The Original Elsie Dinsmore Collection: Book 18: Elsie at Viamede

by Martha Finley
The Original Elsie Dinsmore Collection, Volume 18


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Retail: $8.95
Size: 5.125 x 7.5 inches
Binding: Paper
Pages: 216
Pub Date: 2010
Volumes in Series: 28
ISBN: 9781598564181
ISBN-13: 9781598564181
Item Number: 564181
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Product Description

Enter the world of Elsie Dinsmore! These nineteenth-century fictional chronicles of a beautiful young heiress in the Civil War South have captivated generations of 10- to 14-year-old readers eager to follow Elsie’s life from childhood to motherhood and beyond. You’ll find Christian values, tender romance, family fun, and lasting lessons—refreshed for a new generation! These later books in the series include visits to historic sites in Boston, Philadelphia, New Orleans, and New York, and feature custom illustrations.

Elsie at Viamede, Book 18: Grandma Elsie regains her health, and the entire family enjoys the outdoor pleasures of a warm winter. They travel north for cousin Betty’s wedding and visit Max at Annapolis.

Author Bio

Martha Finley (1828–1909), the daughter of a Presbyterian minister, was a school teacher and author of numerous articles, essays, and books, the most well-known being the 28 volumes of her Elsie Dinsmore series. Turning to writing stories for young people as a means of supporting herself after a serious injury, Finley sold more books than any other children’s author of her day, with the exception of Louisa May Alcott.

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