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Thornton Burgess Smiling Pool Stories

Thornton Burgess Smiling Pool Stories

By: Thornton W. Burgess, Harrison Cady

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Three long-lost tales by a beloved storyteller return to charm a new generation of young readers. These rare fables by Thornton Burgess have not appeared in storybooks for more than eighty years. Newcomers to the Green Forest and the Smiling Pool as well as those who have traveled many times to the enchanted woodlands will delight in stories of Grandfather Frog, Baby Possum, and Jimmy Skunk. Charming silhouettes and vibrant full-color illustrations by Harrison Cady accompany each tale.
Author and conservationist Thornton Burgess (1874–1965) wrote thousands of animal stories for children, starting with the 1910 publication of Old Mother West Wind. Burgess' wholesome, fun-filled tales convey his fascination with wildlife and his concern for nature, teaching gentle lessons about ecology and respect for wildlife and the environment.

Reprint of the Whitman Publishing Company, Racine, Wisconsin, editions.
AvailabilityUsually ships in 24 to 48 hours
ISBN 100486488675
ISBN 139780486488677
Author/EditorThornton W. Burgess, Harrison Cady
FormatBook
Grade levelKindergarten and Up (ages 5 and up)
Page Count96
Dimensions5 3/8 x 8 1/2

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