Stories of grit by Archer Wallace

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Author Wallace, Archer, 1884-1958
Author of introduction, etc. Statten, Taylor, 1882-1956
Title Stories of grit
Original Publication Canada: The Musson Book Company, 1925.
Contents The blind boy who became poet, preacher and author [George Matheson] -- How a lame boy became the world's greatest potter [Josiah Wedgewood] -- The dutch boy who became a great editor [Edward Bok] -- A deaf boy who became a great Bible scholar [John Kitto] -- The slave boy who became a great leader [Booker T. Washington] -- The immigrant lad who became a king of industry [Andrew Carnegie] -- A shoemaker's apprentice who became a great scholar [Henry Jones] -- From gipsy tent to pulpit [Rodney "Gipsy" Smith] -- A blind man who became Postmaster-General of England [Henry Fawcett] -- The ploughboy who became a famous naturalist [John Muir] -- A sick man who never gave up [Francis Parkman] -- How a poor boy became a great scientist [Jean Henri Fabre] -- What an illiterate boy made of his life [James Flanaghan] -- A donkey boy who became a famous sculptor [Francis Chantrey].
Credits Al Haines
Language English
LoC Class CT: History: Biography
Subject Boys -- Biography
Subject Biography -- Juvenile literature
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EBook-No. 71202
Release Date
Most Recently Updated Jul 21, 2023
Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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