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3 edition of Beautiful Joe. found in the catalog.

Beautiful Joe.

Marshall Saunders

Beautiful Joe.

by Marshall Saunders

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Whitman Pub. Co. in Racine, Wis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dogs -- Folklore,
  • Dogs -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated by Robert MacLean.
    GenreFiction.
    SeriesThe Whitman classics library
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ10.3.S257 Be10
    The Physical Object
    Pagination254 p.
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5941335M
    LC Control Number65011914
    OCLC/WorldCa1987351

      Beautiful Joe: an autobiography by Marshall Saunders; 42 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Dogs, Fiction, Folklore, Legends, Juvenile fiction, Human-animal. The book was a bestseller and directed public interest to animal cruelty. Joe was a real dog, brutally abused by his owner. He was rescued and his story told as an autobiography. Saunders wrote a sequel called Beautiful Joe's Paradise. In

      Beautiful Joe (Unabridged) audiobook, by Margaret Marshall Saunders First published in as a children's book to encourage the humane treatment of animals, Beautiful Joe has taken it's place along with Black Beauty, becoming a favorite of several generations of youngsters. Beautiful Joe narrates the story of his mutilation at the hands of a cruel master and the /5. Immediately download the Beautiful Joe summary, chapter-by-chapter analysis, book notes, essays, quotes, character descriptions, lesson plans, and more - everything you need for studying or .

    Editor’s Note: Animal lovers have embraced the book “Beautiful Joe” for more than a century. The book was published by the American Baptist Publication Society, a predecessor of Judson Press, the publishing ministry of American Baptist Home Mission Societies (ABHMS). A park that honors the book’s namesake and author recently received an award that may [ ].   Beautiful Joe is a real dog, and "Beautiful Joe" is his real name. He belonged during the first part of his life to a cruel master, who mutilated him in the manner described in the story.


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This work was an instant success upon its release in Canada, becoming the first book to sell over a million copies in that by: 4. Based on true events, Beautiful Joe tells the story of a dog that is rescued from the hands of a cruel master who removes his ears and tail in a fit of anger.

The Morris family comes to his aid and carefully nurses the dog back to health, giving him the name, Beautiful Joe.

Originally published init is told from the perspective of Joe himself, who quickly finds that/5. Maybe if parents read a chapter or two of Beautiful Joe to their children, their children will pick up the book and continue to read it on their own.

A big step above the badly written garbage that passes as young people's literature. And maybe they'd pick up some good tips 5/5(23). Beautiful Joe has received worldwide attention, has appeared in several editions, and has been translated in at least 10 different languages - including braille.

It was the first Canadian children's book to sell over a million copies, and sold over 7 million books by the late 's. The American Humane Society was formed in "Published in"Beautiful Joe" was the first Canadian book to sell a million copies.

It was also extremely popular in America. A work of fiction told from the dog's point of view, it is based upon the true story of an abused dog.

"Beautiful Joe" reflects many of the unfortunate realities of. BEAUTIFUL JOE is a real dog, and "Beautiful Joe" is his realname. He belonged during the first part of his life to a cruelmaster, who mutilated him in the manner described in the was rescued from him, and is now living in a happy home withpleasant surroundings, and enjoys a 5/5(5).

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BEAUTIFUL JOE is a real dog, and "Beautiful Joe" is his real name. He belonged during the first part of his life to a cruel master, who mutilated him in the manner described in the story. He was rescued from him, and is now living in a happy home with pleasant surroundings, and enjoys a wide local celebrity.

Beautiful Joe by Currie, Quinn and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Based on true events, Beautiful Joe tells the story of a dog that is rescued from the hands of a cruel master who removes his ears and tail in a fit of anger.

The Morris family comes to his aid and ca More. Saunders is most famous for her novel Beautiful Joe. It tells the true story of dog that has had a difficult puppyhood with many obstacles including a cruel owner. It is told from the dog's point of view. When the book was published inboth the book and its subject received worldwide attention/5(37).

Directed by Stephen Metcalfe. With Sharon Stone, Billy Connolly, Gil Bellows, Jurnee Smollett-Bell. A bad girl becomes a con artist, gets into trouble /10(K). "Beautiful Joe " was and is a book to teach us all to be kind to all living creatures.

I am sure I will read the book again and know it will be read by many Cited by: 4. The Beautiful Joe Heritage Society was formed in to honor the life and story of an abused dog, Beautiful Joe and the literary and humane achievements of. Beautiful Joe was a dog from the town of Meaford, Ontario, whose story inspired the bestselling novel Beautiful Joe, which contributed to worldwide awareness of animal cruelty.— Excerpted from Beautiful Joe on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Bythe book had sold seven million copies world-wide in fourteen languages including Japanese, Dutch, French, German, Chinese, Spanish, Esperanto and Braille. This sweet, concise, and heartrending poem will delight both lovers of the original story and those being introduced to. From Marshall Saunders, Beautiful Joe’s Paradise () From Louise S.

Patteson, Pussy Meow: The Autobiography of a Cat () From Walter Emanuel, A Dog Day, or The Angel in the House () From Charles G.D. Roberts, “The Animal Story,” The Kindred of the Wild: A Book of Animal Life () From Ernest Thompson Seton, Krag, the Kootenay.

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Beautiful Joe Marshall SAUNDERS ( - ) Beautiful Joe is a real dog, and "Beautiful Joe" is his real name. He belonged during the first part of. THIS BOOK IS RESPECTFULLY DEDICATED.

BY THE AUTHOR. PREFACE. Beautiful Joe is a real dog, and "Beautiful Joe" is his real name. He belonged during the first part of his life to a cruel master, who mutilated him in the manner described in the story. Marshall Saunders "Beautiful Joe" () is a remarkable classic exploring issues of animal cruelty told from the point of view of one dog, Joe.

This work was an instant success upon its release in Canada, becoming the first book to sell over a million copies in that country/5().Make Offer - Beautiful Joe by Marshall Saunders Rare Early Edition Dog Book Gilded Cover BEAUTIFUL JOE by Marshall Saunders-Rare Book 1st Edition-Phoenix Edition $Joe speaks not only for himself, but also for Jim the spaniel, Malta the cat, Davey the rat, Bella the parrot, and his other furry and feathered friends as they interact with humans, good and bad.

Today this book would probably be of more intetest to adults then children, but Beautiful Joe is a beautiful story.