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Colver, Anne 1908-1991

Overview
Works: 23 works in 131 publications in 5 languages and 5,910 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  Domestic fiction  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.G7516, B
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Anne Colver
Publications by Anne Colver
Publications by Anne Colver, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Anne Colver
Mr. Lincoln's wife by Anne Colver( Book )
22 editions published between 1943 and 1965 in 3 languages and held by 1,077 libraries worldwide
A fictionalized biography of Mary Todd Lincoln from courtship days in Springfield to Lincoln's death
Florence Nightingale : war nurse by Anne Colver( Book )
11 editions published between 1961 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 811 libraries worldwide
A biography of the founder of modern nursing
Bread-and-butter Indian by Anne Colver( Book )
17 editions published between 1964 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 505 libraries worldwide
"Pioneer life was often frightening and lonely for a little girl. Young Barbara, without a best friend, loved to play with her doll at tea parties in the woods; and it was there that she offered her bread and butter to a hungry looking Indian. Although they couldn't understand each other's language, a strong bond of friendship grew between them, and one day Barbara's bread-and-butter Indian repaid her kindness in an extraordinary way."--Amazon
Bread-and-butter journey by Anne Colver( Book )
11 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 411 libraries worldwide
The adventures of a little girl as she travels with her mother and brothers across the Alleghenies to join Father on a new homestead in Western Pennsylvania
Thomas Jefferson, author of independence by Anne Colver( Book )
2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
A biography of the third President and author of the Declaration of Independence
Theodosia : daughter of Aaron Burr by Anne Colver( Book )
3 editions published between 1941 and 1962 in English and held by 255 libraries worldwide
Theodosia, Aaron Burr's daughter, lives through his fame and public humiliation
Pluto : brave Lipizzaner stallion by Anne Colver( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 226 libraries worldwide
The fate of the royal Lipizzaner horses sequestered in an Austrian village during World War II becomes uncertain when the American occupation troops demand all available horses. Pluto leads the stallions in a performance to gain General Patton's protection
The wayfarer's tree by Anne Colver( Book )
4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 222 libraries worldwide
Joel's expectation of a dull year in Concord is changed after he meets Henry David Thoreau
Louisa May Alcott by Anne Colver( Book )
5 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
A biography of the New England authoress whose own life and family provided much of the material for some of her most famous novels
Bad Jack and the Lincoln boys by Anne Colver( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
When their soldier doll, Jack, continuously performs his duties badly during war games, Tad and Willie ask their father, the President, for an official pardon
Yankee Doodle painter by Anne Colver( Book )
4 editions published in 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Old Bet by Anne Colver( Book )
2 editions published in 1957 in Undetermined and English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Secret castle by Anne Colver( Book )
3 editions published between 1960 and 1969 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Nobody's birthday by Anne Colver( Book )
2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Listen for the voices : a novel of Concord by Anne Colver( Book )
2 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Borrowed treasure by Anne Colver( Book )
2 editions published between 1958 and 1959 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Two girls receive a horse on loan from a neighboring farmer and the children in the local Youth Center practically adopt him. Grades 3-5
Shamrock cargo, a story of the Irish potato famine by Anne Colver( Book )
2 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Lucky Four by Anne Colver( Book )
2 editions published in 1960 in Vietnamese and English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Shooting star by Anne Colver( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Graff, Polly Anne, 1908-1991

Colver, Polly Anne, 1908-
Colver, Polly Anne, 1908-1991
Languages
English (80)
Danish (5)
Swedish (3)
Chinese (2)
Vietnamese (1)
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