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Gertie the duck

N P . Georgiady

Gertie the duck

by N P . Georgiady

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Published by Benn in Tonbridge .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[written by] N P Georgiady and L G Romano.
SeriesBeginning to read books
ContributionsRomano, L G .
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13706400M

  Gertie the Duck is published in six languages (French, Spanish, German, Swedish, Danish and English) and has been in print for 70 years. He has Born: Buy Gertie the Duck by Louis G. Romano, Nicholas P. Georgiady, Dagmar Wilson (Illustrator) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at. Shop now.

Nicholas P. Georgiady is the author of Gertie the Duck ( avg rating, 12 ratings, 1 review, published ), Trudi, la cane ( avg rating, 2 rating /5.   Gertie the Duck by Nicholas P Georgiady, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(11).

Gertie the Duck, a 4-foot bronze sculpture of the mallard, was created by sculptor Gwendolyn Gillen and installed in September on the northwest side of the Wisconsin Ave. bridge over the Milwaukee River in downtown Milwaukee. The original cost of the sculpture was $15, and it was given to the city from the Eppstein Uhen Architects firm. Could be a primer on board books This is the original in a series of "Gossie" books by Olivier Dunrea that follow the adventures of a small yellow gosling who likes to wear bright red boots everyday. The action begins when our hero has lost her bright red boots. Where could they be? The simple text structure builds on Gossie's search The illustrations are simple and bold, and the text /5.


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Gertie the Duck Hardcover – January 1, by Nicholas P. Georgiady (Author), Dagmar Wilson (Illustrator), Louis G. Romano (Author) & 0 more/5(8). Gertie the Duck Paperback – January 1, by Nicholas P. Georgiady (Author), Louis G. Romano (Author)/5(9). Gertie the Duck Hardcover – January 1, by Nicholas P Georgiady (Author), Louis Romano (Author) out of 5 stars 9 ratings/5(8).

Cute little book about a duck that wanted to be near people. She had her ducklings and after a while the people were concerned about their safety and found them a nice new home. Definitely /5. Product details Hardcover Publisher: Follett Publishing Company; Fifth Printing edition (January 1, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Package Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: pounds Customer Reviews: out of 5 stars 9 customer ratings /5(9).

Gertie The Duck has books on Goodreads, and is currently reading The Talent Code: Greatness isn't born. It's grown by Daniel Coyle, No Is Not Enough.

"Gertie the Duck," written by Nicholas P. Georgiady and Louis G. Romano and illustrated by Dagmar Wilson, became a bestselling children's book when it was published in Gertie the duck book Chris Foran.

Gertie's fame turned into legend when a children's book entitled "Gertie the Duck" was written by Nick Georgiady and Louis Romano and published in The story of the famous mallard from Milwaukee gave the city and the entire country a reason for hope during a tumultuous time in our history.

Gertie the Duck in English and Spanish. RSVP to join the Zoom reading of Gertie the Duck with Milwaukee historian John Gurda. The Spanish translation of this classic book will also be read by Historic Milwaukee intern Selena Fregoso. This vintage, out-of-print children’s book is a unique retelling of the iconic Gertie, a duck who captivated Milwaukee.

Gossie and Gertie’s boots are made for walking; the books they so delightfully traverse are made for treasuring. Horn Book, Starred "Adding ample wry humor to both his spare ink-and-watercolor pictures and minimalist text, Dunrea imbues both goslings with distinctive, endearing personalities and chronicles experiences every preschooler can recognize."/5().

Their fame turned into legend and in a children’s book was written by Nick Georgiady and Louis Romano titled “Gertie the Duck”.

In a bronze statue was erected in Milwaukee honoring Gertie and her ducklings, thanking them, in a way, for giving America a reason for hope during a. A statue of Gertie the Duck stands guard over her ducklings on a Wisconsin Avenue bridge pier, seventy-one years after the real Gertie hatched her young on the bridge and captured national attention.

The story of Gertie, a mallard duck who hatched her eggs on a bridge piling in the heart of downtown, is a familiar one to many Milwaukeeans.

“ Brave under Bombardment, Gertie Is Holding Bridgehead,” Milwaukee Journal, May 7, , and photos under “ Gertie, the Duck, Draws the Crowds, and Her Relatives at Juneau Park Are a Lonesome Colony of Mallards.” “ Gertie Carries On, Protects Her Nest from Chill Blast,” Milwaukee Journal, May 8,   "Gertie the Duck," written by Nicholas P.

Georgiady and Louis G. Romano and illustrated by Dagmar Wilson, became a bestselling children's book Author: Lainey Seyler. "Gertie the Duck," written by Nicholas P. Georgiady and Louis G. Romano and illustrated by Dagmar Wilson, became a bestselling children's book Author: Chris Foran.

Get this from a library. Gertie, the duck. [Nicholas Peter Georgiady; Louis G Romano] -- Gertie the duck searches for a place to lay her eggs and raise the ducklings. Gertie the duck became special to many city residents inin the form of a children's book.

The two retired educators, co-authors of more than children's books, have sold more than 1. The info is from an interview by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel with Louis Romano, who co-wrote a best selling children's book, "Gertie the Duck," in March Photo of Blackbill the Duckling on: Riverwalk Way, Milwaukee, WI.

6 dope ducks on the Riverwalk. Gertie's fame turned into legend when a children's book entitled "Gertie the Duck" was written by Nick Georgiady and Louis Romano and published in Gertie would end up immortalized not only in the beautiful bronze statue that continues to stand on the Wisconsin Avenue Bridge, but in song by Milwaukee Artist (and former library employee!) Brett Kemnitz, as well as two books: Gertie the Duck by Nicholas P.

Georgiady, and Betty the Duck Who Dared to be Different by Hugh Murphy. Gertie the Duck by Louis G Romano,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(12).This vintage, out-of-print children’s book is a unique retelling of the iconic Gertie, a duck who captivated Milwaukee.

These are used books that may contain marks or small tears. We carry different editions of the book and the front covers do not always match what is shown here on the website.: Gertie the Duck: 32 pages, signed on the title page by the authors.

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.