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The box-car children

Author: Gertrude Chandler Warner; Dorothy Lake Gregory; Frances Lester Warner
Publisher: Chicago ; New York : Rand McNally & Company, [1924] ©1924
Series: Nineteenth Century Collections Online: Children's Literature and Childhood.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Henry, Jessie, Violet and Benny Alden are brothers and sisters - and they're orphans. The only way they can stay together is to make it on their own. One night, during a storm, the children find an old red boxcar that keeps them warm and safe. They decide to make it their home.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gertrude Chandler Warner; Dorothy Lake Gregory; Frances Lester Warner
OCLC Number: 905332467
Notes: Title page engraved.
Reproduction of the original from the Baldwin Library of Historical Children's Literature, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida.
Description: 1 online resource (146 pages, 4 unnumbered leaves of plates) : illustrations (some color).
Series Title: Nineteenth Century Collections Online: Children's Literature and Childhood.
Responsibility: by Gertrude Chandler Warner, author of "Star stories for Little Folks" and, with Frances Warner, of "Life's Minor Collisions" ; with pictures by Dorothy Lake Gregory.

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Henry, Jessie, Violet and Benny Alden are brothers and sisters - and they're orphans. The only way they can stay together is to make it on their own. One night, during a storm, the children find an old red boxcar that keeps them warm and safe. They decide to make it their home.

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