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The silver skates: A Story of Life in Holland

Mary Mapes Dodge

The silver skates: A Story of Life in Holland

by Mary Mapes Dodge

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Published by Sampson Low, Son, and Marston .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL23451907M
OCLC/WorldCa67732408

Hans Brinker or The Silver Skates, A Story of Life in Holland by Dodge, Mary Mapes Seller Dale A. Sorenson Published Condition Near Fine with no dust jacket Edition 1st Thus Item Price $. New York native Mary Mapes Dodge had never visited Holland when she wrote Hans Brinker, but "every detail of life and custom was so carefully verified by the author that the book was immediately accepted by the Dutch as the most faithful story of Dutch life known in Holland" (Meigs, et al., ).

Hans Brinker Or, The Silver Skates. A Story of Life in Holland. DODGE, Mary Mapes. Item Number: New York: James O'Kane, First edition of the author’s second and best known work. Octavo, original cloth, gilt titles to the spine. Illustrated by F.O.C. Darley and Thomas Nast. In near fine condition with light rubbing to the extremities. Hans Brinker or the Silver Skates is one of the best books I've ever read. It is one of the only books that has ever made me cry. This book uses some Dutch words. Next to the word there is sometimes a small 1 telling you at the bottom of the page is a definition. For example in one sentence it Cited by:

The Online Books Page. No exact match for hans brinker or the silver skates a story of life in holland / by mary mapes dodge. Showing nearby items. Browsing Titles: "Hans Brinker, or, The silver skates: a story of life in Holland /" to "Hans Clauert und Johann Schönbrunn; ein Beitrag zur Geschichte des Berliner Witzes im und   A children's novel by Mary Mapes Dodge intended to tell the story of a young boy's efforts to help his father recover from a ten-year-old severe head injury, a pack of boys' trip on skates .


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Hans Brinker, Or, The Silver Skates: A Story of Life in Holland Nineteenth Century Collections Online: Children's Literature and Childhood: Author: Mary Mapes Dodge: Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Skip to main content. This banner text can have markup. web; The silver skates: A Story of Life in Holland Item Preview remove-circle Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Pages: A Dutch boy and girl work toward two goals--finding the doctor who can restore their father's memory and winning the competition for the silver skates.

Excerpt On a bright December morning long ago, two poorly clad children were kneeling upon the bank of a frozen canal in Holland. The story at the heart of the book, a tale of a poor but proud family with a seriously ailing father and a race in which the two children, Gretel and Hans compete to win a pair of silver skates, was nothing like the idea that I had harbored over the years/5.

Hans Brinker: Or, The Silver Skates, a Story of Life in Holland, Volume Hans Brinker: Or, The Silver Skates, a Story of Life in Holland, Mary Mapes Dodge: Author: Mary Mapes Dodge: Publisher: Scribner, Original from: the New York Public Library: Digitized: Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

Hans Brinker, or, The silver skates: a story of life in Holland / by M. Dodge, illustrated by F. Darley and Thomas Nast. Hans Brinker: Or, the Silver Skates, a Story of Life in Holland, ISBNISBNLike New Used, Free shipping in the US Seller assumes all responsibility for this Rating: % positive.

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Illustrated by Cyrus Leroy Baldridge. In fine Edition: 1st Edition. Hans Brinker or The Silver Skates: A Story of Life in Holland (New Edition with 60 Originals Illustrations) Charles Scribner's Sons, Hardcover, Hans Brinker or The Silver Skates - A Story of Life in Holland4/5().

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A Story of Life in Holland.: Octavo. Original blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine, gilt publisher's initials to front board, blind rule boarder to covers, yellow endpapers. Occasional spotting to pages, bookplate to front paste down, page with small paper repair, mild bumping to ends of spine and corners, modest wear to extremities, a Book Edition: 1st Edition.

Hans Brinker or The Silver Skates. A Story of Life in Holland. by Mary Mapes Dodge. This hardcover is in good condition, /4 by /4 inches, 1 inch thick. with illustrations. published by Grossett & Dunlap, a name in pen and ink datedalso a later name in pencil both in the first inside cover page.

light tonings on the pagesSeller Rating: % positive. Hans Brinker, Or the Silver Skates: a Story of Life in Holland. Home» Nonfiction. 8 / 10 (1) (1)8/10(1). " Hans Brinker Or The Silver Skates A Story Of Life In Holland (Hardcover). Shipped with USPS Media Mail.

Very old and vintage book. Printed in The book in which he appeared, Hans Brinker; or, the Silver Skates: A Story of Life in Holland, featured several stories.

The story about the Little Dutch Boy told how he saved Haarlem from flooding by putting his finger in the dike. Another story about Hans Brinker was about a boy who wanted to win silver skates.Hans Brinker: Or, the Silver Skates, A Story of Life in Holland by Mary Mapes Dodge (, Hardcover).