Signature Biographies

Signature Biographies
Published by Grosset & Dunlap
51 Total Books

Edited by Enid Lamonte Meadowcroft

Signature Books are easy to read and provide lively, entertaining, and factual stories about famous people. Though written simply enough for young readers, they make interesting reading for boys and girls well into their teens. From The Story of Amelia Earhart

LIFE STORIES OF FAMOUS MEN AND WOMEN WHO SHAPED HISTORY. Expert authors of children's books, leading artists, scientific word choice, easy-to-read type plus human story structure distinguish these true life stories. Supervising Editor—Enid Lamont Meadowcroft. From The Story of Davy Crockett

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Cover Title Author Publication date
The Story of Abraham Lincoln The Story of Abraham Lincoln Nina Brown Baker 1952
The Story of Amelia Earhart The Story of Amelia Earhart Adèle De Leeuw 1955
The Story of Andrew Jackson The Story of Andrew Jackson Enid Lamonte Meadowcroft 1953
The Story of Annie Oakley The Story of Annie Oakley Edmund Collier 1956
The Story of Beethoven The Story of Beethoven Helen L. Kaufmann 1957
The Story of Benjamin Franklin The Story of Benjamin Franklin Enid Lamonte Meadowcroft 1952
The Story of Buffalo Bill The Story of Buffalo Bill Edmund Collier 1952
The Story of Christopher Columbus The Story of Christopher Columbus Nina Brown Baker 1952
The Story of Clara Barton The Story of Clara Barton Olive Price 1954
The Story of Crazy Horse The Story of Crazy Horse Enid Lamonte Meadowcroft 1954
The Story of Dan Beard The Story of Dan Beard Robert N. Webb 1958
The Story of Daniel Boone The Story of Daniel Boone William O. Steele 1953
The Story of Davy Crockett The Story of Davy Crockett Enid Lamonte Meadowcroft 1952
The Story of Dwight D. Eisenhower The Story of Dwight D. Eisenhower Arthur J. Beckhard 1956
The Story of Edith Cavell The Story of Edith Cavell Iris Vinton 1955
The Story of Eleanor Roosevelt The Story of Eleanor Roosevelt Lorena A. Hickok 1959
The Story of Florence Nightingale The Story of Florence Nightingale Margaret Leighton 1952
The Story of Franklin D. Roosevelt The Story of Franklin D. Roosevelt Lorena A. Hickok 1956
The Story of General Custer The Story of General Custer Margaret Leighton 1954
The Story of George Washington The Story of George Washington Enid Lamonte Meadowcroft 1952
The Story of George Washington Carver The Story of George Washington Carver Arna Bontemps 1954
The Story of Geronimo The Story of Geronimo Jim Kjelgaard 1958
The Story of Good Queen Bess The Story of Good Queen Bess Alida Sims Malkus 1953
The Story of Haydn The Story of Haydn Helen L. Kaufmann 1962
The Story of Helen Keller The Story of Helen Keller Lorena A. Hickok 1958
The Story of Jacqueline Kennedy The Story of Jacqueline Kennedy Alida Sims Malkus 1967
The Story of Joan of Arc The Story of Joan of Arc Jeannette Covert Nolan 1953
The Story of John J. Audubon The Story of John J. Audubon Joan Howard 1954
The Story of John Paul Jones The Story of John Paul Jones Iris Vinton 1953
The Story of Kit Carson The Story of Kit Carson Edmund Collier 1953
The Story of Lafayette The Story of Lafayette Hazel Wilson 1952
The Story of Leif Ericson The Story of Leif Ericson William O. Steele 1954
The Story of Louis Pasteur The Story of Louis Pasteur Alida Sims Malkus 1952
The Story of Louisa May Alcott The Story of Louisa May Alcott Joan Howard 1955
The Story of Mad Anthony Wayne The Story of Mad Anthony Wayne Hazel Wilson 1953
The Story of Madame Curie The Story of Madame Curie Alice Thorne 1959
The Story of Marco Polo The Story of Marco Polo Olive Price 1953
The Story of Mark Twain The Story of Mark Twain Joan Howard 1953
The Story of Martha Washington The Story of Martha Washington Jeannette Covert Nolan 1954
The Story of Mozart The Story of Mozart Helen L. Kaufmann 1955
The Story of Pocahontas The Story of Pocahontas Shirley Graham 1953
The Story of President Kennedy The Story of President Kennedy Iris Vinton 1966
The Story of Robert E. Lee The Story of Robert E. Lee Iris Vinton 1952
The Story of Robert Louis Stevenson The Story of Robert Louis Stevenson Joan Howard 1958
The Story of Stephen Decatur The Story of Stephen Decatur Iris Vinton 1954
The Story of Stephen Foster The Story of Stephen Foster Esther M. Douty 1954
The Story of Theodore Roosevelt The Story of Theodore Roosevelt Winthrop Neilson 1953
The Story of Thomas Alva Edison The Story of Thomas Alva Edison Enid Lamonte Meadowcroft 1952
The Story of Thomas Jefferson The Story of Thomas Jefferson Earl Schenck Miers 1955
The Story of Ulysses S. Grant The Story of Ulysses S. Grant Jeannette Covert Nolan 1952
The Story of Winston Churchill The Story of Winston Churchill Alida Sims Malkus 1957