Old Mother West Wind
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Old Mother West Wind the centennial anniversary edition by Thornton W. Burgess

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Published by Dover Publications in Mineola, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Animals,
  • Children"s stories, American,
  • Fiction

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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

Other titlesMother West Wind"s children.
StatementThornton W. Burgess ; with illustrations by George Kerr
ContributionsKerr, George, ill
LC ClassificationsPZ7.B917 Om 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination316 p. :
Number of Pages316
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25001695M
ISBN 100486480518
ISBN 109780486480510
LC Control Number2010045238

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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 in , have 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 in , the 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.