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Charlotte's web / E.B. White ; pictures by Garth Williams ; watercolors of Garth Williams artwork by Rosemary Wells.

White, E. B. (Elwyn Brooks), 1899-1985 (Author). Williams, Garth, illustrator. (Added Author). Wells, Rosemary, illustrator. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780062406781
  • ISBN: 0062406787
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (184 pages) : color illustrations.
  • Edition: Collector's edition, first edition.
  • Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Publishers, [1999]

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General Note: Illustrations on endpapers.
Formatted Contents Note: I. Before Breakfast 1 -- II. Wilbur 8 -- III. Escape 13 -- IV. Loneliness 25 -- V. Charlotte 32 -- VI. Summer Days 42 -- VII. Bad News 48 -- VIII. A Talk at Home 52 -- IX. Wilbur's Boast 55 -- X. An Explosion 66 -- XI. The Miracle 77 -- XII. A Meeting 86 -- XIII. Good Progress 92 -- XIV. Dr. Dorian 105 -- XV. The Crickets 113 -- XVI. Off to the Fair 118 -- XVII. Uncle 130 -- XVIII. The Cool of the Evening 138 -- XIX. The Egg Sac 144 -- XX. The Hour of Triumph 155 -- XXI. Last Day 163 -- XXII. A Warm Wind 172.
Summary, etc.: Wilbur the pig is desolate when he discovers that he is destined to be the farmer's Christmas dinner until his spider friend, Charlotte, decides to help him.
Awards Note: Newbery Medal Honor Book, 1953.
Source of Description Note: Print version record.
Subject: Swine > Juvenile fiction.
Spiders > Juvenile fiction.
Pigs > Fiction.
Spiders > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Domestic animals > Fiction.
Farm life > Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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