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Maybelle, the cable car

by Virginia Lee Burton

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
    • Subjects:
    • Cable cars (Streetcars) -- Fiction.,
    • San Francisco (Calif.) -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      Maybelle loves to carry people up and down the hilly streets of San Francisco, until the City Fathers decide that she should be taken out of service in the name of progress.

      Edition Notes

      Statement[written and illustrated] by Virginia Lee Burton.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.B954 May 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination42 p. :
      Number of Pages42
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL972961M
      ISBN 100395828473, 0395840031
      LC Control Number96009845

      FIRST EDITION OF MAYBELLE THE CABLE CAR, SIGNED BY VIRGINIA LEE BURTON. BURTON, Virginia Lee. Maybelle the Cable Car. [Boston]: Houghton Mifflin, Quarto, original light green cloth, pictorial endpapers, original dust jacket. First edition of this tale of a San Francisco streetcar, signed on the title page by Virginia Lee Burton. Maybelle the Cable Car. Summary Note: summary text provided by external source. By recounting actual events in San Francisco's effort to keep the city's cable cars running, this classic story illustrates how the voice of the people can be heard in the true spirit of democracy. Find This Book Add to Reading List.

      Maybelle the Cable Car: Virginia Lee Burton: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. Books Go Search Best Sellers Gift Ideas New Releases Deals Store 5/5(2). Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Maybelle the Cable Car by Virginia Lee Burton, , Houghton Mifflin edition, in English - Pages:

      Abstract: The collection contains the original manuscript and illustrations for the popular children's book Maybelle the Cable Car written and illustrated by Virginia Lee Burton. Published in , Maybelle the Cable Car tells the story of the fight to save the cable cars in San Francisco.   Maybelle is a cable car from San Francisco who has given a lot of pleasure to her city. When times changed and buses started to take over old cable car routes the people joined together to fight for Maybelle and her services. This is an adorable book that can be 4/5(1).


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Cling clang Clingety clang, up and down and around she went. That is, until the City Fathers said the cable cars were too old fashioned and must be replaced with big modern buses. said the people of San Francisco. Maybelle the Cable Car by Virginia Lee Burton; 6 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fiction, Cable cars (Streetcars); Places: San Francisco (Calif.).

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With an affection for that city and cartoon ability that lends her pictures and her verse a definite cross country appeal Miss Burton sings of Maybelle and her mechanism- how the brakes, cables and front wheels work- of Maybelle through the years from the turn of the.