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Frank R. Stockton

Prescott Hill

Frank R. Stockton

Great American Short Stories II

by Prescott Hill

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Published by Bt Bound .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Readers - Beginner,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children: Grades 2-3

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10950565M
    ISBN 100613078136
    ISBN 109780613078139
    OCLC/WorldCa436092759


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He was a man of exuberant fancy, and, withal, of an. Author of Rudder Grange, The Adventures of Captain Horn, Buccaneers and Pirates of Our Coasts, The Late Mrs.

Null, The Great War Syndicate, The Great Stone of Sardis, The bee-man of Orn, The Captain's Toll-Gate. Frank Stockton ( - ) was an American writer and humorist, best known for his allegorical fairy tales for all ages. Rather than moralizing, he tended to poke fun at qualities like greed, violence, and abuse of power.

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Stockton, Jack London, Richard Connell Published by The Townsend Library () ISBN ISBN By Frank R. Stockton "The Floating Prince and Other Fairy Tales" by Frank R. Stockton, published by Scribner's Sons inprinting, " x " hardcover (green cloth on boards with black lettering and decoration), pages plus Seller Rating: % positive.

Genre/Form: Stockton, Frank R Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Golemba, Henry L. Frank R. Stockton. Boston: Twayne. Stockton has had two of his works honored with the Lewis Carroll Shelf Award.

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Stockton. He also wrote books for adults. Among his amusing books for children Rudder Grange is the best known. by Frank R. Stockton In the very olden time there lived a semi-barbaric king, whose ideas, though somewhat polished and sharpened by the progressiveness of distant Latin neighbors, were still large, florid, and untrammeled, as became the half of him which was barbaric.4/5.

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Find more information about: OCLC Number: Frank R. (Francis Richard) Stockton was a descendant of American pioneers, one of whom, Richard Stockton, had been one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence.

Frank R. Stockton ( – ) Francis Richard Stockton was born on April 5, in Blockley, Pennsylvania to William Smith Stockton, a minister and religious writer, and Emily Hepsibeth Drean Stockton, a school administrator. At the young age of 5 he suffered a leg injury leaving him partially lame.

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Stockton. Length: 32 pages Word Wise: Enabled Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled Page Flip: Enabled Language: English Product description From the Back Cover.

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