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Stretton, Hesba 1832-1911

Overview
Works: 383 works in 1,462 publications in 13 languages and 5,927 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Religious fiction  Christian fiction  History  Commentaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Sunday school literature  Dime novels 
Roles: Author, Creator, Thesis advisor, Performer
Classifications: PR5499.S19, 823.8
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Hesba Stretton
Publications by Hesba Stretton
Publications by Hesba Stretton, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Hesba Stretton
Jessica's first prayer ; Little Meg's children ; Alone in London ; Pilgrim Street by Hesba Stretton( Book )
165 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 530 libraries worldwide
In nineteenth-century London, a poor street girl is befriended by the owner of a coffee stall who feeds her once a week and introduces her to God and prayer
Little Meg's children by Hesba Stretton( Book )
45 editions published between 1866 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 205 libraries worldwide
When her mother dies leaving Little Meg to care for her two young brothers in nineteenth-century London, they spend their days asking for God's blessings and trying to find enough food to keep them alive until father returns from sea
Alone in London by Hesba Stretton( Book )
59 editions published between 1869 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Alone in London is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by Hesba Stretton is in the English language, and may not include graphics or images from the original edition. If you enjoy the works of Hesba Stretton then we highly recommend this publication for your book collection
Pilgrim street : a story of Manchester life by Hesba Stretton( Book )
35 editions published between 1800 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Two poor young brothers struggling to survive in nineteenth-century Manchester, England, begin to see their lives in new perspectives as they learn about God and Jesus Christ
Schipbreuk by Hesba Stretton( Book )
25 editions published between 1876 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Zeeman Peter Blake monstert aan op een schip dat al snel na vertrek veel te zwaar beladen blijkt te zijn. Hier blijkt de reder meer van te weten. Vanaf ca. 15 jaar
Fern's hollow by Hesba Stretton( Book )
35 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 75 libraries worldwide
The orphaned Steven Fern supports his sisters and aged grandfather
Durch ein Nadelöhr by Hesba Stretton( Book )
23 editions published between 1878 and 1936 in 5 languages and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Cassy by Hesba Stretton( Book )
25 editions published between 1874 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 62 libraries worldwide
In 1870s England, young Casssie runs away from her abusive stepmother and finds temporary refuge in the forest with the disabled dwarf Simon before seeking her fortune in a cold and indifferent London
Bede's charity by Hesba Stretton( Book )
24 editions published between 1872 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Lost Gip by Hesba Stretton( Book )
29 editions published between 1800 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 58 libraries worldwide
When Sandy's mother, an impoverished drunk in nineteenth-century London, gives birth to a baby girl, Sandy tries to care for her, and when she goes missing he must endure many difficulties before they are reunited
Max Krömer : a story of the siege of Strasbourg by Hesba Stretton( Book )
19 editions published between 1871 and 1913 in 3 languages and held by 56 libraries worldwide
Cobwebs and cables by Hesba Stretton( Book )
24 editions published between 1881 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 49 libraries worldwide
"Sins are at first like cobwebs, at last like cables."
The fishers of Derby Haven by Hesba Stretton( Book )
20 editions published between 1866 and 1902 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Enoch Roden's training by Hesba Stretton( Book )
18 editions published between 1865 and 1900 in 3 languages and held by 42 libraries worldwide
In prison and out by Hesba Stretton( Book )
16 editions published between 1800 and 1927 in English and German and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old David Fell is sent to prison for three months after begging so that he could feed his impoverished mother. The social stigma of imprisonment condems him to a life of further crime
The sweet story of old by Hesba Stretton( Book )
10 editions published between 1860 and 1869 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Stories of Jesus for little children
The sweet story of old : a Sunday book for the little ones by Hesba Stretton( Book )
8 editions published between 1882 and 1897 in English and Oriya and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Nelly's dark days by Hesba Stretton( Book )
10 editions published between 1870 and 1898 in English and Norwegian and held by 22 libraries worldwide
The child's life of Christ, or The wonderful life by Hesba Stretton( Book )
11 editions published between 1891 and 1896 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
The wonderful life by Hesba Stretton( Book )
5 editions published between 1874 and 1878 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Alone in London, Author of 1832-1911
Author of Alone in London 1832-1911
Author of Bede’s charity 1832-1911
Author of Bede's charity 1832-1911
Author of Enoch Roden’s training 1832-1911
Author of Enoch Roden's training.
Author of Enoch Roden's training 1832-1911
Author of Fern's hollow.
Author of Fern's Hollow 1832-1911
Author of Jessica’s first prayer, 1832-1911
Author of Jessica's first prayer.
Author of Jessica's first prayer 1832-1911
Author of Little Meg’s children 1832-1911
Author of Little Meg's children 1832-1911
Author of Max Kromer 1832-1911
Author of Nelly’s dark days 1832-1911
Author of Nelly's dark days.
Author of Nelly's dark days 1832-1911
Author of Pilgrim Street 1832-1911
Author of The children of Cloverly 1832-1911
Author of The children of Lake Huron 1832-1911
Bede's charity, Author of 1832-1911
Children of Cloverly, Author of 1832-1911
Children of Lake Huron, Author of 1832-1911
Enoch Roden's training, Author of
Enoch Roden's training, Author of 1832-1911
Fern's Hollow, Author of 1832-1911
Hesba Stretton British writer
Hesba Stretton escritora de livros infantojuvenis inglesa
Jessica's first prayer, Author of
Jessica's first prayer, Author of 1832-1911
Little Meg's children, Author of 1832-1911
Max Kromer, Author of 1832-1911
Nelly's dark days, Author of 1832-1911
Pilgrim Street, Author of 1832-1911
Smith, Sara, 1832-1911
Smith, Sarah
Smith Sarah 1832-1911
Стреттон, Хесба
ストレットン
Languages
English (484)
Dutch (50)
German (26)
Norwegian (14)
Russian (4)
Danish (3)
Swedish (3)
Inuktitut (2)
Arabic (2)
Oriya (2)
Tamil (1)
Turkish, Ottoman (1)
Armenian (1)
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