skip to content
Polly Oliver's problem : a story for girls Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Polly Oliver's problem : a story for girls

Author: Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin; Houghton, Mifflin and Company.; Riverside Press (Cambridge, Mass.); H.O. Houghton & Company.
Publisher: Boston ; New York : Houghton, Mifflin and Company ; Cambridge : Riverside Press, 1893
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Pauline Oliver, in Polly Oliver's Problem, chafes against spending the rest of her life helping her mother run a boarding house--then must take charge when the Widow Oliver suffers poor health and must move to a healthier clime.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Publishers' advertisements
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wiggin, Kate Douglas Smith, 1856-1923.
Polly Oliver's problem.
Boston ; New York : Houghton, Mifflin and Company ; Cambridge : Riverside Press, 1893 (Cambridge : Electrotyped and printed by H.O. Houghton & Company)
(OCoLC)561631633
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin; Houghton, Mifflin and Company.; Riverside Press (Cambridge, Mass.); H.O. Houghton & Company.
OCLC Number: 169976
Notes: Publisher's advertisements precede text.
Description: 212 pages, [8] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 18 cm
Responsibility: by Kate Douglas Wiggin.

Abstract:

Pauline Oliver, in Polly Oliver's Problem, chafes against spending the rest of her life helping her mother run a boarding house--then must take charge when the Widow Oliver suffers poor health and must move to a healthier clime.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/169976> # Polly Oliver's problem : a story for girls
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "169976" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1293536#Place/cambridge> ; # Cambridge
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> ; # Boston
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1134169> ; # Storytelling
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/087.1/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1293536#Topic/conduct_of_life> ; # Conduct of life
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1293536#Topic/friendship> ; # Friendship
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1293536#Topic/mothers_and_daughters> ; # Mothers and daughters
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/921864> ; # Fatherless families
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/835110> ; # Boardinghouses
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85122266> ; # Sick
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/874563> ; # Conduct of life
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85047450> ; # Fatherless families
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1026997> ; # Mothers and daughters
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh93000453> ; # Boardinghouses
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1183372> ; # Youth--Conduct of life
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85149315> ; # Youth--Conduct of life
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/935174> ; # Friendship
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1118032> ; # Sick
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1293536#Topic/storytelling> ; # Storytelling
    schema:audience <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/169976#Audience> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1293536#Organization/h_o_houghton_&_company> ; # H.O. Houghton & Company.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/143060208> ; # Riverside Press (Cambridge, Mass.)
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/84074118> ; # Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin
    schema:datePublished "1893" ;
    schema:description "Pauline Oliver, in Polly Oliver's Problem, chafes against spending the rest of her life helping her mother run a boarding house--then must take charge when the Widow Oliver suffers poor health and must move to a healthier clime."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1293536> ;
    schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
    schema:genre "Publishers' advertisements"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/561631633> ;
    schema:name "Polly Oliver's problem : a story for girls"@en ;
    schema:productID "169976" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/169976#PublicationEvent/boston_new_york_houghton_mifflin_and_company_cambridge_riverside_press_1893_cambridge_electrotyped_and_printed_by_h_o_houghton_&_company> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1293536#Agent/riverside_press> ; # Riverside Press
    schema:publisher <http://viaf.org/viaf/131449065> ; # Houghton, Mifflin and Company.
    schema:publisher <http://viaf.org/viaf/143060208> ; # Riverside Press (Cambridge, Mass.)
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1293536#Agent/houghton_mifflin_and_company> ; # Houghton, Mifflin and Company
    schema:url <http://archive.org/details/pollyoliversprobwigg> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/169976> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> # Boston
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Boston" ;
    .

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1293536#Agent/houghton_mifflin_and_company> # Houghton, Mifflin and Company
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Houghton, Mifflin and Company" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1293536#Agent/riverside_press> # Riverside Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Riverside Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1293536#Organization/h_o_houghton_&_company> # H.O. Houghton & Company.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "H.O. Houghton & Company." ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85047450> # Fatherless families
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Fatherless families"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85149315> # Youth--Conduct of life
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Youth--Conduct of life"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh93000453> # Boardinghouses
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Boardinghouses"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1026997> # Mothers and daughters
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Mothers and daughters"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1118032> # Sick
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sick"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1134169> # Storytelling
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Storytelling"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1183372> # Youth--Conduct of life
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Youth--Conduct of life"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/835110> # Boardinghouses
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Boardinghouses"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/874563> # Conduct of life
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Conduct of life"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/921864> # Fatherless families
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Fatherless families"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/935174> # Friendship
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Friendship"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/131449065> # Houghton, Mifflin and Company.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Houghton, Mifflin and Company." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/143060208> # Riverside Press (Cambridge, Mass.)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Riverside Press (Cambridge, Mass.)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/84074118> # Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1856" ;
    schema:deathDate "1923" ;
    schema:familyName "Wiggin" ;
    schema:givenName "Kate Douglas Smith" ;
    schema:name "Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/561631633>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Polly Oliver's problem." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/169976> ; # Polly Oliver's problem : a story for girls
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/169976#PublicationEvent/boston_new_york_houghton_mifflin_and_company_cambridge_riverside_press_1893_cambridge_electrotyped_and_printed_by_h_o_houghton_&_company>
    a schema:PublicationEvent ;
    schema:location <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1293536#Place/cambridge> ; # Cambridge
    schema:location <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:location <http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> ; # Boston
    schema:organizer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1293536#Agent/riverside_press> ; # Riverside Press
    schema:organizer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1293536#Agent/houghton_mifflin_and_company> ; # Houghton, Mifflin and Company
    schema:startDate "1893" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.