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E.B. White : a biography

Author: Scott Elledge
Publisher: New York : Norton, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contains unpublished letters and essays by the author of "Charlotte's Web," "The Trumpet of the Swan," and "Stuart Little," giving insight to the man and his work.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Named Person: E B White; E B White; Elwyn B White
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Scott Elledge
ISBN: 0393303055 9780393303056
OCLC Number: 12978232
Description: xvii, 400 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword / Scott Elledge --
Summit Avenue (1899-1905) --
Belgrade Lake and Siwanoy Pond (1905-1917) --
Cornell (1917-1921) --
From sea to shining sea (1921-1922) --
From Seattle to Siberia (1922-1923) --
New York and The New Yorker (1923-1926) --
"We" (1927) --
Katharine (1928-1929) --
"Quo vadimus?" (1930-1935) --
Mr. Tilley's departure (1936-1938) --
"One man's meat" (1938-1943) --
"The wild flag" (1944-1945) --
"The second tree from the corner" (1946-1949) --
Charlotte's Web (1949-1952) --
From Turtle Bay to Allen Cove (1957-1961) --
The points of my compass (1957-1961) --
"What do our hearts treasure?" (1962-1983) --
APPENDIX: E. B. White at work: the creation of a paragraph.
Responsibility: Scott Elledge.

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