porter. Other authors: See the other authors section. Series: Limberlost (2) the heroine is a larger-than-life perfect human.

This book has two major story /5(36). A Girl of the Limberlost | A Girl of the Limberlost () by Gene Stratton Porter is the story of a poor Indiana girl Elnora Comstock who lives with her emotionally abusive mother, a stern heartless widow, at the edge of the Limberlost : Norilana Books.A Girl of the Limberlost I reread this with delight as I had first read it as a teenager.

I loved the description of the Limberlost. The description of relationships is a bit "concealing" but this was a different century. I am reading "Freckles" now. Quite well formatted, certainly r often the paragraphs are broken in the wrong /5().Written in - glimpse into the period I nearly quit listening 15 minutes into the book, I found the audio and writing style to be irritating and the combination of both was driving me mad.

I decided to relax and consider it a historical lesson of writing styles and values of the time period after learning it was written inback then.