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Blue Willow

Identification & Value Guide (Blue Willow)
  • 256 Pages
  • 0.36 MB
  • English
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ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8740924M
ISBN 101574323466
ISBN 139781574323467

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Mar 15,  · Blue Willow is an important fictional account of the Dust Bowl and the Great Depression, and has been called The Grapes of Wrath for children. It won a Newbery Honor and many other awards.

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Sep 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Blue Willow book by Doris Gates. Ten-year-old Janey Larkin longs for a real home, which is the one thing the Larkins don t seem able to find. For as long as she can recall, her father has been a Free shipping over $/5(6).

I started out loving this book, for those who love The Sweet Gum Tree by Katherine Allred Blue Willow is similar. Artemas (yes Artemas was the hero's name) is a young boy visiting his grandmother's estate when Mrs.

Mackenzie, the home's pregnant housekeeper goes into labor/5. The Blue Willow Inn is located in the heart of the historic district of Social Circle. While in our area absorb the ambience of the Old South by visiting Social Circle and Treasures Along I Travel Trail.

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After reading it, I wanted to buy it to keep, read again, and share with the little girls in our family. Excellent story for young girls and adults alike. THe story will stay with you for a long time. Don't miss a chance to read this one/5.

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Comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative reading response activities and projects, tests, and much more. To determine the value of antique Blue Willow dishes, examine their backs for markings that identify them as genuine Blue Williow items.

Consult a Blue Willow book, such as Mary Frank Gaston's "Gaston's Blue Willow: Identification and Value Guide," to learn about what the markings indicate. The Legend of Blue Willow. Blue Willow tells a charming Chinese tale of an angry father pursuing his daughter who is eloping with a commoner.

After they flee, the young couple are transformed into two beautiful white doves. Blue Willow has 1 reviews and 2 ratings.

Reviewer inmemoryofcpr wrote: I didn't like this book that much because the girl didn't feel like she was 9.

The feelings were portrayed well and the descriptions were good but the pace was so bumpy which I did not like. I would recommend this for ages 9+4/5(2).

I enjoyed the atmosphere in Blue Willow during my visit. There was t alk in the air of books and movies and of friendships and acquaintances. I loved hearing the /5(). Blue Willow Summary & Study Guide Description.

Blue Willow Summary & Study Guide includes comprehensive information and analysis to help you understand the book. This study guide contains the following sections.

Blue Willow, Revised 3rd Edition (An Identification and Value Guide) by Mary Frank Gaston, pub. by Collector Books, Paducah, KY, pages. Prices. A history of the Blue Willow pattern begins the book with descriptions of the many border and center patterns of this china. The latest Tweets from Blue Willow Bookshop (@BlueWillowBooks).

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As the family moves from place to place to earn a less than meager living, Janey and her family experience hardships that are common to itinerant farm most prized possession is a beautiful, blue-and-white Chinese Pagoda plate, with a blue willow design, given to.

Blue Willow was groundbreaking in its use of realistic storytelling for children. Doris Gates is also known for her collections of Greek mythology, including A Fair Wind for Troy.

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Editorial Reviews "This story, told with sensitive beauty, should widen the horizons of those who read it."--The Horn Puffin Books. The willow pattern is an oriental pattern, most often seen in blue and white, that features common elements from manufacturer to manufacturer.

These elements are a willow tree, an orange or apple tree, two birds, people on a bridge, a fence, a boat and a teahouse, which some collectors call a pagoda. Blue Willow dishes were front row for both the creation of international myth and family dinner stories.

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The largest piece is a platter that is 15 inches across. One friend tells me that Blue Willow platters are valuable antiques.

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Our Blue Willow dishes from Churchill China of England revives one of the most popular patterns in the world so you can enjoy elegant, quality dinnerware.

Create Your Own Blue Willow Collection With Our Dinnerware and Serveware Pieces/5(54). Blue Willow was the first Deborah Smith book I read and it is still my favorite. I own all the novels and am starting on the smaller books she wrote earlier.

I have to say if you are looking for a good book you cant go wrong with anything she has written/5(22). To Janey Larkin, the blue willow plate was the most beautiful thing in her life, a symbol of the home she could only dimly remember.

Now that her father was an itinerant worker, Janey didn't have a home she could call her own or any real friends, as her family had to keep moving, following the crops from farm to farm. Someday, Janey promised the willow plate, with its picture of a real house 4/5(6).A powerful novel of a man and a woman from different worlds whose passion binds them together even as it tears them apart--from the bestselling author of When Venus Fell and A Place to Call Home There had always been MacKenzies and Colebrooks at Blue Willow, their histories entangled like the graceful branches of the rare willow trees that thrived there.5/5(1).The titular blue willow plate, a gift from her great-grandmother, is the prized possession of Janey Larkin, the young daughter of a migrant worker family.

The blue willow pattern comes to represent Janey's dream of a permanent home. The prominent Sheffield (England) firm of saw makers () used the willow pattern as one of their brands.