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H.O. Houghton & Company

Overview
Works: 328 works in 498 publications in 1 language and 7,668 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Adventure stories  History  Biography  Domestic fiction  Poetry  Bildungsromans  Life skills guides  Folklore 
Roles: Printer, Electrotyper, Stereotyper
Classifications: PZ7.W638, [FIC]
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Rebecca of Sunnybrook farm by Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin ( Book )
2 editions published in 1903 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Talkative, ten-year-old Rebecca goes to live with her spinster aunts, one harsh and demanding, the other soft and sentimental, with whom she spends seven difficult but rewarding years growing up
Daughters of the revolution and their times, 1769-1776 : a historical romance by Charles Carleton Coffin ( Book )
2 editions published in 1895 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tales of the home folks in peace and war by Joel Chandler Harris ( Book )
3 editions published in 1898 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve stories about the poor and wealthy people of the South before, during, and after the Civil War
Betty Leicester : a story for girls by Sarah Orne Jewett ( Book )
4 editions published between 1889 and 1899 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The book follows the day-to-day life of a sweet, fifteen-year-old girl who spends a summer in a New England neighborhood, and impresses many people with her helpful, sunny nature. In the vein of Little Women, this delightful book is ideal for girls of all ages
Rose O' the river by Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin ( Book )
2 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Aaron (so named) : the son of Ben Ali ; told by his friends and acquaintances by Joel Chandler Harris ( Book )
2 editions published in 1896 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tom Grogan by Francis Hopkinson Smith ( Book )
1 edition published in 1896 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collection contains a typescript with autograph corrections and a page proof with autograph corrections
Little Mr. Thimblefinger and his queer country : what the children saw and heard there by Joel Chandler Harris ( Book )
2 editions published in 1894 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The spoils of Poynton by Henry James ( Book )
1 edition published in 1897 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Owen Gereth, engaged to the uncouth Mona Brigstock, enlists young and cultured Fleda Vetch to help relocate his widowed mother to a new home. But the plot thickens when Fleda begins to suspect Owen is falling for her
Childhood in literature and art : with some observations on literature for children ; a study by Horace Elisha Scudder ( Book )
1 edition published in 1894 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The son of the wolf by Jack London ( Book )
2 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the Yukon, in the midst of the Klondike gold rush, this collection is based on London's own experiences there. The stories feature the Malemute Kid, a force for justice in a lawless and savage land. Here are tales of desperate gamblers, of stalwart women, of deaths along the trail, of prospectors in search of the big strike
Girls and women by Harriet E Paine ( Book )
2 editions published in 1890 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History of the Sandwich Islands mission by Rufus Anderson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1870 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Room forty-five : a farce by William Dean Howells ( Book )
1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The old garden, and other verses by Margaret Deland ( Book )
2 editions published in 1894 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The county road by Alice Brown ( Book )
2 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Polly Oliver's problem : a story for girls by Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin ( Book )
2 editions published in 1893 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The White Hills their legends, landscape, and poetry by Thomas Starr King ( Book )
1 edition published in 1860 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a bad boy by Thomas Bailey Aldrich ( Book )
2 editions published in 1895 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The boyhood adventures of a mischievous lad in nineteenth-century New England are based on the author's own experiences
Glimpses of unfamiliar Japan by Lafcadio Hearn ( Book )
1 edition published in 1894 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As an interpreter of Japan to the West, Lafcadio Hearn was without parallel in his time. His numerous books about that country were read with a fascination that was a tribute to his keen powers of observation and the vividness of his descriptions. Today, even though Japan has changed greatly from what it was when he wrote about it, his writing is still valid, for it captures the essence of the country-an essence that has actually changed a good deal less than outward appearances might suggest. In a word, the Japanese character and the Japanese tradition are still fundamentally the same as Hear
 
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Languages
English (42)