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11 edition of Bartleby speaks! found in the catalog.

Bartleby speaks!

by Robin Cruise

  • 63 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Growth -- Fiction,
  • Grandfathers -- Fiction,
  • Family life -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    As he grows from infancy to three-years of age, Bartleby Huddle remains quiet, not speaking a word, until the day Grampy Huddle arrives and discovers the solution.

    Edition Notes

    StatementRobin Cruise ; pictures by Kevin Hawkes.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsHawkes, Kevin, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.C88828 Bar 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16908610M
    ISBN 100374305145
    ISBN 109780374305147
    LC Control Number2008017235
    OCLC/WorldCa231834066

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Wee toddler Bartleby is almost as inscrutable as his Melvillean namesake, though a sight more cooperative. He gurgles and coos, chortles and clucks—he just doesn't speak. The distress of the rest of the Huddle family is cacophonous: Mama sings opera, Papa plays the cello, big sister Isadora tap-dances and even poodle Ludwig barks—all complete with loud-looking sound effects&#;hoping to.

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It is fascinating, informative and wonderfully inspiring. The book promotes the adoption of silence as the preferred aesthetic response in a whole range of circumstances; but also encourages positive expression because 4/5.

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There, like an oracle, Bartleby speaks at last: “Listen!” is his first word—and his family does, hearing sounds they've never heard before. The story brightens considerably when Cruise (Only You). Bartleby, the Scrivener has been added to your Cart Add to Cart.

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This story, in its most basic, stripped-down form, is a simple one: a successful lawyer, in need of assistance, hires a new scrivener (a kind of human Xerox machine) to join his small firm. Enter Bartleby, a quiet, initially efficient, anti-social little man.

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