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A Bird Out Of The Snare

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Dorothy Canfield


Summary: [Dorothy Canfield Fisher (February 17 1879 ? November 9 1958) was an educational reformer social activist and best-selling American author in the early decades of the twentieth century. She was named by Eleanor Roosevelt as one of the ten most influential women in the United States. Dorothy Canfield brought the Montessori method of child-rearing to the United States presided over the countrys ...]
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Hillsboro People

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Dorothy Canfield


Summary: [Vermont (poem)--Hemlock Mountain (poem)--At the foot of Hemlock Mountain.--Petunias--thats for remembrance.--The heyday of the blood.--As a bird out of the snare.--The bedquilt.--Portrait of a philosopher.--Flint and fire.--A saints hours (poem)--In memory of L. H. W.--In new New england.--The deliverer.--Noctes ambrosian? (poem)--Hillsboros good luck.--Salem Hills to Ellis Island (poem)--Avun]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 70

Ivanhoe And The German Measles

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Dorothy Canfield


Summary: [Tales told from Ivanhoe.--Tales told from The fortunes of Nigel.--Tales told from Quentin Durward.--Tales told from The pirate.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 11

Poet And Scullery Maid

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Dorothy Canfield


Summary: [Dorothy Canfield Fisher (February 17 1879 ? November 9 1958) was an educational reformer social activist and best-selling American author in the early decades of the twentieth century. She was named by Eleanor Roosevelt as one of the ten most influential women in the United States. Dorothy Canfield brought the Montessori method of child-rearing to the United States presided over the countrys ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 396

Portrait Of A Philosopher

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Dorothy Canfield


Summary: [Vermont (poem)--Hemlock Mountain (poem)--At the foot of Hemlock Mountain.--Petunias--thats for remembrance.--The heyday of the blood.--As a bird out of the snare.--The bedquilt.--Portrait of a philosopher.--Flint and fire.--A saints hours (poem)--In memory of L. H. W.--In new New england.--The deliverer.--Noctes ambrosian? (poem)--Hillsboros good luck.--Salem Hills to Ellis Island (poem)--Avun]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 185

The Bent Twig

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Dorothy Canfield


Summary: [By the same author: p. ii.]
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The Bliss Of Solitude

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Dorothy Canfield


Summary: [Dorothy Canfield Fisher (February 17 1879 ? November 9 1958) was an educational reformer social activist and best-selling American author in the early decades of the twentieth century. She was named by Eleanor Roosevelt as one of the ten most influential women in the United States. Dorothy Canfield brought the Montessori method of child-rearing to the United States presided over the countrys ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 461

The Piano

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Dorothy Canfield


Summary: [Plan of the English Commerce: Being a Compleat Prospect of the Trade of This Nation As Well the Home Trade As the Foreign is perhaps chief among Daniel Defoes tracts dealing with economic issues. In it he argues that the employment of labour on the working up of domestic produce particularly wool would be the true path to prosperity. In the tract Defoe describes how the Tudors Henry VII and ...]
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The Playmate

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Dorothy Canfield


Summary: [Dorothy Canfield Fisher (February 17 1879 ? November 9 1958) was an educational reformer social activist and best-selling American author in the early decades of the twentieth century. She was named by Eleanor Roosevelt as one of the ten most influential women in the United States. Dorothy Canfield brought the Montessori method of child-rearing to the United States presided over the countrys ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 232

The Scrubwoman

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Dorothy Canfield


Summary: [Dorothy Canfield Fisher (February 17 1879 ? November 9 1958) was an educational reformer social activist and best-selling American author in the early decades of the twentieth century. She was named by Eleanor Roosevelt as one of the ten most influential women in the United States. Dorothy Canfield brought the Montessori method of child-rearing to the United States presided over the countrys ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 123

The Squirrel Cage

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Dorothy Canfield


Summary: [Dorothy Canfield Fisher (February 17 1879 ? November 9 1958) was an educational reformer social activist and best-selling American author in the early decades of the twentieth century. She was named by Eleanor Roosevelt as one of the ten most influential women in the United States. Dorothy Canfield brought the Montessori method of child-rearing to the United States presided over the countrys ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 10

The Story Of Ralph Miller

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Dorothy Canfield


Summary: [Dorothy Canfield Fisher (February 17 1879 ? November 9 1958) was an educational reformer social activist and best-selling American author in the early decades of the twentieth century. She was named by Eleanor Roosevelt as one of the ten most influential women in the United States. Dorothy Canfield brought the Montessori method of child-rearing to the United States presided over the countrys ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 144

The Ugly Duckling

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Dorothy Canfield


Excerpts: [... THE fire on the nursery hearth gave a little flicker and the sleepy child opened his eyes as the story finished. ...... you were giving up your own life to us, day by day. It is such a joy now to have you see me trying to be to my little ones what you were to us - to have ...... I was twenty-five before they let me go away from Boston and the sweet but narrow bonds of our life ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 17

Understood Betsy

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Dorothy Canfield


Summary: [Timid and small for her age nine-year-old Elizabeth Ann discovers her own abilities and gains a new perception of the world around her when she goes to live with relatives on a farm in Vermont.]
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