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Old Mother West Wind

by Thornton W. Burgess

  • 121 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Dover Publications in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animals -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    The adventures of Peter Rabbit, Johnny Chuck, Reddy Fox, the Merry Little Breezes, and all their companions in the fields, the woods, and the streams.

    Edition Notes

    StatementThornton W. Burgess ; original illustrations adapted by Thea Kliros.
    SeriesDover children"s thrift classics
    ContributionsKliros, Thea, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.B917 Ol 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 79 p. :
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL800444M
    ISBN 100486288498
    LC Control Number95036751
    OCLC/WorldCa32924176

    Beloved classic tells of the escapades of Old Mother West Wind's animal children and recounts the adventures of the animals in the Green Forest - Billy Mink's swimming party, Reddy Fox's fishing expedition, and many more! Old Mother West Wind came down from the Purple Hills in the golden light of the early morning. Over her shoulders was slung a bag—a great big bag—and in the bag were all of Old Mother West Wind's children, the Merry Little Breezes. Old Mother West Wind came down from the Purple Hills to the Green Meadows and as she walked she crooned a song.

    May 28,  · Old Mother West Wind audiobook by Thornton W. Burgess Thornton Waldo Burgess (January 14, -- June 5, ) was a conservationist and . Oct 27,  · Does the electronic version of the book completely replace the paper version? Of course not. Best of all, if after reading an e-book, you buy a paper version of Old Mother West Wind. Read the book on paper - it is quite a powerful experience%().

    Old Mother West Wind is the first title in the long list of children’s stories and books by Thornton W. Burgess whose love of the beauty of nature and for its living creatures inspired his writing for 50 years! Old Mother West Wind was the first of the many books written by Burgess written in /5(6). In his first book, Old Mother West Wind, Burgess introduces readers to these beloved characters and many more, who go on to inhabit his later writings. Burgess’s stories were based largely on his own adventures in nature, and went on to be translated into many different languages and .


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Author and conservationist Thornton W. Burgess (–) wrote thousands of animal stories for children, starting with the publication of Old Mother West Wind. Burgess's tales convey his fascination with wildlife and his concern for nature, teaching gentle lessons about ecology and respect for the cinemavog-legrauduroi.com by: 1.

"Old Mother West Wind" was a good book to me and it had fun stories that kept me entertained. I really liked it because of the good lessons it taught me like if you make mischief, something bad is going to happen sooner or later.

The book tells you fantasy stories like why an adult frog doesn't have a tail and how a skunk got its stripes/5. Sep 06,  · Originally published inthe Old Mother West Wind Stories of Thornton W.

Burgess are brimming with just this type of endearing and whimsical imagery. They are quaint but clever, sensitive and fun-filled/5. May 01,  · "Old Mother West Wind", is the first of many stories by Burgess of his imagined world of The Green Forest, the Laughing Brook, and the Smiling Pond.

Originally published init is based upon a series of bedtime stories Burgess wrote for his cinemavog-legrauduroi.com by: 1. Jun 16,  · Originally published inOld Mother West Wind by Thornton W. Burgess introduces a group of enchanting woodland creatures, the Merry Little Breezes, Reddy Fox and Tommy Trout among them, to a new generation of readers.5/5.

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Burgess, on cinemavog-legrauduroi.com Thornton W. Burgess's Old Mother West Wind consists of 16 parts for ease of reading. Choose the part of Old Mother West Wind which you want to read from the table of contents to get started.

You just saw my set of Goebel Old Mother West Wind characters. And here are the books that the characters were modeled after. These stories were written by Thornton W. Burgess between and Some of these books are from that period, but the others, I believe, may be from the period. Not sure which ones though.

There were (8) eight. Mar 01,  · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Old Mother West Wind Burgess, Thornton W., Illustrated by Hague, Michael, first edition first printing Published by New York, New York, U.S.A.: Henry Holt & Co,New York, New York, U.S.A.

For a century, now, children have enjoyed reading, and being read to, the books about Peter Rabbit, Reddy Fox, Grandfather Frog, and the other “lesser folk of fur and feathers” that Thornton Burgess created in his “ Mother West Wind ” and “ The Adventures of ” books.

Their adventures in the Smiling Pool, the Old Briar Patch, the. Old Mother West Wind said nothing, but went on her way across the Green Meadows to blow the ships across the ocean. When she had passed, Sammy Jay hurried to take the last of Happy Jack's nuts to the old nest in the Great Pine.

Poor Happy Jack. Soon he came dancing along with another nut to put in the hollow of the old chestnut tree. Find other related book of "Old Mother West Wind" in the bottom area.

Perfect for gift-giving--a classic illustrated by Michael Hague, in a beautifully redesigned edition. Thornton W. Burgess said that imagination was "the birthright of every child." His Old Mother West Wind stories, first published inhave worked their magic on generations of children/5(93).

Mother West Wind "Why" Stories (Old Mother West Wind Series, Volume 5) by Thornton W. Burgess and Harrison Cady | Jan 1, out of 5 stars 1. Hardcover More Buying Choices $ (2 used offers) Set of 7 Thornton W. Burgess Books (Made for Wal-Mart, The Adventures of Buster Bear, Johnny Chuck, Grandfather Frog, Paddy the Beaver, Prickly.

In his first book, "Old Mother West Wind," published inthe reader meets many of the characters found in later books and stories. These characters include Peter Rabbit, Jimmy Skunk, Sammy Jay, Bobby Raccoon, Joe Otter, Grandfather Frog, Billy Mink, Jerry Muskrat, Spotty the Turtle and of course, Old Mother West Wind and her Merry Little Breezes.

These stories were first collected in " Old Mother West Wind." The volume was the first of over seventy books for Mr. Burgess. His characters--Peter Rabbit, Reddy Fox, Sammy Jay, Happy Jack Squirrel, Johnny Chuck, Jimmy Skunk, and more--are well known to Burgess fans around the world.

Old Mother West Wind: Great stories for young children. They are a few pages long and are good for a quick goodnight story, but the stories themselves are big on valuable lessons like how to treat others nicely, the consequences of vanity, sharing, teasing, stealing and many situations.5/5(1).

Jun 11,  · In his first book, “Old Mother West Wind,” published inthe reader meets many of the characters found in later books and stories. These characters include Peter Rabbit, Jimmy Skunk, Sammy Jay, Bobby Raccoon, Joe Otter, Grandfather Frog, Billy Mink, Jerry Muskrat, Spotty the Turtle and of course, Old Mother West Wind and her Merry Little Breezes.5/5(1).

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Save 10%. Starting with the publication of Old Mother West Wind, Burgess wrote thousands of stories in the course of his year career.

This book set draws readers into The Green Forest, where they share in the adventures of Peter Cottontail, Bobby Raccoon, Granny Fox, and other lovable animals. I've been collecting the Goebel Old Mother West Wind characters for the past year and was finally able to complete my collection of characters this past week.

These were modeled after the Old Mother West Wind books that were written in the early 's by Thornton W. Burgess. The characters are from. By the time he retired, he had written more than books.

Many of his outdoor observations in nature were used as plots for his stories. In his first book, "Old Mother West Wind," published inthe reader meets many of the characters found in later books and stories.In his first book, "Old Mother West Wind", published inthe reader meets many of the characters found in later books and stories.

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