Tales From Times Past: Sinister Stories From The 19th Century by Mary BerryTales From Times Past: Sinister Stories From The 19th Century by Mary Berry

Tales From Times Past: Sinister Stories From The 19th Century

byMary Berry, Alex Madina

Paperback | November 28, 1998

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Tales from Times Past is a collection of stimulating stories mainly from the nineteenth century, with some from the beginning of this century. The stories are interspersed with suggested classroom activities at natural breaks in the narrative. Illustrations at regular intervals set the tone for the tales. The activities encourage students to explore this genre and interpret the texts with personal responses. The selection is both appealing to read and challenging to study. Tales from Times Past features stories from such legendary writers as Edith Wharton, Charles Dickens, Edgar Allan Poe, and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle to name a few.
Title:Tales From Times Past: Sinister Stories From The 19th CenturyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:132 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.28 inPublished:November 28, 1998Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:052158566X

ISBN - 13:9780521585668

Appropriate for ages: 11 - 14

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From Edith Wharton and Charles Dickens to Edgar Allan Poe and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Tales from Times Past: Sinister Stories of the 19th Century features the works of many of the period’s leading writers. The stories, which include a few from the beginning of the 20th century, are interspersed with suggested classroom activities at natural breaks in the narrative. Illustrations set the tone for the tales.