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The Resource Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch, Alice Caldwell Hegan ; with an introd. by William F. Axton

Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch, Alice Caldwell Hegan ; with an introd. by William F. Axton

Label
Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch
Title
Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch
Statement of responsibility
Alice Caldwell Hegan ; with an introd. by William F. Axton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A national bestseller when first published in 1901, Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch endures today as one of the most memorable literary creations by a Kentucky author. This immensely popular novel spawned several movies (with such stars as W.C. Fields and Shirley Temple), countless stage productions, radio shows, and even dolls. Alice Hegan Rice spins the memorable tale of a family struggling against all odds in the Cabbage Patch, an old Louisville slum ""where ramshackle cottages played hop-scotch over the railroad tracks."" This hopeful story follows the Wiggs as they face eviction from thei
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1870-1942
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rice, Alice Hegan
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Widows
  • Poor women
  • Poor families
  • Rural families
  • Southern States
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • FICTION
  • Poor families
  • Poor women
  • Rural families
  • Widows
  • Southern States
Label
Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch, Alice Caldwell Hegan ; with an introd. by William F. Axton
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Foreword ; Chapter I Mrs. Wiggs's Philosophy; Chapter II Ways and Means; Chapter III The ""Christmas Lady""; Chapter IV The Annexation of Cuby; Chapter V A Reminiscence; Chapter VI A Theater Party; Chapter VII ""Mr. Bob""; Chapter VIII Mrs. Wiggs at Home; Chapter IX How Spring Came to the Cabbage Patch; Chapter X Australia's Mishap; Chapter XI The Benefit Dance
Control code
ocn900344616
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (172 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813158211
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129dd9k
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344616
Label
Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch, Alice Caldwell Hegan ; with an introd. by William F. Axton
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Foreword ; Chapter I Mrs. Wiggs's Philosophy; Chapter II Ways and Means; Chapter III The ""Christmas Lady""; Chapter IV The Annexation of Cuby; Chapter V A Reminiscence; Chapter VI A Theater Party; Chapter VII ""Mr. Bob""; Chapter VIII Mrs. Wiggs at Home; Chapter IX How Spring Came to the Cabbage Patch; Chapter X Australia's Mishap; Chapter XI The Benefit Dance
Control code
ocn900344616
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (172 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813158211
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129dd9k
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344616

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