Miss Minerva and William Green Hill by Frances Boyd Calhoun

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Miss Minerva and William Green Hill was incredibly popular, capturing the imagination of the American youth. It was the first in a series of 12 Miss Frances Boyd Calhoun () was an American author and teacher, known today for just one work, the best-selling children's book, Miss Minerva and William Green Hill, which was published /5.

This is the first in the Miss Minerva series and was followed by Billy and the Major, so named because the Major finally wore down the spinster, Miss Minerva, and they were wed.

The Major felt like "William" was much too formal for a young boy and proceeded to call him Billy, much to the young boy's by: 1. Miss Minerva and William Green Hill. [Calhoun, Frances Boyd, MacDonall, Angus] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Miss Minerva and William Green Hill/5(45). Editions for Miss Minerva and William Green Hill: (Hardcover published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Kindle Edition), (Hardco Cited by: 1.

My North Carolina grandmother, born inread the 12 Miss Minerva series books to me when I was a young child in the 50's.

She brought the antics of William Green Hill, Jimmy Garner, Frances, Lina, Wilkes Booth Lincoln, Aunt Cindy, Pilljerk Peter, Aunt Peruny Pearline to life, and I can still hear the words ringing in my ears as she read this book in the dialect of the southern Cited by: 1.

-Come in, William,- and his aunt led the way through the wide hall into w big bedroom. -Billy, ma'am,- corrected her nephew. -William,- firmly repeated Miss Minerva. -You may have been called Billy on that plantation where you were allowed to run wild with the negroes, but your name is William Green Hill and I shall insist upon your being called 5/5(2).

This offering is an older copy of Miss Minerva and William Green Hill written by Frances Boyd Calhoun and illustrated by Angus Macdonall. The book was published by The Reilly & Lee Co. in, perhaps, the s and is a stated Fifty-First Edition. LibraryThing Review User Review - AliceAnna - LibraryThing.

Oh, there is no going back and thank you for that. At least they were equal opportunity bigots in the treatment of blacks, Jews, Indians, etc. William Green Hill was a hoodlum and Miss Minerva was a freaking idiot.3/5(2).

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“William,” firmly repeated Miss Minerva. “You may have been called Billy on that plantation where you were allowed to run wild with the negroes, but your name is William Green Hill and I shall insist upon your being called by it.”. Miss Minerva and William Green Hill by Frances Calhoun Boyd, first published inis a rare manuscript, the original residing in one of the great libraries of the world.

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In fact he stayed in it so long Miss Minerva had to knock on the door and 3/5(1). This is the first in the Miss Minerva series and was followed by Billy and the Major, so named because the Major finally wore down the spinster, Miss Minerva, and they were wed.

The Major felt like "William" was much too formal for a young boy and proceeded to call him Billy, much to the young boy's delight/5(27). Miss Minerva and William Green Hill - You’re read light novel Miss Minerva and William Green Hill Part 9 online at Please use the follow button to get notification about the latest chapter next time when you visit Use F11 button to read novel in full-screen(PC only).

Miss Minerva and William Green Hill. Frances Boyd Calhoun. Echo Library, Apr 1, - 84 pages. 1 Review. A wonderful, laugh-out-loud book that brings back childhood memories for many. The story is written about a real little boy who lived in Covington, Tennessee.

It was written in the dialect of the time but can still be read with 1/5(1). Miss Minerva And William Green Hill What a wonderful funny book about a little boy growing up in Tennessee.

Frances Calhoun wrote in the conversational southern language of the early 20th century.4/4(5). Miss Minerva and William Green Hill | This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible.

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"Mercy on me, child," she said, "what on earth. Miss Minerva and William Green Hill by Calhoun, Frances Boyd, Publication date Topics Miss Minerva (Fictitious character) Publisher Chicago: Reilly & Britton Collection internetarchivebooks; americana Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Books.

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Title: Miss Minerva And William Green Hill Author Name: Calhoun, Frances Boyd Illustrator: Illustrated by Angus MacDonall Categories: Modern Fiction, Edition: 6th Edition Publisher: Chicago, IL, The Reilly & Britton Co.: Binding: Hardcover Book Condition: Very Good in Poor dust jacket Seller ID: A Keywords: Modern Fiction Frances Boyd Calhoun Miss.

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Frances Boyd Calhoun is buried a few feet : Munford Cemetery, Covington, Tipton. MISS MINERVA and WILLIAM GREEN HILL CHAPTER I A SCANDALIZED VIRGIN The bus drove up to the gate and stopped under the electric street-light. Perched on the box by the big, black negro driver sat a little boy whose slender figure was swathed in a huge rain coat.

Miss Minerva was on the porch waiting to receive him. Excerpt from Miss. Minerva and William Green Hill Good-bye, Sam Lamb, said the child as the negro got back on the box and gathered up the reins.

I '11 see you to-morrer. Miss Minerva imprinted a thin, old-maid kiss on the sweet, childish mouth/5(44). Oh, there is no going back and thank you for that.

At least they were equal opportunity bigots in the treatment of blacks, Jews, Indians, etc. William Green Hill was a hoodlum and Miss Minerva was a freaking idiot. At least it was short.

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Date published June Pages Author: Frances Boyd Calhoun. Miss Minerva and William Green Hill. Frances Boyd Calhoun Miss Minerva and William Green Hill Frances Boyd Calhoun This book was digitized and reprinted from the collections of the University of California Libraries. It was produced from digital images created through the libraries’ mass digitization efforts.

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The Cover is a Dark Burgundy with Brilliant Classic Look. The First Page Behind the Cover is Slightly Loose, but Still Intact.William Donahey (illustrator). 4th book in the marvelous series set in the American South, early in the 20th Century, featuring Miss Minerva & her ward, William Green Hill.

pages w/largish type, b&w drawings by Donahey ("The Teen Weenies" series", red cloth covers w/black pictorial stamping, the former owner's name on the FFE, on the title.Miss Minerva And William Green Hill by Frances Boyd Calhoun Download Book (Respecting the intellectual property of others is utmost important to us, we make every effort to make sure we only link to legitimate sites, such as those sites owned by authors and publishers.

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