Old Granny Fox / Thornton W. Burgess ; with original illustrations by Harrison Cady.

by Thornton W. Burgess

Publisher: Dover Publications, Publisher: Published in association with the Thornton W. Burgess Museum and the Green Briar Nature Center in Mineola, NY, Sandwich, Mass

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Foxes -- Fiction,
  • Animals -- Fiction

About the Edition

Granny teaches Reddy Fox many lessons about humility, selflessness, patience, and other virtues in stories about the animals that live in the Green Meadow and Green Forest.

Edition Notes

Reprint with new introd. : Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown and Company, 1920.

GenreFiction.
SeriesDover children"s thrift classics
ContributionsCady, Harrison, 1877- ill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.B917 Ok 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 89 p. :
Number of Pages89
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6795501M
ISBN 100486416593
LC Control Number00065676
OCLC/WorldCa45841230

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With Illustrations by Harrison Cady Boston: Little, Brown, And Company,