In 1750 in Pennsylvania, mischievous young Eli, recently arrived with his Mennonite family from Germany, tries to adjust to his new life and especially to the teaching methods of his schoolteacher, Christopher Dock.In 1750 in Pennsylvania, mischievous young Eli, recently arrived with his Mennonite family from Germany, tries to adjust to his new life and especially to the teaching methods of his schoolteacher, Christopher Dock.Read Less
Fair. Good copy for reading, may have heavy page wear with writing textual notes highlighting or be an heavily used ex library copy with library markings, stickers or stamps. Dust jacket or accessories may not be included.
This item is printed on demand. With his German family, Eli crosses the Atlantic on The Charming Nancy. From Philadelphia and Germantown, oxen pull their wagon into Penn's Woods, where they make their new home in the Skippack area. Neighbors help them cu.
Marguerite De Angeli. Very Good in Good jacket. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. The fifth printing, illustrated in color and b&w by Marguerite De Angeli. "How Eli planned a surprise for his schoolmates and won a prize from his schoolmaster is a story full of the fun, mischief and work of school days of any time." VERY GOOD HARDCOVER, GOOD DUST JACKET.
Good. 1887840060 Used book. Previously owned and is blemished. Cover rubbed w/ corner and binding wear. Interior page markings (highlighting/writing) and owner's name. An inventory sticker on the back and a used sticker on the spine. Textblock has a marking.
Marguerite de Angeli. Ex-Library. Being the Story of Eli Shrawder and of one Christopher Dock, Schoolmaster About the Year 1750. Tight binding. No chips, tears or scribbles on pages. Usual library markings include school stamps and pocket with borrower's card at rear of book. A few dog-earred pages. Front hinge repaired with archival tape. Edgewear to boards. Size: 8vo (8" to 9"). 92 pp.
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