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A Girl of the Limberlost (original 1909; edition 1910)
by Gene Stratton-Porter, Wladyslaw T. Benda (Illustrator)
A Girl of the Limberlost by Gene Stratton-Porter (1909)
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0253203317, Paperback)
Of all the books written by Hoosier writers, Gene Stratton-Porter’s A Girl of the Limberlost is unquestionably the most cherished: the timeless story of an impoverished young girl, Elnora Comstock, growing up on the edge of the Limberlost swamp. Elnora Comstock has served as a role model for successive generations of independent young readers.
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Deeply wounded by her embittered mother's lack of sympathy for her aspirations, Elnora finds comfort in the nearby Limberlost Swamp, whose beauty and rich abundance provide her with the means to better her life.
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2 editions of this book were published by Indiana University Press.
An edition of this book was published by Recorded Books.
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