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The Quite Contrary Man

Patricia Rusch Hyatt

The Quite Contrary Man

a true American tale

by Patricia Rusch Hyatt

  • 314 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Abrams Books for Young Readers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dissenters -- Fiction,
  • Obstinacy -- Fiction,
  • Beards -- Fiction,
  • Conduct of life -- Fiction,
  • New England -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    In nineteenth century New England, Joseph Palmer flouts the law against wearing a beard and is accused by his fellow citizens of being unpatriotic and sinful, stubbornly refusing to shave even when he is sent to jail.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Patricia Rusch Hyatt ; illustrated by Kathryn Brown.
    GenreFiction
    ContributionsBrown, Kathryn, 1955- ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.H96754 Qui 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24063004M
    ISBN 109780810940659
    LC Control Number2009052211
    OCLC/WorldCa505419597

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The quite contrary man reads like a tall tale but it appears to be based on a true story. I find the fact that someone was persecuted for growing a beard fascinating. The story is an easy one to read and the illustrations really enhance it/5.

Praise for Quite Contrary Man “She [Hyatt] cleanly lays out a morality tale that could prompt a healthy civics lesson. The Quite Contrary Man book arch illustrations, in watercolor with pen and ink, nicely capture 19th-century New England.” –Kirkus Reviews “Brown’s warmhued watercolors reiterate the /5(7).

"Quite Contrary" was a very enjoyable read. It originally caught my eye because of the clever title and cover, so I started reading the preview chapters on Amazon, and then I ordered the paperback so I could finish it (sorry about that, Amazon)/5.

In early-nineteenth-century New England, folks considered a clean chin a sign of godliness. Born into this buttoned-up, strict society, Joseph Palmer stood out from childhood as someone who liked to do things his own way.

A friend to Ralph Waldo Emerson and the Alcotts, Palmer lived by his own code and grew a belly-overflowing beard. The Quite Contrary Man: A True American Tale [QUITE CONTRARY MAN] [Hardcover] Unknown Binding – out of 5 stars 7 ratings See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions/5(7).

What shall we do with the contrary man. Joseph Palmer's long golden beard is the pride of his family and the bane of the small Massachusetts town where he lives. It flows all the way down to his belly and from elbow to elbow, earning him the nickname Beard.

But people jeer, calling him Un-American. One day, four men with scissors try to ambush Beard, but he fights them off. Praise for Quite Contrary Man “She [Hyatt] cleanly lays out a morality tale that could prompt a healthy civics lesson. Brown's arch illustrations, in watercolor with pen and ink, nicely capture 19th-century New England.” –Kirkus Reviews “Brown’s warmhued watercolors reiterate the.

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From School Library Journal: HYATT, Patricia Rusch. The Quite Contrary Man: A True American Tale. illus. by Kathryn Brown. unpaged. photos. Abrams. May RTE $ ISBN LC number unavailable. K-Gr 4–Joseph Palmer made his rather unusual mark on history sometime during the s. Supposedly unique since his infancy, preferring gravy on his popcorn.

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Get this from a library. The quite contrary man: a true American tale. [Patricia Rusch Hyatt; Kathryn Brown] -- In nineteenth-century New England, Joseph Palmer flouts the law against wearing a beard and is accused by his fellow citizens of being unpatriotic and sinful, and stubbornly refuses to shave even.

The children call her ‘Mistress Mary Quite Contrary,’ and though it’s naughty of them, one can’t help understanding it.” “Perhaps if her mother had carried her pretty face and her pretty manners oftener into the nursery Mary might have learned some pretty ways too.

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