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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Elsie Ziegler  

Pen Name: Elsie Reif Ziegler

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Children;

Born: Nov 15, 1910, Chicago, Illinois

Died: May, 2008 in San Marcos, California

-- Elsie Ziegler on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

*Born in Chicago, Illinois

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Titles At Your Library

The blowing-wand;: A story of Bohemian glassmaking in Ohio (Land of the free series)
ISBN: B0007E15T4

J.C. Winston Co. 1955

Compelled by a dream, Jaroslav, a young immigrant boy, throws off the bonds of a dull, drab farm life to search for a ruby-glass candlestick and its mysterious owner. Jaro unexpectedly becomes a glassmaker's apprentice and fights a life-and-death struggle with an unscrupulous gambler to save precious secret formulas.

The face in the stone

Longmans, Green. 1959

Light a little lamp (The Daughters of valor series)
ISBN: B0007E7N22

John Day Co. 1961