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Books by Jean Webster

Daddy Long-Legs (Puffin Classics)
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback / softback

A trustee of the John Grier orphanage has offered to send Judy Abbott to college. The only requirements are that she must write to him every month and that she can never know who he is. Judy's life at college is a whirlwind of friends, classes, parties and a growing friendship with the handsome Jerv...

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Dear Enemy
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback / softback

Jean Webster (1876-1916) was an American novelist, playwright, and social activist. During the start of the twentieth century (1912), Webster wrote "Daddy-Long-Legs," an epistolary, best-selling novel that she developed into a play. It met with much success, and the characters were sold as dolls, th...

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Daddy Long Legs
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback / softback

The oldest at a dreary home for foundlings, Judy Abbott finds her life completely changed when, with the help of a mysterious benefactor, she is granted her wish to be able to go to college. A meeting with the rich, handsome uncle of her snobbish roommate sets Judy on the road to discovering her sec...

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When Patty Went to College
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally impor...

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Daddy-Long-Legs
by Jean Webster ~ Hardback

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this wor...

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The Four-Pools Mystery
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback / softback

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this wor...

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Daddy Long Legs
by Jean Webster ~ Hardback

You only wanted to hear from me once a month, didn't you? And I've been peppering you with letters every few days! But I've been so excited about all these new adventures that I MUST talk to somebody; and you're the only one I know. Please excuse my exuberance; I'll settle pretty soon. If my letters...

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The Wheat Princess (1916) the Wheat Princess (1916)
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback

This scarce antiquarian book is a selection from Kessinger Publishing's Legacy Reprint Series. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment...

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Daddy Long Legs
by Jean Webster ~ Hardback

This Is A New Release Of The Original 1912 Edition.

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Dear Enemy
by Jean Webster ~ Hardback

This Is A New Release Of The Original 1915 Edition.

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The Four-Pools Mystery
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback / softback

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this wor...

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Dear Enemy
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback / softback

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this wor...

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When Patty Went to College
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback

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When Patty Went to College
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback / softback

This book is part of the TREDITION CLASSICS series. The creators of this series are united by passion for literature and driven by the intention of making all public domain books available in printed format again - worldwide. At tredition we believe that a great book never goes out of style. Several...

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Much ADO about Peter
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback / softback

Reproduction of the original: Much ado about Peter by Jean Webster

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Just Patty
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback / softback

Just Patty is the prequel to When Patty Went to College, which was Webster's first novel. We see the same lovable prankster at school, causing just as much havoc as ever and delighting her fellow students with her scornful disregard for rules and etiquette.

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Much ADO about Peter
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback / softback

We follow Peter's life while working as a groom for the wealthy Carter family. He has to deal with rowdy young children of his upper class employers, who tend to both look down and up to Peter. There's plenty of slap stick humor with pranks and tricks being played by the children. Later, Peter start...

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Jerry
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback / softback

Never before in the history of his connection with the Hotel du Lac had Gustavo encountered such a munificent, companionable, expansive, entertaining, 'thoroughly' unique and inexplicable guest Even the fact that he was American scarcely accounted for everything. Yesterday this guest had rung the be...

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Much ADO about Peter
by Jean Webster ~ Hardback

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this wor...

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Daddy-Long-Legs
by Jean Webster ~ Hardback

Jean Webster (1876-1916). She was an American writer and author of many books including Daddy-Long-Legs and Dear Enemy.

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Daddy-Long-Legs
by Jean Webster ~ Hardback

Reproduction of the original: Daddy-Long-Legs by Jean Webster

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The Four-Pools Mystery
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback / softback

It was through the Patterson-Pratt forgery case that I first made the acquaintance of Terry Patten, and at the time I should have been more than willing to forego the pleasure. Our firm rarely dealt with criminal cases, but the Patterson family were long standing clients, and they naturally turned ...

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Dear Enemy
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback / softback

Jean Webster (pseudonym for Alice Jane Chandler Webster) (1876-1916) was an American writer and author of many books including Daddy-Long-Legs and Dear Enemy. Her best-known books feature lively young female protagonists who come of age intellectually, morally, and socially, but with enough humor, s...

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When Patty Went to College
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback / softback

When Patty Went to College is a humorous novel about life in an all-girls' college at the turn of the century. Patty is a happy, fun-loving prankster who defends the weak and uses her clever brain only when it suits her. The end of the novel sees her contemplating life outside of college, and wonder...

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Jerry Junior
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback / softback

Even with the beauties of Valedolmo, Italy surrounding him, Jermyn Hilliard Jr. is bored. He has nothing to do, no one to talk to but his hotel's head waiter, and nothing to read in English but a four-day-old newspaper. It will be days before the rest of his family joins him to continue their grand ...

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Just Patty
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback / softback

Just Patty is the prequel to When Patty Went to College, which was Webster's first novel. We see the same lovable prankster at school, causing just as much havoc as ever and delighting her fellow students with her scornful disregard for rules and etiquette.

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Daddy Long Legs
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback / softback

One of the great novels of American girlhood, Jean Webster's Daddy-Long-Legs (1912) follows the adventures of an orphan named Judy Abbott, whose letters to her anonymous male benefactor trace her development as an independent thinker and writer. Its sequel, Dear Enemy (1915), follows the progress of...

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Daddy Long Legs
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback

You only wanted to hear from me once a month, didn't you? And I've been peppering you with letters every few days! But I've been so excited about all these new adventures that I MUST talk to somebody; and you're the only one I know. Please excuse my exuberance; I'll settle pretty soon. If my letters...

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Much ADO about Peter
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally impor...

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The Wheat Princess
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally impor...

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Dear Enemy
by Jean Webster ~ Hardback

(LARGE PRINT EDITION) 1915. Webster was a grandniece of Mark Twain. She was interested in social work, especially the fields of childcare and prison reform, but her main occupation was writing. She wrote a number of short stories and novels for younger readers including her most famous work, Daddy L...

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Much ADO about Peter (Classic Reprint)
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback

Excerpt from Much Ado About Peter Peter and Billy, the two upper grooms at Willowbrook, were polishing the sides of the tall mail phaeton with chamois-skin rubbers and whistling, each a different tune, as they worked. So intent were they upon this musical controversy that they were not aware of Mrs....

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Daddy-Long-Legs by Jean Webster, Fiction, Action & Adventure
by Jean Webster ~ Hardback

Daddy Long Legs has been adapted on stage and screen many times, most famously as the Shirley Temple movie Curly Top, and the Fred Astaire-Leslie Caron movie Daddy Long Legs. Daddy Long Legs is a classic that still amuses and inspires. Most people, writes Jerusha Abbot to Daddy-Long-Legs, run life a...

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Daddy-Long-Legs
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback / softback

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this wor...

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Much ADO about Peter
by Jean Webster ~ Hardback

Reproduction of the original: Much ado about Peter by Jean Webster

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Jerry
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback / softback

Reproduction of the original: Jerry by Jean Webster

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Daddy-Long-Legs
by Jean Webster ~ Paperback / softback

Jean Webster (1876-1916). She was an American writer and author of many books including Daddy-Long-Legs and Dear Enemy.

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Me
by Winnifred Eaton (Onoto Watanna) ~ Paperback / softback

Trieste Publishing has a massive catalogue of classic book titles. Our aim is to provide readers with the highest quality reproductions of fiction and non-fiction literature that has stood the test of time. The many thousands of books in our collection have been sourced from libraries and private co...

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Jerry
by Jean Webster ~ Hardback

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The Four Pools Mystery
by Jean Webster ~ Hardback

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