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Lassie Come-home.

Eric Knight

Lassie Come-home.

by Eric Knight

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Published by John C. Winston Co. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dogs -- Folklore

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated by Marguerite Kirmse.
    GenreFolklore
    ContributionsKirmse, Marguerite, 1885-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 248 p. :
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22803719M
    LC Control Number40011708

    Vintage Book Lassie Come Home by Eric Knight Lassie Book Dog Book Collie Book Dog Stories Young Adult Book Classic Literature Teen Book HipCatRetroVintage 5 out of . Lassie Come-Home by Susan Hill Book Resume: First published in , Lassie Come-Home has become a cultural phenomenon and one of the best-loved dog stories in the world, inspiring several movies and TV shows. Now, to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the original book, comes a picture book with a fresh and appealing commercial look just right.

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    Determination and endurance are major themes in Lassie Come-Home. Twelve-yearold Joe Carraclough and his collie, Lassie, are the main characters, and undergo a metamorphosis as the result of Lassie's journey. Joe is a "sturdy, pleasant-faced boy" with brown eyes, who dotes on his collie and aspires to be as "fine a dog-man as his father.". In this book he writes how in Lyme Regis, close the where the HMS Formidable sank in , the legend of a dog named Lassie who brought a sailor who had been washed ashore in a lifeboat back from death has lasted ever since. Lassie was also the name of a dog .


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Lassie Come-Home book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A beloved classic gets a beautiful new is Joe's pri /5.

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Since publishing it has remained one of the favorite books for children. The book was written in and has been translated into numerous different languages and editions, thanks to the immense popularity of this moving story about the loyal pet.

The most faithful of all dogs returns in Lassie Come-Home by Eric Knight. Begun as a short story in the Saturday Evening Post, the tale was so well received that Knight expanded it into this novel.

Great Depression, Mr. Knight wrote Lassie Come-Home on his farm in Pennsylvania. He was killed in while serving in the US Army during World War II. Lassie first appeared in a short story published by the Saturday Evening Post in The story was so popular that Mr.

Knight expanded it into a full-length book, which was published in and instantlyFile Size: KB. LASSIE’S COME HOME!”: FIRST EDITION OF ERIC KNIGHT’S BELOVED CLASSIC LASSIE COME HOME. KNIGHT, Eric. Lassie Come-Home.

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Eric Knight was born Ap in Yorkshire, England. This lush countryside was the setting he chose for Lassie's adventures.

Knight grew up in the mill towns where stories of "come-home" dogs were common. He was raised by an aunt and uncle and worked and went to school as a youngster part time. Lassie Come-Home book. For more than eighty years, Lassie Come-Home has been the quintessential friendship story between a boy and his dog.

From books to television to the silver screen, Lassie remains one of the most adventurous, courageous and loyal friends in the history of popular culture. Twelve-year-old Joe Carraclough can’t imagine life without his family’s dog and beloved friend.

First published inLassie Come-Home has become one of the best-loved dog stories in the world. This beautiful edition showcases the original text and illustrations within a striking new 4/5(4). About the Book A collie named lassie has to be sold because her family are having bad times.

Lassie escapes twice but when her new owner takes her to a place too far to run from will lassie be able to make the journey back to her home.

A collie undertakes a thousand-mile journey in order to once again meet her former master at the school gate. Lassie Come-Home (Famous Dog Stories Series) by Knight, Eric and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Lassie Come Home by Eric Knight - AbeBooks Passion for books.

A 50th-anniversary edition of the book Lassie Come Home will be published in by Holt, Reunhart and Winston. What follows, however, is the original "Lassie Come Home" as it appeared 50 yearw ago in The Saturday Evening Post.

The dog had met the boy by the school gate for five years. Book Overview Lassie is Joe's prize collie and constant companion. But when Joe's father loses his job, Lassie must be sold. Three times she escapes from her new owner, and three times she returns home to Joe, until finally she is taken to the remotest part of Scotland--too far a journey for any dog to make alone Cited by: Free download or read online Lassie Come-Home pdf (ePUB) book.

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