University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
Link to University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
Link to University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
The State of Wisconsin Collection

Queen Vashti, the autobiography of a guernsey cow, her owners, companions, caretakers, ancestors and descendants: a companion piece to Black Beauty

Source:

Philips, A. J.
Queen Vashti, the autobiography of a guernsey cow, her owners, companions, caretakers, ancestors and descendants: a companion piece to Black Beauty
West Salem, Wisconsin: A. J. Philips, [1906?]
ix, 375 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.

URL to cite for this work: http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1711.dl/WI.QueenVashti

Search for word or phrase within this work:   

Contents

[Title page] Queen Vashti. The autobiography of a guernsey cow: her owners, companions, caretakers, ancestors and descendants, p. [II]

[Dedication], p. [III]

[Frontispiece] A. J. Philips: owner of Queen Vashti for twelve years, p. [IV]

[Frontispiece] Sir champion 38. Sire of Champion 16, p. [V]

Preface, pp. [VII]-[X]

Chapter I. My-first home, pp. [1]-8

Chapter II. A tramp dog and cruel boy, pp. [9]-17

Chapter III. The return home, pp. [18]-27

Chapter IV. Hero's story, pp. [28]-36

Chapter V. The story of tempest, pp. [37]-49

Chapter VI. My mother's name, pp. [50]-60

Chapter VII. My new home, pp. [61]-72

Chapter VIII. Some of Old Nelly's stories, pp. [73]-82

Chapter IX. A strange visitor, pp. [83]-90

Chapter X. The fair and an auction, pp. [91]-99

Chapter XI. Mostly stories, pp. [100]-108

Chapter XII. An eastern trip, pp. [109]-121

Chapter XIII. A pleasant visitor, pp. [122]-132

Chapter XIV. A stranger's visit, pp. [133]-143

Chapter XV. On teaching kindness, pp. [144]-152

Chapter XVI. A granddaughter, pp. [153]-165

Chapter XVII. Farmers' institutes, pp. [166]-184

Chapter XVIII. Going to the fairs, pp. [185]-195

Chapter XIX. More descendants and sales, pp. [196]-206

Chapter XX. Unwelcome news, pp. [207]-219

Chapter XXI. Seedling apples, pp. [220]-233

Chapter XXII. Going to town and words of warning, pp. [234]-243

Chapter XXIII. A great surprise, pp. [244]-256

Chapter XXIV. Individual greatness, pp. [257]-270

Chapter XXV. My new home in the east, pp. [271]-283

Chapter XXVI. My sister and brother, pp. [284]-301

Chapter XXVII. My own family, pp. [302]-314

Chapter XXVIII. Wayside notes, pp. [315]-328

Chapter XXIX. Ten commandments of apple growing, pp. [329]-345

Chapter XXX. Western energy, pp. [346]-353

Chapter XXXI. A farewell visit, pp. [354]-375 ff.

Index


Go up to Top of Page