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A girl of the Limberlost / by Gene Stratton-Porter ; illustrations by Wladyslaw T. Benda.

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Electronic resources - Internet Archive, UNC Chapel Hill copy

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLI 813 P845g 1909c (Text) 00000105033351 Authors' room Available -
 : Copy has magazine article "Gene Stratton-Porter as she really is" pasted onto the back pages.

Record details

  • Physical Description: xiii, 479 pages, 4] leaves of plates + 12 unnumbered pages publisher's advertisements : illustrations ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Grosset & Dunlap, [1909]
  • Manufacturer: Garden City, N.Y. : Country Life Press.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Illustrated title page.
Publisher's advertisements [12] p. follow text.
Summary, etc.:
Elnora Comstock, an impoverished young girl growing up on the edge of the Limberlost swamp in Indiana, is a lover of nature who has an opportunity to pay for her education by collecting moths.
Subject: Natural history.
Girls > Fiction.
Swamps > Fiction.
Indiana > Fiction.
Conflict of generations > Fiction.
Mothers and daughters > Fiction.
Self-reliance > Juvenile fiction.
Mothers and daughters > Juvenile fiction.
Conflict of generations > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Moths > Collectors and collecting > Juvenile fiction.
Swamps > Indiana > Juvenile fiction.
Self-reliance > Fiction.
Forests and forestry > Fiction.
Genre: Family stories > 1909.
Bildungsromane > 1909.

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