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Riverside Press (Cambridge, Mass.)

Overview
Works: 755 works in 1,082 publications in 2 languages and 37,832 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Poetry  Popular works  Diaries  Naval history  Music 
Roles: Publisher, Printer, Printer of plates, Binder, Book producer
Classifications: E175.5, [FIC]
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Most widely held works about Riverside Press (Cambridge, Mass.)
 
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Most widely held works by Riverside Press (Cambridge, Mass.)
The biggest bear by Lynd Ward( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 2,686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnny goes hunting for a bearskin to hang on his family's barn and returns with a small bundle of trouble
Mike Mulligan and his steam shovel by Virginia Lee Burton( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 2,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike proves that, although dated, his steam shovel is still useful
Chester the worldly pig by Bill Peet( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1,417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A disgruntled pig sets his sights on being more than something to eat
Minn of the Mississippi by Holling Clancy Holling( Book )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 1,416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the adventures of Minn, a three-legged snapping turtle, as she slowly makes her way from her birthplace at the headwaters of the Mississippi River to the mouth of river on the Gulf of Mexico
Seabird by Holling Clancy Holling( Book )

2 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 1,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ivory gull carved by Ezra Brown in 1832 brings luck to four generations of his family as they travel on the seas and in the air
Randy's dandy lions by Bill Peet( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 1,122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five talented lions suffer from stage fright and are unable to perform their circus act. A new lion-tamer is hired
The apple and the arrow by Mary Buff( Book )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Walter Tell awaits the skillful demonstration of his father William, a Swiss freedom fighter, who will shoot an apple from his head
America's Robert E. Lee by Henry Steele Commager( Book )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the commander of the Confederate armies, describing his family life, his career, and his campaigns during the Civil War
The education of Henry Adams by Henry Adams( Book )

2 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Adams (great-grandson of John Adams and grandson of John Quincy Adams) asserts that his conventional education was defective because it did not prepare him to live in a world transformed by the new science and technology. This autobiography provides an insightful exploration of the tumultuous age in which he lived
The fight for union by Margaret L Coit( Book )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of the leaders who tried to avert the Civil War
Paddington at large by Michael Bond( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Peruvian bear breaks the peace, hits the jackpot, has trouble in the bargain basement, and "helps" in the Christmas pantomime
Pacific war diary : 1942-1945 by James J Fahey( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diary of an American seaman aboard the cruiser Montpelier, of the action he saw in the Solomons, Marianas, Philippines and off Borneo, China and Japan, in the second World War
Le petit prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry( Book )

1 edition published in 1946 in French and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aviator whose plane is forced down in the Sahara Desert encounters a little man from a small planet who describes his adventures in the universe seeking the secret of what is really important in life
Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres by Henry Adams( Book )

1 edition published in 1913 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Back Cover: Mont Saint Michel and Chartres is a record not of a literal journey but of a meditative journey across time and space into the medieval imagination. Using the architecture, sculpture, and stained glass of the two locales as a starting point, Adams breathes life into what others might see merely as monuments of a past civilization. With daring and inventive conceits, Adams looks at the ordinary people, places, and events in the context of the social conventions and systems of thought and belief of the thirteenth century, turning the study of history into a kind of theater. As Raymond Carney discusses in his introduction, Adam's freedom from the European traditions of study lends exuberance-and puckish wit-to his writings
Song of Robin Hood( )

1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the ballads about Robin Hood
A wonder book, and Tanglewood tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne( Book )

6 editions published between 1887 and 1923 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales told at the fireside and in the woods, adapting such classical myths as Pandora's Box, Baucis and Philemon, and Perseus and Medusa to the storyteller's gothic or romantic environment
Hah-nee of the cliff dwellers by Mary Buff( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a now vanished Southwestern Indian people through the eyes of an Indian boy
Rebecca of Sunnybrook farm by Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin( Book )

2 editions published in 1903 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Talkative, ten-year-old Rebecca goes to live with her spinster aunts, one harsh and demanding, the other soft and sentimental, with whom she spends seven difficult but rewarding years growing up
Best stories of Sarah Orne Jewett by Sarah Orne Jewett( Book )

1 edition published in 1925 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dark horse of Woodfield by Florence Hightower( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the Depression, this is the story of Maggie Armistead who cares only for horses and enters an essay contest in the hope of winning the entrance fee for her mare, Stardust, in the Wolverton horseshow. Some family mysteries intrude however, and teach her to care for some other things as well
 
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Riverside Press, Cambridge, Mass.

Languages
English (66)

French (1)

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Mike Mulligan and his steam shovelChester the worldly pigMinn of the MississippiSeabird