Beautiful Joe: Special Edition: Beautiful Joe Heritage Society

Beautiful Joe: Special Edition: Beautiful Joe Heritage Society

by Margaret Marshall Saunders
     
 

In 1892, in the town of Meaford, Ontario, Margaret Marshall Saunders was introduced to Beautiful Joe -a mongrel dog that had been cruelly mutilated by its owner. The author was inspired to write this true story to emphasize the plight of domestic animals everywhere. Upon publication, Beautiful Joe quickly became a Canadian classic, enchanting readers of all ages.…  See more details below

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In 1892, in the town of Meaford, Ontario, Margaret Marshall Saunders was introduced to Beautiful Joe -a mongrel dog that had been cruelly mutilated by its owner. The author was inspired to write this true story to emphasize the plight of domestic animals everywhere. Upon publication, Beautiful Joe quickly became a Canadian classic, enchanting readers of all ages. Although Margaret Saunders relocated Beautiful Joe to a fictional town in Maine, readers know the story is actually based in Meaford, where a park and monument have been dedicated to the dog's memory.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781257141623
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
05/06/2011
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
716 KB

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