bellfounder"s sons

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Bell founders -- Fiction., Netherlands -- Fic



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When they find three babies on their doorstep, a childless bellmaker and his wife are overjoyed that they have children to carry on the family name and trade.

Statementby Lini R. Grol. Illustrated by Robert Quackenbush.
ContributionsQuackenbush, Robert M., illus.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.G893 Be
The Physical Object
Pagination31 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5447190M
LC Control Number73137711

The bellfounder's sons, Hardcover – January 1, by Lini R. Grol (Author), Robert Quackenbush (Illustrator) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Lini R.

Grol. In case you too didn't know, a bellfounder practices bellfoundry &#; and the first-page problem of famed Dutch practitioner John Peterson is the lack of offspring to follow in his footsteps.

The second and chief problem is that, of the three boys left as babies on his doorstep, one, Theodorus, seems unlikely to succeed. Will his test bell ring true. Actually, though smaller, it rings. James Shaw, Son & Co., Bellfounders and Clockmakers of Bradford, Yorkshire [Dennis Greenford] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Dennis Greenford.

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The bellfounder's sons. [Lini R Grol; Robert Quackenbush] -- When they find three babies on their doorstep, a childless bellmaker and his wife are overjoyed.

Nice little tale well worth reading. Some people have pointed out inaccuracies, and indeed some things surprised me - the use of spectacles (though I found indeed they were indeed already used at this time, though I doubt a alchemists son could get by them so easily) and wheelchairs (apparently not invented yet, not by far) and the fact a bellfounders daughter would be able to read, own book/5.

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Thomas, a later member of the family, continued at Closworth until his death in History. George Bell & Sons was founded by George Bell as an educational bookseller, with the intention of selling the output of London university presses; but became best known as an independent publisher of classics and children's books.

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The bellfounders of the city cast hundreds of tiny bells, trying to model the shape that would produce the perfect pitch. Finally, they found it.

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