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Houghton, Mifflin and Company

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Works: 896 works in 1,135 publications in 1 language and 22,619 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  Young adult works  Handbooks, manuals, etc  History  Picture books  Christmas stories  Charts, diagrams, etc  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Publisher, Electrotyper, Signer, Bookseller
Classifications: PZ7.W638, [FIC]
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Petronella saves nearly everyone by Dene Low( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2,084 libraries worldwide
In the spring of 1903 at her country estate, Petronella Arbuthnot faces an enormous dilemma during her sixteenth-birthday festivities as important guests disappear, kidnapping notes appear, and Uncle Augustus, who has developed a bug-eating compulsion, is surreptiously devouring the insect evidence
George and Martha by James Marshall( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1,634 libraries worldwide
Relates several episodes in the friendship of two hippopotamuses
Queen of the Falls by Chris Van Allsburg( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1,585 libraries worldwide
The story of Annie Edson Taylor, who in 1901 decided to go over Niagara Falls in a barrel
Minn of the Mississippi by Holling Clancy Holling( Book )
1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 1,419 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
Buford, the little bighorn by Bill Peet( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 1,064 libraries worldwide
The story of an awkward and scrawny mountain sheep with oversized horns who escapes the hunters to become the sensation of a ski resort
America's Robert E. Lee by Henry Steele Commager( Book )
1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 1,047 libraries worldwide
A biography of the commander of the Confederate armies, which describes his family life, his career, and his campaigns during the Civil War
Paddington takes the test by Michael Bond( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1,026 libraries worldwide
Presents further misadventures in England of the bear from Darkest Peru in which he takes a driving test, visits a Stately Home, gets a rise, and takes part in a magic act
Paddington takes the air by Michael Bond( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 674 libraries worldwide
The further adventures of Paddington as he visits the dentist, decides to become a detective, and tries to repair the neighbor's trousers
T4 : a novel in verse by Ann Clare LeZotte( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 621 libraries worldwide
When the Nazi party takes control of Germany, thirteen-year-old Paula, who is deaf, finds her world-as-she-knows-it turned upside down, as she is taken into hiding to protect her from the new law nicknamed T4
Paddington at large by Michael Bond( Book )
2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 605 libraries worldwide
The Peruvian bear breaks the peace, hits the jackpot, has trouble in the bargain basement, and "helps" in the Christmas pantomime
Hah-nee of the cliff dwellers by Mary Buff( Book )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 444 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 395 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
The Tory lover by Sarah Orne Jewett( Book )
3 editions published in 1901 in English and held by 389 libraries worldwide
This poetic historical romance, set against the background of the American Revolutionary War and featuring the Hamilton family, was one of Jewett's most popular novels. A study of marriage and friendship, and a critique of patriotism and nationalism, Jewett comments on the imperialism of her time
The stars, a new way to see them by H. A Rey( Book )
1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
A beginner's comprehensive guide to the stars, presenting the constellations in shapes that correspond sensibly to their names. Includes forty charts of the skies through the seasons
Just like Abraham Lincoln by Bernard Waber( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 330 libraries worldwide
Mr. Potts looks just like Abraham Lincoln
Tales of the home folks in peace and war by Joel Chandler Harris( Book )
2 editions published in 1898 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Twelve stories about the poor and wealthy people of the South before, during, and after the Civil War
The Birds' Christmas carol by Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin( Book )
3 editions published between 1889 and 1890 in English and held by 256 libraries worldwide
Carol Bird was born on Christmas Day, and after she became ill, she helped make her last Christmas with her family and friends very special for everyone
Curious George : color fun ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
Curious George explores the amazing world of colors in a bright book with a rainbow surprise at the end. On board pages
Betty Leicester : a story for girls by Sarah Orne Jewett( Book )
5 editions published between 1889 and 1890 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
Fifteen-year-old Betty spends a summer with her aunts in Tideshead, Massachusetts, while her father, a naturalist, travels to Alaska
 
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controlled identity Houghton Mifflin Company

controlled identity Houghton, Osgood, and Company

Houghton, Mifflin & Co.
Houghton, Mifflin and Company, New York.
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