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Your amiable uncle; letters to his nephews

Author: Booth Tarkington
Publisher: Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill Co. [1949]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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"These letters were written by Booth Tarkington in 1903 and 1904, during his first trip abroad, with his parents and his wife. They were addressed to his three nephews, John (aged fourteen), Donald (aged twelve) and Booth Jameson (aged one). Many years later Penrod was dedicated "by a grateful uncle" to the same three boys, the gratitude being due to the fact that individually and collectively they had furnished so  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Tarkington, Booth, 1869-1946.
Your amiable uncle.
Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill Co. [1949]
(OCoLC)579791162
Named Person: Booth Tarkington; Booth Tarkington
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Booth Tarkington
OCLC Number: 352751
Description: 192 pages illustrations, portrait 23 cm
Responsibility: by Booth Tarkington, illus. with his original sketches.

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"These letters were written by Booth Tarkington in 1903 and 1904, during his first trip abroad, with his parents and his wife. They were addressed to his three nephews, John (aged fourteen), Donald (aged twelve) and Booth Jameson (aged one). Many years later Penrod was dedicated "by a grateful uncle" to the same three boys, the gratitude being due to the fact that individually and collectively they had furnished so much copy to the avuncular pen." -- publisher's description.

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