The Story of the Treasure Seekers (Classic Books on Cassettes Collection)[UNABRIDGED] (Classic Books on Cassettes Collection)

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The Story of the Treasure Seekers was Nesbit's first published story. It tells the story of the six Bastable children - Dora, Oswald, Dicky, Alice, Noel, and Horace Octavius (H.O.). The story is told from the point of view of one of the six children, but the narrator refuses to reveal who he/she is until the end/5(11).

The Treasure Seekers concerns a family of six children in turn-of-the-century England. Their mother dead and their father impoverished through the malfeasance of his business partner, the Bastable kids try a number of schemes to renew the fortunes of the House of Bastable/5(32).

The Story of the Treasure Seekers was Nesbit's first published story. It tells the story of the six Bastable children - Dora, Oswald, Dicky, Alice, Noel, and Horace Octavius (H.O.). The story is told from the point of view of one of the six children, but the narrator refuses to reveal who he/she is until the end/5(5).

The Story of the Treasure Seekers was Nesbit's first published story. It tells the story of the six Bastable children - Dora, Oswald, Dicky, Alice, Noel, and Horace Octavius (H.O.). The story is told from the point of view of one of the six children, but /5(11). The Story of the Treasure Seekers and millions of other books are available for instant access.

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Nesbit. The Story of the Treasure Seekers Being the Adventures of the Bastable Children in Search of a Fortune Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: LoC Class: PZ: Language and Literatures: Juvenile belles lettres: Subject: Brothers and sisters -- Fiction Subject: Family life -- England -- Fiction Subject: Imagination -- FictionCited by: Essays for The Story of the Treasure Seekers.

The Story of the Treasure Seekers essays are academic essays for citation. These papers were written primarily by students and provide critical analysis of The Story of the Treasure Seekers by E.

Nesbit. "The Story of the Treasure Seekers" is a children's novel written by British novelist Edith (E.) Nesbit, and like her other much-loved novels including "The Phoenix and the Carpet" and "Five Children and It", "The Story of the Treasure Seekers" is widely accepted as a classic of children's literature.

The Story of the Treasure Seekers tells the story of Dora, Oswald, Dicky, Alice, Noel, and Horace Octavius (H. O.) Bastable, and their attempts to assist their widowed father and. C.S. Lewis`s favorite fairy tale author.

Join the six Bastable children as they look to restore their family fortune by seeking for treasure. First published in this book has been available ever since. Good, clean, hilarious fun.

Praised by J.K. Rowling, Jacqueline Wilson and many others, The Story of the Treasure Seekers is the first book in the Bastable trilogy. Alma Junior edition is beautifully illustrated by Peter Bailey and contains extra material for youngOswald, Dicky, Alice, /5(6).

THE STORY OF THE TREASURE SEEKERS by E. Nesbit Being the adventures of the Bastable children in search of a fortune TO OSWALD BARRON Without whom this book could never have been written The Treasure Seekers is dedicated in memory of childhoods identical but for the accidents of time and space.

Read Chapter The Divining-Rod of The Story of the Treasure Seekers by E. Nesbit. The text begins: You have no idea how uncomfortable the house was on the day when we sought for gold with the divining-rod. It was like a spring-cleaning in the winter-time.

All the carpets were up, because Father had told Eliza to make the place decent as there was a gentleman coming to dinner the next day.

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The Story of the Treasure Seekers. by E. Nesbit. Being the adventures of the Bastable children in search of a fortune. TO OSWALD BARRON Without whom this book could never have been written.

The Treasure Seekers is dedicated in memory of childhoods identical but for the accidents of time and space. CONTENTS. The Council of Ways and Means 2. The Story of the Treasure Seekers Quotes Showing of 10 “People think six is a great many, when it's children.

they don't mind six pairs of boots, or six pounds of apples, or six oranges, especially in equations, but they seem to think that you ought not to have five brothers and sisters.”Cited by: First published inthe book is the first one in the line of four books that feature the Bastable children as protagonists – the first sequel to this novel, the book entitled The Wouldbegoods was published infollowed by The New Treasure Seekers in and The Complete Story of the Bastable Family, published posthumously in /5(89).

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The story of Treasure Seekers - is a story of six children, who really admire Kipling and Dickens, go through various adventures to earn money. The reason behind their adventures is the poor financial condition of the family/5(K). Publisher's Summary.

All six Bastable children - Dora, Oswald, Dicky, Alice, Noel and Horace Octavius - are ambitious adventurers, digging detectives and intrepid treasure seekers by nature. Unfortunately, the Bastable family is currently facing an uncertain financial future. When father takes ill, and his business partners abandon him.

Read Chapter 4. Good Hunting of The Story of the Treasure Seekers by E. Nesbit. The text begins: When we had got that four shillings by digging for treasure we ought, by rights, to have tried Dicky's idea of answering the advertisement about ladies and gentlemen and spare time and two pounds a week, but there were several things we rather wanted.

Buy a cheap copy of The Story of the Treasure Seekers book by E. Nesbit. When their father s business fails, the six Bastable children decide to restore the family fortunes.

But although they think of many ingenious ways to do so, their Free shipping over $Cited by: The Story of the Treasure Seekers is a popular book by E. Nesbit. Read The Story of the Treasure Seekers, free online version of the book by E. Nesbit, on E. Nesbit's The Story of the Treasure Seekers consists of 16 parts for ease of reading.

Choose the part of The Story of the Treasure Seekers which you want to read from the table of contents to get started. From the author of The Railway Children and Five Children and It comes this tale of six siblings and their adventures in Victorian London.

The Bastable children are determined to restore their impoverished family's fortune, and each chapter of this hilarious book finds them busily attempting another get-rich-quick scheme: digging for treasure, becoming detectives and highway robbers, selling.

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Read Chapter Lord Tottenham of The Story of the Treasure Seekers by E. Nesbit. The text begins: Oswald is a boy of firm and unswerving character, and he had never wavered from his first idea.

He felt quite certain that the books were right, and that the best way to restore fallen fortunes was to rescue an old gentleman in distress. Then he brings you up as his own son: but if you preferred. The Story of the Treasure Seekers E.

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NESBIT ( - ) This is the story of the Bastable children and their attempts to help the family finances by searching for treasure. The Story of the Treasure Seekers is a children’s adventure novel by Edith Nesbit. First published inthe book follows a group of siblings who set about restoring the family fortune after their father loses his business.

It’s the first book in the Bastable Children series, and it’s Nesbit’s most popular novel. Nesbit was an. Read Chapter 2. Digging for Treasure of The Story of the Treasure Seekers by E.

Nesbit. The text begins: I am afraid the last chapter was rather dull. It is always dull in books when people talk and talk, and don't do anything, but I was obliged to put it in, or else you wouldn't have understood all the rest. The best part of books is when things are happening.

The Wouldbegoods, a sequel to The Treasure Seekers, reacquaints us with the six Bastable children: Dora, Oswald, Dicky, Alice, Noël, and H.O. Again, the story is told by you-may-not-know-who, and the children find all sorts of ways in which to amuse themselves in the country during the summer holidays.About The Story of the Treasure Seekers.

When their father’s business fails, the six Bastable children decide to restore the family fortunes. But although they think of many ingenious ways to do so, their well meant efforts are either more fun than profitable, or lead to trouble.Published inThe Story of the Treasure Seekers by E Nesbit was her first children's novel.

It has had an immense influence on children's literature and was reputedly JK Rowling's favorite children's book. Others like CS Lewis (Chronicles of Narnia) and many other British and American writers were inspired by The Story of the Treasure 5/5(8).