The Original Elsie Dinsmore Collection: Book 20: Elsie at the World’s Fair
|by Martha Finley|
|The Original Elsie Dinsmore Collection, Volume 20|
| Retail: $8.95|
Size: 5.125 x 7.5 inches
Pub Date: 2012
Volumes in Series: 28
Item Number: 564204
More stories of faith, family, and fun in the ongoing Elsie Dinsmore series Enter the world of Elsie Dinsmore! Christian values, innocent romance, family fun, and lasting lessons have captivated generations of girls eager to follow Elsie’s life from childhood to motherhood and beyond. Books 19–23 chronicle the adventures of Elsie’s whole family.
Elsie at the World’s Fair, Volume 20: Elsie and her whole family attend the 1893 World’s Fair Exposition in Chicago. The traveling party enjoys several weeks touring the many exhibits and amusements. Love is also in the air at the fair: Rosie and Lulu are pursued by suitors, and another happy couple is married.
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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