Pippa Passes

Author: Rumer Godden
Publisher: Thorndike Press
ISBN: 0786203838
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Fiction

A young English ballet dancer, Pippa Fane, journeys to Venice with a touring company and discovers love, evil, and the vast complexities of the adult world.

Pauline Paracelsus Pippa Passes King Victor and King Charles

Author: BiblioBazaar
Publisher: Nabu Press
ISBN: 1172151083
Release Date: 2010-10

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.


Author: Charles E. Martin
Publisher: Univ. of Tennessee Press
ISBN: 0870498169
Release Date: 1993-08
Genre: History

"The Appalachian community of Hollybush, first settled in 1881, grew to a population of some 150 people on thirty farm sites. Charles Martin shows that its abandonment in 1960 resulted from technological change, which brought social upheaval manifested in the region's now-vanished architecture." "Martin's analysis makes innovative use of the techniques of oral history and material culture. The essential data incorporated within the building survey document the physical displacement that occurred in the community as it attempted to switch from an agrarian to an industrial system. The author assesses the resulting social conflict, showing how coal provided the catalyst for change to which residents so profoundly reacted. In the experience of Hollybush the author discovers a paradigm of the social changes wrought by industrialism elsewhere in America."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved

Flat Floyd

Author: Arnemann Grender
ISBN: 0990758605
Release Date: 2014-09-30

Delightful children's story about a possum who forgot to listen to his mother. Adorable illustrations.