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The Diary of a Goose Girl –by: Kate Douglas Wiggin

The "Goose Girl" is a young and somewhat independent lady who, in fleeing from her lover with whom there had been a "little tiff," became a "paying guest" at poultry farm in a quiet, out-of-the-way Sussex village, in the care of which she participates.

From the author of Mother Carey's Chickens, The Bird's Christmas Carol, etc.

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THE DIARY OF A GOOSE GIRL

BY KATE DOUGLAS WIGGIN

WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY CLAUDE A. SHEPPERSON

GAY AND BIRD 22 BEDFORD STREET, STRAND LONDON 1902

{I looked about me with what Stevenson calls a 'fine dizzy...

The Tale of Peter Mink –by: Arthur Scott Bailey

Arthur Scott Bailey (1877 – 1949) was author of more than forty children’s books. Bailey’s writing has been described thusly by the Newark Evening News: “Mr. Bailey centered all his plots in the animal, bird and insect worlds, weaving natural history into the stories in a way that won educator’s approval without arousing the suspicions of his young readers. He made it a habit to never ‘write down’ to children and frequently used words beyond the average juvenile vocabulary, believing that youngsters respond to the stimulus of the unfamiliar.”

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T...

Jacky Dandy s Delight –by: Jacky Dandy

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Transcriber's Note: Spelling and inconsistent formatting of poems has been maintained as in the original.

Jacky Dandy's DELIGHT.

[Illustration]

This is Mr. Harliquin, who shews what is to be seen within.

LONDON:

Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dial

JACKY DANDY.

[Illustration]

This is little Jacky Dandy He loves cake and sugar candy, He bought some at the grocer's shop, And pleased away went ho...

The Tale of Chirpy Cricket

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THE TALE OF CHIRPY CRICKET

[Illustration: Chirpy Discovers Mr. Cricket Frog. (Page 77)]

New York Grosset & Dunlap Publishers

Copyright, 1920, by Grosset & Dunlap

CONTENTS

CHAPTER PAGE I The Fiddler 1 II Quick and Easy 6 III The Bumblebee Family 10 IV Too Much Music 15 V A Light in the Dark 20 VI A Plan Goes Wrong 24 VII Johnnie Green's Guest 30 VIII Pleasing Johnnie Green 35 ...

The Elephant s Ball, and Grand Fete Champetre Intended as a Companion to Those Much Admired Pieces, the Butterfly s Ball, and the Peacock At Home. –by: W. B.

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THE ELEPHANT's BALL, AND GRAND FETE CHAMPETRE

Frontispiece.

[Illustration: "Shall those impudent tribes of the air." p. 4. ]

London: Pub. Dec. 5. 1807 by J. Harris corner St. Paul's Church Yd.

THE

ELEPHANT's BALL,

AND

Grand Fete Champetre .

Intended as a Companion to those much admired Pieces,

The BUTTERFLY's BALL ,

AND

The...

Little Jack Rabbit s Adventures

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LITTLE JACK RABBIT'S ADVENTURES

LITTLE JACK RABBIT BOOKS

(Trademark Registered)

BY

DAVID CORY

LITTLE JACK RABBIT'S ADVENTURES LITTLE JACK RABBIT AND DANNY FOX LITTLE JACK RABBIT AND THE SQUIRREL BROTHERS LITTLE JACK RABBIT AND CHIPPY CHIPMUNK LITTLE JACK RABBIT AND THE BIG BROWN BEAR LITTLE JACK RABBIT AND UNCLE JOHN HARE LITTLE JACK RABBIT AND PROFESSOR CROW LITTLE JACK RABBIT AND OLD MAN WEASEL LITTLE JACK RABBIT AND MR. WICKED WOLF LITTLE...

Little Mr. Thimblefinger and His Queer Country

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LITTLE MR. THIMBLEFINGER AND HIS QUEER COUNTRY

What the Children Saw and Heard there

BY

JOEL CHANDLER HARRIS AUTHOR OF "UNCLE REMUS," ETC.

ILLUSTRATED BY OLIVER HERFORD

[Illustration]

BOSTON AND NEW YORK HOUGHTON, MIFFLIN AND COMPANY The Riverside Press, Cambridge 1895

Copyright, 1894, BY JOEL CHANDLER HARRIS AND HOUGHTON, MIFFLIN & CO.

All rights reserved.

The Riverside Press, Cambridge, Mass., U. S. A. Electrotyp...

The Human Side of Animals –by: Royal Dixon

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[Illustration: RECREATION IS AS COMMON AMONG ANIMALS AS IT IS AMONG CHILDREN.]

THE HUMAN SIDE OF ANIMALS

BY ROYAL DIXON AUTHOR OF "THE HUMAN SIDE OF PLANTS," "THE HUMAN SIDE OF TREES,"

"THE HUMAN SIDE OF BIRDS," ETC.

WITH TWO ILLUSTRATIONS IN COLORS AND THIRTY TWO IN BLACK AND WHITE

NEW YORK FREDERICK A. STOKES COMPANY PUBLISHERS

Copyright, 1918, by FREDERICK A. STOKES COMPANY

All rights reserved, including that of translation into foreign languages

MADE IN U. S. A.

TO MARC...

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