❴Reading❵ ➸ The Burgess Animal Book for Children Author Thornton W. Burgess – E17streets4all.co.uk When Jenny Wren learns that Peter Rabbit would like to know about the four footed friends who share the Green Meadows and Green Forest with him, she encourages him to speak with Old Mother Nature who When Jenny Wren learns that Peter Rabbit Animal Book eBook ☆ would like to know about the four footed friends who share the Green Meadows and Green Forest with him, she encourages him to speak with Old Mother Nature who is only too happy to help During their classroom chats, she not only teaches Peter about Arctic Hare and Antelope Jack but also tells him about such creatures as Flying Squirrel, Mountain Beaver, Pocket Gopher, Grasshopper Mouse, Silvery Bat, Mule Deer, and Grizzly BearTold with all the warmth and whimsy of Burgess s stories, this The Burgess PDF/EPUB ² engaging book acquaints youngsters with many forms of wildlife and the animals relationships with one another The charming collection of entertaining tales is sure to transport today s young readers to the same captivating world of nature that delighted generations of children before them.
Thornton W Waldo Burgess , Animal Book eBook ☆ American author, naturalist and conservationist, wrote popular children s stories including the Old Mother West Wind series He would go on to writethan books and thousands of short stories during his lifetimeThornton Burgess loved the beauty of nature and its living creatures so much that he wrote about them for years in books and his newspaper column, Bedtime Stories He was sometimes known as the Bedtime Story Man By the time he retired, he had writtenthan books and , stories The Burgess PDF/EPUB ² for the daily newspaper column Born in Sandwich, Massachusetts, Burgess was the son of Caroline F Haywood and Thornton W Burgess Sr a direct descendant of Thomas Burgess, one of the first Sandwich settlers in Thornton W Burgess, Sr died the same year his son was born, and the young Thornton Burgess was brought up by his mother in Sandwich They both lived in humble circumstances with relatives or paying rent As a youth, he worked year round in order to earn money Some of his jobs included tending cows, picking Burgess Animal Book PDF ↠ trailing arbutus or berries, shipping water lilies from local ponds, selling candy and trapping muskrats William C Chipman, one of his employers, lived on Discovery Hill Road, a wildlife habitat of woodland and wetland This habitat became the setting of many stories in which Burgess refers to Smiling Pool and the Old Briar Patch Graduating from Sandwich High School in , Burgess briefly attended a business college in Boston from to , living in Somerville, Massachusetts, at that time But he disliked If you re looking for a CBR and CBZ reader studying business and wanted to write He moved to The Burgess Animal Book for Children Kindle æ Animal Springfield, Massachusetts, where he took a job as an editorial assistant at the Phelps Publishing Company His first stories were written under the pen name W B Thornton Burgess married Nina Osborne in , but she died only a year later, leaving him to raise their son alone It is said that he began writing bedtime stories to entertain his young son, Thornton III Burgess remarried in his wife Fannie had two children by a previous marriage The couple later bought a home in Hampden, Massachusetts, in that became Burgess permanent residence in His second wife died in August Burgess returned frequently to Sandwich, which he always claimed as his birthplace and spiritual home In , Burgess published his last book, Now I Remember, Autobiography of an Amateur Naturalist, depicting memories of his early life in Sandwich, as well as his career highlights That same year, Burgess, at the age of , had published his ,th story He died on June , , at the age of .
- 275 pages
- The Burgess Animal Book for Children
- Thornton W. Burgess
- 04 March 2018 Thornton W. Burgess