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Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »
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When Sara's privileged status at her boarding school comes to an abrupt end, the former favorite finds herself penniless and at the mercy of a vindictive headmistress. This Victorian-era tale's use of imagination and generosity to make the best of life and losses remains a source of inspiration and enchantment.

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Young Sara Crewe's privileged status at an English boarding school comes to an abrupt end with her father's sudden death. Left penniless and at the mercy of a vindictive headmistress, Sara employs her lively imagination and generosity of spirit to make the best of the bleak reality of her life and losses. Her pluck and optimism attract the notice of a mysterious benefactor, and the former princess finds herself returned to riches after a heart-rending experience among the poor of Victorian London. This new and unabridged edition of an enduring favorite is certain to please a wide audience of young readers.

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Left penniless and at the mercy of a vindictive headmistress when her father dies, Sara prevails through pluck, optimism, and imagination.

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Sara Crewe, a pupil at Miss Minchin's London school, is left in poverty when her father dies but is later rescued by a mysterious benefactor.

Synopsis:

When Sara's privileged status comes to an abrupt end and she finds herself penniless, the plucky heroine uses her imagination and generosity of spirit to make the best of life.

Synopsis:

Sara Crewe's privileged status at her boarding school ends when her father dies. Left penniless and at the mercy of a vindictive headmistress, Sara retains her pluck and optimism, which attract the notice of a mysterious benefactor.

Table of Contents

CHAPTER PAGE

The Whole of the Story 

1. Sara 

2. A French Lesson 

3. Ermengarde

4. Lottie

5. Becky 

6. The Diamond-Mines 

7. The Diamond-Mines Again 

8. In the Attic 

9. Melchisedec 

10. The Indian Gentleman 

11. Ram Dass 

12. The Other Side of the Wall 

13. One of the Populace 

14. What Melchisedec Heard and Saw 

15. The Magic 

16. The Visitor 

17. "It Is the Child!" 

18. "I Tried Not to Be" 184

19. "Anne" 195

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486414461
Author:
Burnett, Frances Hodgson
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Children's Classics
Location:
Mineola, NY
Subject:
General
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Schools
Subject:
England
Subject:
London
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Literature / Classics
Subject:
Orphans
Subject:
Boarding schools
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Burnett
Subject:
Victorian
Subject:
children s classic
Subject:
children s cl
Subject:
assic
Subject:
Childrens classics
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Children's Evergreen Classics
Publication Date:
20111031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 4 to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.19 in 0.35 lb
Age Level:
04-08

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Product details 208 pages Dover Publications - English 9780486414461 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Young Sara Crewe's privileged status at an English boarding school comes to an abrupt end with her father's sudden death. Left penniless and at the mercy of a vindictive headmistress, Sara employs her lively imagination and generosity of spirit to make the best of the bleak reality of her life and losses. Her pluck and optimism attract the notice of a mysterious benefactor, and the former princess finds herself returned to riches after a heart-rending experience among the poor of Victorian London. This new and unabridged edition of an enduring favorite is certain to please a wide audience of young readers.
"Synopsis" by , Left penniless and at the mercy of a vindictive headmistress when her father dies, Sara prevails through pluck, optimism, and imagination.
"Synopsis" by , Sara Crewe, a pupil at Miss Minchin's London school, is left in poverty when her father dies but is later rescued by a mysterious benefactor.
"Synopsis" by ,
When Sara's privileged status comes to an abrupt end and she finds herself penniless, the plucky heroine uses her imagination and generosity of spirit to make the best of life.
"Synopsis" by ,
Sara Crewe's privileged status at her boarding school ends when her father dies. Left penniless and at the mercy of a vindictive headmistress, Sara retains her pluck and optimism, which attract the notice of a mysterious benefactor.

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