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Lassie come-home

Author: Eric Knight; Marguerite Kirmse
Publisher: New York : Square Fish, an imprint of Holtzbrinck Publishers, 2007, ©1940.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction   Archival Material : English : 1st Square Fish edView all editions and formats
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A collie undertakes a thousand-mile journey in order to once again meet her former master at the school gate. Lassie is Joe's prize collie and constant companion. But when Joe's father loses his job, Lassie must be sold. Three times she escapes from her new owner, and three times she returns home to Joe, until finally she is taken to the remotest part of Scotland -- too far a journey for any dog to make alone. But  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Knight; Marguerite Kirmse
ISBN: 9780312371319 0312371314
OCLC Number: 177766401
Notes: Reissue of original edition.
"Originally published in the United States by Henry Holt and Company, LLC. First Square Fish edition: September 2007." - T.p. verso.
"Copyright renewed 1968" - t.p. verso.
Target Audience: 009-014.
Description: 248 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: Not for sale --
"I never want another dog" --
An evil-tempered old man --
Lassie comes home again --
"Don't come home any more" --
The hiding place on the moor --
Nothing left but honesty --
A captive in the highlands --
Freedom again at last --
A long journey's beginning --
The fight for existence --
What a painter saw --
When a dog is ailing --
For to kill the beasties --
A captive in the Lowlands --
"Donnell! Never trust a dog!" --
Lassie comes over the border --
The noblest gift : freedom --
On the road with Rowlie --
A gallant heart and a good-bye --
Journey's end --
Just like old times again.
Responsibility: Eric Knight.

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A collie undertakes a thousand-mile journey in order to once again meet her former master at the school gate. Lassie is Joe's prize collie and constant companion. But when Joe's father loses his job, Lassie must be sold. Three times she escapes from her new owner, and three times she returns home to Joe, until finally she is taken to the remotest part of Scotland -- too far a journey for any dog to make alone. But Lassie is not just any dog. - Publisher.

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