Heidi

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Wildside Press LLC, 2007 - Juvenile Fiction - 288 pages
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The children's classic "Heidi" reprinted in facsimile from the M.A. Donohue & Co. edition. Illustrated.
  

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Contents

CHAPTER PAGE I Up the Mountain to AlmUncle
7
At Home wath Grandfather
22
Out with the Goats
31
A Visit to Grandmother
46
Two Visits and What Came of Them
61
A New Chapter About New Things
73
Fraulein Rotten meier Spends an Un comfortable Day
82
There Is Great Commotion in the Large House
97
A Summer Evening on the Mountain
142
Sunday Bells
159
Preparations foe a Journey
173
A Visitor
180
A Compensation
190
Winter in Dorfli
199
The Winter Continues
211
News from Distant Friends
219

Herr Sesemann Hears of Things Which Are New to Him
108
Another Grandmother
115
Heidi Gains in One Way and Loses in Another
125
A Ghost in the House
130
How Life Went on at Grandfathers
236
Something Unexpected Happens
245
Good Bye Till We Meet Again
260

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About the author (2007)

Author Johanna Spyri was born in the village of Hirzel, Switzerland on June 12, 1827. She was tutored at home and attended school both at home and in Zurich. She married Bernhard Spyri, a lawyer, in 1852 and moved to Zurich. She wrote her first story, A Leaf on Vrony's Grave, in 1871. She wrote numerous stories for both children and adults, but her most famous work was Heidi, which was published in 1880. Both her husband and son died in 1884. She spent her remaining years writing, raising her niece, and doing charity work. She died on July 7, 1901.

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