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Gritlis Children

Johanna Spyri

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ISBN 10: 1438535430 / ISBN 13: 9781438535432
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160 pages. Dimensions: 9.2in. x 7.5in. x 0.3in.Johanna Spyri is best known as being the author of the childrens story Heidi. Spyri lost her husband and son in 1884. After their deaths she devoted her life to charitable work and writing 50 books for children. Gritlis Children is the story of Nora a little maiden who is ill. The Physician thinks a change of air would be good for her so she travels to Switzerland. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Bookseller Inventory # 9781438535432

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Title: Gritlis Children

Publisher: Book Jungle

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition:New

Book Type: Paperback

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Johanna Spyri is best known as being the author of the children's story Heidi. Spyri lost her husband and son in 1884. After their deaths she devoted her life to charitable work and writing 50 books for children. Gritli's Children is the story of Nora a little maiden who is ill. The Physician thinks a change of air would be good for her so she travels to Switzerland.

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Geboren am 12.6.1827 in Hirzel/Kt. Zürich, gestorben am 7.7.1901 in Zürich. Die Tochter eines Arztes und einer pietistischen Lyrikerin wuchs als viertes von sechs Kindern in einem Landarzthaushalt auf. Nach der Dorfschule und Privatunterricht beim Pfarrer erhielt sie in Zürich drei Jahre Fremdsprachen- und Musikunterricht, kam dann für ein Jahr nach Yverdon (Neuenburger See) in ein Pensionat. Ab 1845 unterrichtete sie zu Hause ihre jüngeren Schwestern und trieb autodidaktische Literaturstudien. Nach der Heirat mit dem Juristen (später Stadtschreiber) Bernhard Spyri zog sie 1852 nach Zürich.

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