|LC Classifications||PZ7.B954 May|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||42|
|LC Control Number||52008729|
This story of Maybelle's fight to remain relevant in a world of progress is a classic. Burton (beloved author of MIKE MULLIGAN AND HIS STEAM SHOVEL) wrote and illustrated this book in the s to tell the tale of San Francisco's fight to save its cable cars from extinction/5(57). Maybelle was a cable car a San Francisco cable car She rang her gong and sang her song from early morn till late at night By recounting the actual events in San Francisco's 4/5(1). Buy a cheap copy of Maybelle the Cable Car book by Virginia Lee Burton. By recounting actual events in San Francisco's effort to keep the city's cable cars running, this classic story illustrates how the voice of the people can be heard Free shipping over $/5(5). Maybelle the Cable Car NPR coverage of Maybelle the Cable Car by Virginia Lee Burton. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more.
Get this from a library! Maybelle, the cable car.. [Virginia Lee Burton] -- Maybelle loves to carry people up and down the hilly streets of San Francisco, until the City Fathers decide that she should be taken out of service in the name of progress. Maybelle the Cable Car by Virginia Lee Burton; 6 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fiction, Cable cars (Streetcars); Places: San Francisco (Calif.). Maybelle, the cable car [New ed.]. by Virginia Lee Burton. Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston. Written in EnglishPages: MAYBELLE THE CABLE CAR Book by Virginia Lee Burton Unit study by Lori Carter Edited by Karen Caroe This literature-based unit study is designed along the concept of the FIVE IN A ROW curriculum. If you like this style of unit study, I recommend you visit the FIAR website and learn more about it.