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A girl of the Limberlost / Gene Stratton Porter ; with an afterword by Patricia Reilly Giff.

By: Stratton-Porter, Gene, 1863-1924.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Dell, [1986]Description: 416 p. ; 20 cm.ISBN: 9780440430902.Report number: BBSubject(s): Self-reliance -- Fiction | Mothers and daughters -- Fiction | Swamps -- Fiction | Moths -- Fiction | Indiana -- FictionDDC classification: [Fic] Summary: 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.Abstract: A favorite novel since the first decade of the century. A young girl finds treasure and appreciation for nature in a dark swamp.
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\"A Dell yearling classic.\"

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.

A favorite novel since the first decade of the century. A young girl finds treasure and appreciation for nature in a dark swamp.

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