Hitty Her First Hundred Years by Rachel Field

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Published by Aladdin .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Girls & Women,
  • Toys, Dolls, & Puppets,
  • Dolls,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Fiction,
  • Classics,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Science Fiction, Fantasy, Magic,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Literature - Classics / Contemporary,
  • Adventure and adventurers

Edition Notes

Book details

ContributionsDorothy P. Lathrop (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7729128M
ISBN 100689822847
ISBN 109780689822841
OCLC/WorldCa39897573

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Hitty is a doll of great charm and character. It is indeed a Cited by: 7. Hitty, Her First Hundred Years was an ambitious book in scope and story. Think of Toy Story, only before its time. Rachel Field tells the story of a mountain-ash wood doll that changes hands several times over the course of a hundred years/5.

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The story follows the adventures of a doll, carved by a peddler from Cited by: 7. Sep 28,  · Rachel Field was the first woman to win the Newbery Medal, for her book Hitty: Her First Hundred Years. This book combines two popular genres of children's literature: the toy story and historic fiction.

This is the tale of a doll named Hitty as she tells her story of the first hundred years of her life/5. Hitty: Her First Hundred Years book. Hitty is a doll of great charm and character. It is indeed a privilege to publish her memoirs, which, besides being full of the most thrilling adventures on land and sea, also reveal her delightful personality.

One glance at her portrait will show that she is no ordinary doll. Hitty, or Mehitable as she was really named, was made in the early s for. Rachel Feild painted images in her reader's minds and did not need these elaborate illustrations to draw her reader's interest. The original book, "Hitty Her First Hundred Years" was a monumental achievement for women: The author, Rachel Fields, was the first woman to win a Newbery award and she did it with4/5.

Hitty is a doll of great charm and character. It is indeed a privilege to publish her memoirs, which, besides being full of the most thrilling adventures on land and sea, also reveal her delightful personality.

One glance at her portrait will show that she is no ordinary doll. Hitty, or Mehitable as she was really named, was made in the early s for Phoebe Preble, a little girl from Maine.4/5(24).

Apr 24,  · Sometimes you just have to chase a rabbit or two, because you never know what treasure you might find.:) I found out that the original Hitty doll was the main character of a book called Hitty: Her First Hundred Years.

The book was actually written in by Rachel Field, and illustrated by Dorothy Lathrop, and it is still being published today. Hitty, or Mehitable as she was really named, was made in the early s for Phoebe Preble, a little girl from Maine.

Young Phoebe was very proud of her beautiful doll and took her everywhere, even on a long sailing trip in a whaler. This is the story of Hitty's years with Phoebe, and the many that follow in the life of a well-loved aureusid.comed on: September 01, Rachel Lyman Field (September 19, – March 15, ) was an American novelist, poet, and children's fiction writer.

She is best known for the Newbery Award–winning Hitty, Her First Hundred Hitty Her First Hundred Years book also won a National Book Award, Newbery Honor award and two of her books are on the Lewis Carroll Shelf Award aureusid.comen: Hannah. Rachel Field's Hitty, Her First Hundred Years Rosemary Wells, Author Buy this book this Hitty begins her memoirs in Maine as an old peddler carves her out of a piece of mountain ash.

Hitty is one doll that loves to travel, so using her as a “teacher” to inform others about other lands is a fabulous teaching aid. Ever since Hitty: Her First Hundred Years was published, Hitty has been used in many ways to brighten the lives of so many others.

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Free shipping for many products. In a nutshell Hitty: Her First Hundred Years is about the first hundred years of a doll's life. Made out of well-seasoned mountain-ash wood, Hitty is a sturdy, made to last doll. She is given to a small girl named Phoebe Preble sometime in the early s/5(12).

Free download or read online Hitty, Her First Hundred Years pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Rachel Field. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this historical, historical fiction story are. The book has been awarded with /5. aureusid.com: Hitty Her First Hundred Years () by Field, Rachel and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(K).

Hitty is a doll of great charm and character. It is indeed a privilege to publish her memoirs, which, besides being full of the most thrilling adventures on land and sea, also reveal her delightful personality.

Sep 23,  · Hitty, Her First Hundred Years, by Rachel Field. A book I read when I was about twelve years old, in love with my porcelain dolls, in particular, and rather lonely when it came to, you know, real live human beings.

Hitty was very comforting. I don’t fear spoiling this story for you: the story is the story of a doll’s life through her first. When Clarissa goes off to boarding school, Hitty gets boxed up and a couple years later is sent to a cousin but the box gets lost along the way and she ends up with a seamstress, Miss Milly Pinch, who reluctantly turns her new model over to her employer's daughter - Isabella Van Rensselaer.

Hitty, Her First Hundred Years. Editor's note: This timeline is offered as a guide to your own exploration of the subject. Please feel free to contact me about permissions. Photo of the original Hitty doll purchased by Rachel Field and Dorothy Lathrop in Because the doll was very old at the time of their purchase, they wondered about the life she may have led.

Their book, "Hitty, Her First Hundred Years" won a Newberry Award in and is still widely read today. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Hitty: Her First Hundred Years by Rachel Field (, Picture Book, Revised) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products!/5(6). Mar 27,  · I really enjoyed this book. I think reading Hitty: Her First Hundred Years aloud to a child would be a wonderful way to share her story.

The only thing I want to warn against is the (typical of the s) treatment of South Pacific islanders, natives of India, and African Americans.3/5.

I recently put several more Newbery Medal winners on reserve at the library at once—basically, searching for the ones whose names I could remember, since I didn’t have my list with me. One of those was Hitty: Her First Hundred Years by Rachel Field, because that second part.

Hitty Her First Hundred Years is a memoir written in the voice of a doll, Mehitabel, or Hitty for short, constructed in from the wood of a Mountain Ash tree from Ireland by a peddler stranded during a winter storm at a house in Maine.

After giving the doll to the young daughter of the house, Phoebe, whose father is a captain on a whaling ship, Hitty embarks on many adventures throughout. Mar 27,  · Hi y'all. I am so excited to share my review of Hitty: Her First Hundred Years by Rachel Field today.

Hitty won the Newbery Medal and I was excited to read this early winner. It took me a bit to really get invested in Hitty's story, but soon I really enjoyed it. I was. Oct 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Rachel Field's Hitty: Her First Hundred book by Rosemary Wells.

Following the "life" of a wooden doll may seem like a strangely passive way of learning American history, but it turns out to be a remarkably gripping approach. In Free shipping over $/5(7). I loved the great detail of the book and the continued excitement of her journeys.

She is my "travel doll" and even went to Mayo's clinic with me, the good doctors there signed her journal and thought she was wonderful. My eight grandchildren are also enlightened with Hitty:Her Reviews: 8.

Get this from a library. Hitty: her first hundred years. [Rachel Field; Dorothy P Lathrop] -- A favorite since it was first published inthis Newbery Medal winner is a timeless classic about a very special doll of great charm and character. Hitty: Her First Hundred Years.

First published inHitty: Her First Hundred Years by Rachel Field won the Newbery Award in Since that time, Hitty has been a popular children's book enjoyed by generations of children.

The book details the memoirs of a small wooden doll named Hitty, who was residing in an antique shop. hitty, her first hundred years by field, rachel. Macmillan, First Edition. Hardcover. Good. Good hardcover. No DJ.

Ex-Library with usual markings. Text is clean and unmarked. Covers show light edge wear with rubbing/soiling. Binding is tight, hinges strong.; % Satisfaction Guaranteed. Ships same or next business day!. Hitty, a doll of real character carved from a block of mountain ash, tells a story of the different places and people that she encounters during her first hundred years.

Hitty is a doll of great charm and character. Hitty, or Mehitable as she was really named, was made in. Buy Hitty: Her First Hundred Years by Rachel Field, Dorothy P Lathrop (Illustrator) online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Jun 18,  · Hitty, Her First Hundred Years by Rachel Field, Sometimes, I debate about how much detail I should use when describing the plots of books, but since this is such an old book and a more recently released version has altered the events in Hitty’s life significantly, I’ve decided to cover it in detail.

I do not have the updated version and haven’t read it, so what I describe below is. Hittygirls was founded on July 30, by Julie Old Crow and Sara. We will celebrate Ancestor Hitty's th birthday on July 22, If you have read Hitty: Her First Hundred Years and want to discover Hitty outside the book, then please join us today.

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What Is The Best Price For Hitty: Her First Hundred Years About the Author Rachel Field wrote A Prayer for a Child for her own daughter, before sharing it with children around the world.

Rachel Field’s other books for children include Newbery Medalist Hitty, Her First Hundred Years; Calico Bush; a/5(). Hitty is a very special doll who belongs to Phoebe.

Phoebe is proud of her beautiful doll and brings Hitty everywhere she goes. This is thrilling for Hitty, who finds herself involved in the most wonderful adventures both on land and at sea.

She meets many people and makes new aureusid.com is the story of the first hundred years of Hitty's life/5(K).Hitty, or Mehitable as she was really named, was made in the early s for Phoebe Preble, a little girl from Maine. Young Phoebe was very proud of her beautiful doll and took her everywhere, even on a long sailing trip in a whaler.

This is the story of Hitty's years with Phoebe, and the many that follow in the life of a well-loved doll.Over the course of her life, Hitty travels around the world by boat, by train, and eventually by automobile in the hands of various little girls (and sometimes, briefly, boys, men, and women).

A hundred years later, she ends up in an antique shop, from whence she tells her story -- /5(26).

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