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The Resource The book of virtues : a treasury of great moral stories, edited, with commentary by William J. Bennett

The book of virtues : a treasury of great moral stories, edited, with commentary by William J. Bennett

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The book of virtues : a treasury of great moral stories
Title
The book of virtues
Title remainder
a treasury of great moral stories
Statement of responsibility
edited, with commentary by William J. Bennett
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Well-known works including fables, folklore, fiction, drama, and more, by such authors as Aesop, Dickens, Tolstoy, Shakespeare, and Baldwin, are presented to teach virtues, including compassion, courage, honesty, friendship, and faith. This remarkable collection of stories will help children develop that most important quality--character--and includes stories from the Bible, and from sources as diverse as well-known fairy tales, the philosophy of Plato, the poetry of Robert Frost and Maya Angelou and Aesop's fables
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
808.8/038
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6014
LC item number
.B695 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The book of virtues : a treasury of great moral stories, edited, with commentary by William J. Bennett
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Self-discipline -- Compassion -- Responsibility -- Friendship -- Work -- Courage -- Perseverance -- Honesty -- Loyalty -- Faith
Control code
ocm28422971
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
831 p.
Isbn
9780671683061
Lccn
93008981
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The book of virtues : a treasury of great moral stories, edited, with commentary by William J. Bennett
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Self-discipline -- Compassion -- Responsibility -- Friendship -- Work -- Courage -- Perseverance -- Honesty -- Loyalty -- Faith
Control code
ocm28422971
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
831 p.
Isbn
9780671683061
Lccn
93008981
Other physical details
ill.

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