Gene Stratton Porter, the Natural Wonder

by Jan Finney

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Freckles, by Gene Stratton-Porter Its easy to link to paragraphs in the Full Text Archive If this page contains some material that you want to link to but you don't want your visitors to have to scroll down the whole page just hover your mouse over the relevent paragraph and click the bookmark icon that appears to the left of it.2/5. Freckles, by Gene Stratton-Porter Part 1 out of 5. homepage; swamp, it was the most natural thing in the world that Freckles should turn to them for friendship. He began by instinctively in wonder as Freckles mopped the perspiration from his forehead and began to laugh. Then, forgetting all his customary reserve with 1/5. In Wonder, Hope, Love, and Loss: The Selected Novels of Gene Stratton-Porter, three of her most timeless classics are collected in one volume. A Girl of the Limberlost, Freckles, and The Harvester demonstrate the power of Stratton-Porter’s writing for young people as she explores how the natural world can provide not just a means of. Read CHAPTER XIV of A Girl Of The Limberlost by Gene Stratton-Porter free of charge on ReadCentral. More than books to choose from. free online book, by Gene Stratton-Porter, on Add to Bookshelf. it was decided to add the position of Lecturer on Natural History to our corps of city teachers.

Gene Stratton Porter () American feminist, photographer, one of Indiana's most famous female authors. Stratton-Porter's moralistic and romantic novels have been translated among others into Finnish and Swedish. By the time of her death, her . Freckles, a novel primarily set in the Limberlost swamp area of Indiana with brief scenes in Chicago, was written by the American writer and naturalist Gene Stratton-Porter. The title character "Feeckles" appears briefly in Porter's earlier novel A Girl of the Limberlost- reading of which makes this book easy to understand. The story in Freckles. On the back of an envelope, Mr. Dovesky was sketching a staff of music in natural key, setting off measures and filling in notes. As the bird confused him with repetitions or trills on E or C so high he had to watch sharply to catch just what it was, his fingers trembled when he added lines to the staff for the highest notes. Gene Stratton-Porter, the Indiana novelist and bird lover, offers the fruits of several years' loving labor in "Birds of the Bible”, a handsome riches of bird lore that Mrs. Porter has unearthed will surprise anyone who opens the book. "Birds of the Bible " is designed for all lovers of birds in general, and lovers of Bible birds and Bible poetry in : Gene Stratton-Porter.

When they had gone Linda worked persistently, but her book was not completed and the publishers were hurrying her when the fall term of school opened. By the time the final chapter with its exquisite illustration had been sent in, the first ones were coming back in proof, and with the proof came the materialized form of Linda's design for her. Great deals on Outdoor & Nature Antiquarian & Collectible Books in English. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items! Gene Stratton-Porter. 2 The Indiana Historian, preserve the natural world. This issue of The Indiana Historian provides only a brief introduction to Gene Stratton-Porter, generally using her own wonder and the marvel of my gift, and to-day, .

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Gene Stratton Porter, the Natural Wonder book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.5/5(1). Gene Stratton-Porter the Natural Wonder book five of those books—far more than any other author of her time. entirely self-trained,” Jan Dearmin Finney writes in The Natural Wonder: Stratton-Porter’s.

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Gene Stratton-Porter was a pioneer naturalist, wilderness advocate, and author. She wrote both fiction and nonfiction about the woods and swampland that she loved so much, and her tales of finding independence and courage through building a relationship with nature touched millions of readers both when she was writing the Natural Wonder book to this day.

Gene Stratton-Porter: author and naturalist by Indiana (Book) A walk in the woods by Alabama Public Television (Visual) Gene Stratton-Porter, the natural wonder: surviving photographs of the Great Limberlost Swamp by Gene Stratton-Porter (Book). I really liked the nature parts of this book; Gene Stratton-Porter writes so descriptively about this and makes me want to know more.

I also liked the story; the rather old-fashioned Cinderella theme which reminded me of books (like her 'Girl of the Limberlost') where the underprivileged person comes into her own/5(95). I didn't like this particular book as much as I have other Gene Stratton-Porter novels.

It wasn't resolved to my satisfaction and I think it had rather a cynical viewpoint. Gene always wrote well, though, so even though I didn't care for the story, I'm glad I read the book/5.

Gene Stratton-Porter was a naturalist, a storyteller, a teacher, a lover of people and of her country. This is a romanticized version of one period in Gene’s childhood. She says that she modeled the main character in The cleaner, kindlier man, it is a wonder-working book. If it opens his eyes to one beauty in nature he never saw for.

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Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read A Girl of the Limberlost/5(26). Gene Stratton-Porter was an American author, amateur naturalist, wildlife photographer, and writer. She wrote bestselling novels as well as nonfiction books that detailed the natural history and wildlife of the Limberlost Swamp Author: Gene Stratton-Porter.

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FOR several years Doubleday, Page & Company have been receiving repeated requests for information about the life and books of Gene Stratton-Porter. Her fascinating nature work with bird, flower, and moth, and the natural wonders of the Limberlost Swamp, made famous as the scene of her nature.

Gene Stratton-Porter, the Indiana novelist and bird lover, offers the fruits of several years' loving labor in "Birds of the Bible”, a handsome volume. The riches of bird lore that Mrs.

Porter has unearthed will surprise anyone who opens the book. Gene Stratton-Porter: The Natural Wonder, Surviving Photographs of the Great Limberlost Swamp by Gene Stratton-Porter. Gene Stratton-Porter: The Natural Wonder, Surviving Photographs of the Great Limberlost Swamp Author: Gene Stratton-Porter Language: English Binding: Paperback Pages: 31 Publisher: Indiana State Museum Publication Date: FRECKLES By Gene Stratton-Porter To all good Irishmen in general and one CHARLES DARWIN PORTER in particular Characters: FRECKLES, a plucky waif who guards the Limberlost timber leases and dreams of Angels.

THE SWAMP ANGEL, in. The next story, Freckles, about an orphan who gets a job as a timber guard in Limberlost, became a success. The book was made into a film in and During World War I Stratton-Porter moved to California. She wrote editorials for McCall's magazine and founded in Gene Stratton Porter film company to produce movies of her books.4/5(20).

A Girl of the Limberlost, a novel by American writer and naturalist Gene Stratton-Porter, was published in August It is considered a classic of Indiana literature. It is the sequel to her earlier novel Freckles. Patricia Raub (Senior Lecturer Author: Gene Stratton-Porter.

Gene Stratton-Porter was an American author, amateur naturalist, wildlife photographer, and one of the earliest women to form a movie studio and production company.

She wrote some of the best selling novels and well-received columns in magazines of the day. Born Geneva Grace Stratton in Wabash County, Indiana, she married Charles D. Porter inand they had one. The songs of Petey the canary must have been the perfect background music for Mrs.

Warren G. Harding as she read The Harvester and Her Father’s Daughter. The former First Lady owned both of these books by Gene Stratton-Porter, the self-taught photographer and best-selling author who shared her love of birds and nature with millions of readers during the early.

Three classic stories for young adults about the wonder and power of our connections with nature and each Stratton-Porter was a pioneer naturalist, wilderness advocate, and author.

She wrote both fiction and nonfiction about the woods and swampland that she loved so much, and her tales of finding independence and courage through building a relationship with nature. Buy a cheap copy of A Girl of the Limberlost book by Gene Stratton-Porter.

The novel is set in Indiana. Most of the action takes place either in or around the Limberlost Swamp, or in the nearby town of Onabasha. The novel's heroine Elnora Free shipping over $Cited by: Gene Stratton-Porter is another pioneering woman almost lost to history (“The Legend of Limberlost,” March ).She used her wealth and privilege.

The next story, Freckles, about an orphan who gets a job as a timber guard in Limberlost, became a success. The book was made into a film in and During World War I Stratton-Porter moved to California.

She wrote editorials for McCall's magazine and founded in Gene Stratton Porter film company to produce movies of her books/5(16).

Jul 8, - Explore cynthyb's board "Limberlost", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Gene stratton porter, Stratton, Film art pins. A Gripping Romance in a Natural Setting gentler, saner, cleaner, kindlier it is a wonder-working book.

If it opens his eyes to one beauty in nature he never saw for himself and leads him one step toward the God of the Universe, it is a beneficial book " ― Gene Stratton-Porter In Gene Stratton-Porter's novel, The Harvester, a noble and. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Wonder, Hope, Love, and Loss: The Selected Novels of Gene Stratton-Porter by Gene Stratton-Porter (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. Stratton-Porter made a fortune from these romantic novels, with a stunning 10 million copies sold by She also wrote ten natural history books between and Author: Kathryn Aalto.

If in one small degree it shows him where he can be gentler, saner, cleaner, kindlier it is a wonder-working book.

If it opens his eyes to one beauty in nature he never saw for himself and leads him one step toward the God of the Universe, it is a /5(). Genre/Form: Nature stories: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stratton-Porter, Gene, Coming through the swamp.

Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, ©. Read "Freckles" by Gene Stratton-Porter available from Rakuten Kobo. In this companion book to the much-loved classic A Girl of the Limberlost, an orphaned teenager longs to find his place Brand: Dover Publications.Gene Stratton-Porter () was an American author, amateur naturalist, wildlife photographer, and one of the earliest women to form a movie studio and production company.

She wrote some of the best selling novels and well-received columns in ma.You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: Her Father's Daughter Author: Gene Stratton-Porter Release Date: J [EBook #] Last Updated: March 9, Language: English Character set encoding: UTF-8 *** START OF THIS.