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5 edition of Hans Brinker or The Silver Skates A Story of Life in Holland found in the catalog.

Hans Brinker or The Silver Skates A Story of Life in Holland

by Mary Mapes Dodge

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classic fiction,
  • Classics,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Classics

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAllen B. Doggett (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages408
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8461967M
    ISBN 101417941278
    ISBN 109781417941278

    The book in which he appeared, Hans Brinker; or, the Silver Skates: A Story of Life in Holland, featured several stories. The story about the Little Dutch Boy told how he saved Haarlem from flooding by putting his finger in the dike. Another story about Hans Brinker was about a boy who wanted to win silver skates.   However, the story has been made famous by the American author Mary (Elisabeth) Mapes Dodge, who included the tale in her book Hans Brinker, or The silver skates. A story of life in Holland. The paper shows as well that this remarkable tale has found its way into a huge amount of books and other forms of information transfer in at least thirty Author: Bart Schultz.

    Title: Hans Brinker: The Silver Skates A Story of Life in Holland Format: Hardcover Product dimensions: pages, X X in Shipping dimensions: pages, X X in Published: Febru Language: English. Hans Brinker. Hans Brinker. or, The Silver Skates. By. Mary Mapes Dodge. 0 (0 Reviews) Many of its incidents are drawn from life, and the story of Raff Brinker is founded strictly upon fact. Book Excerpt. Hans and Gretel Holland The Silver Skates Hans and Gretel Find a Friend Shadows in the Home Sunbeams Hans Has His Way Introducing Jacob.

      Hans Brinker: or, The silver skates, a story of life in Holland. , Scribner in English - New Amsterdam ed. Illustrated by Allen B. Doggett. St. Nicholas [serial]. of ST. NICHOLAS Hans Brinker ORo THE SILVER^ SKATES By MARY MAPES DODGE Wiih tide-page, lining-paper, and eight full-page illustrations in color byGEORjGE WHARoTON EDWARjDS From the New York Evening Post: The boys and girlswho loved Hans Brinker when they first made his acquaint-ance in the sixties are grandparents now.


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I can't believe I made it through an upbringing in Holland, Michigan as a descendant of Dutch Immigrants, without having read Hans Brinker and the Silver Skates before now.

A good third of the middle of this book is a travelogue of the Netherlands, with some history thrown in/5. Hans Brinker;: Or, The silver skates, a story of life in Holland (Illustrated junior library) [Dodge, Mary Mapes] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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out of 5 I began this book before my trip to Holland and finished it when I returned just to prolong the enjoyment of such a Cited by: Hans Brinker, Or, The Silver Skates: A Story of Life in Holland Nineteenth Century Collections Online: Children's Literature and Childhood: Author: Mary Mapes Dodge: Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: 19 Jul Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

New York native Mary Mapes Dodge had never visited Holland when she wrote Hans Brinker, but "every detail of life and custom was so carefully verified by the author that the book was immediately accepted by the Dutch as the most faithful story of Dutch life known in Holland" (Meigs, et al., ).

Hans Brinker, or The Silver Skates (full title: Hans Brinker; or, the Silver Skates: A Story of Life in Holland) is a novel by American author Mary Mapes Dodge, first published in The novel takes place in the Netherlands and is a colorful fictional portrait of early 19th-century Dutch life, as well as a tale of youthful honor.

The book's title refers to the beautiful silver skates to be. Hans Brinker, Or the Silver Skates: a Story of Life in Holland. Home» Nonfiction. 8 / 10 (1) (1)8/10(1). - Explore twbclark's board "Hans Brinker & Silver Skates", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about A christmas story, Holland netherlands and Holland pins.

Hans Brinker or The Silver Skates. A Story of Life in Holland. by Mary Mapes Dodge. This hardcover is in good condition, /4 by /4 inches, 1 inch thick.

with illustrations. published by Grossett & Dunlap, a name in pen and ink datedalso a later name in pencil both in the first inside cover page. light tonings on the pagesSeller Rating: % positive. Find Hans Brinker, or The Silver Skates a Story Of Life In Holland by Dodge, Mary Mapes at Biblio.

Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. Read the full-text online edition of Hans Brinker, or, the Silver Skates: A Story of Life in Holland (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Hans Brinker, or, the Silver Skates: A Story of.

" Hans Brinker Or The Silver Skates A Story Of Life In Holland (Hardcover). Shipped with USPS Media Mail. Very old and vintage book. Printed in This book definately has some age on it. The binding is loose, but all the pages are there. Mary Mapes Dodge created an instant bestseller with "Hans Brinker or The Silver Skates." She wanted the book to be partly a book of travels and partly a domestic story.

It is a tale written for children that adults also find interesting and uplifting. Dodge writes as if she is sending a series of letters from Holland to children in America, and.

Hans Brinker: Or, The Silver Skates, a Story of Life in Holland, Volume Hans Brinker: Or, The Silver Skates, a Story of Life in Holland, Mary Mapes Dodge: Author: Mary Mapes Dodge: Publisher: Scribner, Original from: the New York Public Library: Digitized: Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

Hans Brinker or The Silver Skates: A Story of Life in Holland (Hardcover) Published by Grosset & Dunlap Illustrated Junior Library, Hardcover, pages. Many of its incidents are drawn from life, and the story of Raff Brinker is founded strictly upon fact.

While acknowledging my obligations to many well-known writers on Dutch history, literature, and art, I turn with especial gratitude to those kind Holland friends, who, with generous zeal, have taken many a backward glance at their country for.

Hans Brinker, or, The silver skates: a story of life in Holland / by M. Dodge, illustrated by F. Darley and Thomas Nast. Hans Brinker or the Silver Skates by Mary Mapes Dodge,A Story of Life in Holland, Revised Edition, Antique Book, Children's Novel OneStopSteamShoppe 5 out of 5 stars.

Hans Brinker Or, The Silver Skates. A Story of Life in Holland. DODGE, Mary Mapes. $ 12, Item Number: New York: James O'Kane, First edition of the author’s second and best known work.

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Get this from a library! Hans Brinker, or, The silver skates: a story of life in Holland. [Mary Mapes Dodge; Cairns Collection of American Women Writers.] -- A Dutch brother and sister work toward two goals--finding the doctor who can restore their father's memory and winning the competition for the silver skates.The Boy Who Saved The Netherlands.

Hans Brinker and the Silver Skates' is undoubtedly the best-known book on Holland by far and it was written by an American! (see below) It describes life five metres below sea level and the everlasting struggle against the water.

But it is also the story of Hans Brinker's skating trip in along the.Title: HANS BRINKER OR THE SILVER SKATES. A STORY OF LIFE IN HOLLAND. Author Name: Dodge, Mary Mapes Categories: JUVENILE/BOYS/GIRLS, Publisher: Chicago, M. A.