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The ValueTale of Elizabeth Fry

Spencer Johnson

The ValueTale of Elizabeth Fry

the value of kindness

by Spencer Johnson

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Value Communications in La Jolla, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Fry, Elizabeth Gurney, 1780-1845 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Fry, Elizabeth Gurney, 1780-1845.,
    • Prison reformers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Prisoners -- Great Britain.,
    • Kindness.

    • About the Edition

      Discusses the work of the English woman whose pioneering efforts in improving the lot of prisoners were based on the premise that prisoners" behavior would improve if they were treated more kindly.

      Edition Notes

      Edition for 1976 published under title: The value of kindness.

      Statementby Spencer Johnson ; illustrated by Steve Pileggi.
      SeriesValueTales ; 4
      ContributionsPileggi, Steve.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV8978.F7 J63
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[64] p. :
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5195588M
      ISBN 10091639204X
      LC Control Number75017455
      OCLC/WorldCa2371699

      24 Valuetale Book Lot~Valuetales~Value Tales~Johnson Description This auction is for 24 Valuetale books by Spencer Johnson & Ann Donegan Johnson. These are the larger 8 ¾" x 11 ¼" books. The lot consists of 20 1st editions, and 4 2nd editions. I'm also including two books from the Power Tales series as a bonus. Series was designed to cover groups of books generally understood as such (see Wikipedia: Book series). Like many concepts in the book world, "series" is a somewhat fluid and contested notion. A good rule of thumb is that series have a conventional name and are intentional creations, on the part of the author or publisher. For now, avoid.

        How Elizabeth Fry Changed The Lives Of Prisoners A ValueTale. By Spencer Johnson M.D. - Duration: The Book of Esther.   Elizabeth Fry tells the story of her life and how she reformed Newgate prison. It is told in the first person, and brought to life with a mix of drama, movement, music and animation.

      And this is, like, sooooo seventies, but each book has a strange little “friend” character that acts as the conscience of the historical figure. But each book ends with a straight-up historical profile of the book’s subject. I have my older girls read these to my young boys, then concentrate on the more relatively in-depth info in the back. Lent Madness Margaret of Castello vs. Elizabeth Fry Supreme Executive Committee on April 3, Congratulations! We’ve collectively (almost) made it .


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In this installment of the ValueTales series, Spencer Johnson teaches us the value of kindness by examining the life of Elizabeth Fry (). The book tells of you Elizabeth, a girl growing up in a wealthy British family. Elizabeth saw that she had an easier life than many people.

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Ratings 7 Reviews published 4 editions. Elizabeth Fry wrote in her book Prisons in Scotland and the North of England that she stayed the night in some of the prisons and invited nobility to come and stay and see for themselves the conditions prisoners lived in.

Her kindness helped her gain the friendship of the prisoners and they began to try to improve their conditions for : Elizabeth Gurney, 21 MayNorwich.

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May be available for in-store purchase. Publish your book with B&:   This tale is about a person who was very kind, Elizabeth Fry. A wonderful story based on the life of Elizabeth Fry. One of the several ValueTales books. Elizabeth Fry (. First ed. published in under title: The ValueTale of Elizabeth Fry Discusses the work of the English woman whose pioneering efforts in improving the lot of prisoners were based on the premise that prisoners' behaviour would improve if they were treated more kindlyPages: Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for ValueTales: The Value of Kindness: The Story of Elizabeth Fry by Spencer Johnson (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay.

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The Value of Kindness. The Story of Elizabeth Fry by Spencer Johnson and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Elizabeth Fry,was born to John and Catherine Gurney, an established and wealthy Quaker family from Norfolk.

She married Joseph Fry when aged twenty. Inspired by the preaching of the American Quaker William Savery, Fry dedicated much of her life to humanitarian work, campaigning for prison reform and better living conditions for the. From her picture on the British £5 note to the numerous Elizabeth Fry Societies worldwide, Elizabeth Fry () is well known for her work for prison reform.

But less well known is how her Quaker faith inspired this work, leading her to see the light within the impoverished and imprisoned. With Elizabeth Fry: A Quaker Life, noted Quaker historian Gil Skidmore has. Get this from a library. The value of kindness: the story of Elizabeth Fry.

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Elizabeth Fry, mother of eleven children and a Quaker minister, is today seen as one of the most influential and enigmatic women in English history. Dismayed by the terrible prison conditions in the early nineteenth century, Fry drew the world's attention to the plight of incarcerated women, and became a living legend/5(3).

ValueTale - The Value of Learning - Marie Curie, Love - Johnny Appleseed, Kindness - Elizabeth Fry, Helping - Harriet Tubman, Sharing - Mayo Brothers, and Giving - Beethoven.

Bundle Lot of 6 books. Minor wear with some writing but overall good Seller Rating: % positive. Biography. Spencer Johnson was born in Watertown, South Dakota, graduated from Notre Dame High School of Sherman Oaks, California, inreceived a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from the University of Southern California inand his medical degree from the Royal College of Surgeons in n lived in Hawaii and New died in Alma mater: University of Southern California.

About this Item: Puffin, Middlesex, Paperback. Condition: Good. A story biography of Elizabeth Fry. Note of the inside of the cover - the book was given as a gift.Elizabeth Fry in her book on prison visiting She was the only really very great human being I have ever met, with whom it was impossible to be disappointed.

She was in the fullest sense of the word a majestic woman. It was impossible not to .