A Story for Girls
FLORENCE A. SITWELL
[Frontispiece: "Little night dresses rustled."]
London S. W. Partridge & Co. 9 Paternoster Row. 1888
I. LIFE IN THE ORPHANAGE II. THE FLIGHT III. IN THE HOSPITAL IV. IN A THIRD CLASS CARRIAGE V. BY THE SEA VI. CHRISTMAS DAY
"Little night dresses rustled." . . . . . . Frontispiece
The Westminster clock tower.
St. Thomas' Hospital.
Kate and Frances.
LIFE IN THE ORPHANAGE.
Long before it was light, little feet were pas...
WHO ARE HAPPIEST?
T. S. ARTHUR.
With Illustrations from Original Designs by Croome.
Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo & Co. 1852.
Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1852, by Lippincott, Grambo & Co. in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Stereotyped by L. Johnson & Co. Philadelphia.
WHO ARE HAPPIEST? 9
DICK LAWSON, AND THE YOUNG MOCKING BIRD. 21
THE MEANS OF ENJOYMENT. ...
E text prepared by Al Haines
JULIE M. LIPPMANN
Author of "Miss Wildfire," "Dorothy Day," etc.
The Penn Publishing Company
LULU AND MARIE.
THE WAKING SOUL
BETTY'S BY AND BY
THE WHITE ANGEL
IN THE PIED PIPER'S MOUNTAIN
WHAT HAPPENED TO LIONEL
MARIE AND THE MEADOW BROOK
NINA'S CHRISTMAS GIFTS
THE WAKING SOUL
Larry lay under the trees upon the soft, green grass, with his hat
tilted far forward over his eyes and his grimy h...
These are three stories that will delight your heart and soul. The little girl Ruth in the first story is very privileged young lady with everything she could wish for except,of course, for companionship. Her mother has passed away and her father is a very busy lawyer who barely notices she is there. But then Ruth finds a scruffy, skinny and mostly ugly cat; the cat who lives in the kitchen and cellars,hence The Kitchen Cat. Her attempts to befriend this stray despite insurmountable obstsacles make this story a really heart warming tale. She does eventually find the best kind of companio...
[Illustration: Dave meets Lester Brigham.]
Boy Trapper Series
By HARRY CASTLEMON,
AUTHOR OF "THE FRANK NELSON SERIES," "THE SPORTSMAN'S CLUB SERIES," "GUNBOAT SERIES," &C.
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SILVER LAKE, BY R.M. BALLANTYNE.
It was on a cold winter morning long ago, that Robin Gore, a bold hunter of the backwoods of America, entered his parlour and sat him down to breakfast.
Robin's parlour was also his dining room, and his drawing room, besides being his bedroom and his kitchen. In fact, it was the only room in his wooden hut, except a small apartment, opening off it, which was a workshop and lumber room.
Robin's family consisted of himself, and his wife, and his son Roy, who was twelve years of age and his daughter ...
The adventures of an Indian boy and his beloved elephant. Born near Calcutta, Mukerji won the Newbury Medal for children's fiction.
KARI THE ELEPHANT
DHAN GOPAL MUKERJI
Illustrated by J. E. Allen
[Illustration: KARI AND KOPEE AND I]
E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.
by E. P. Dutton & Company
MY ELDEST BORN
I. BRINGING UP KARI
II. HOW KARI SAVED OUR LIVES IN THE JUNGLE
III. KARI GOES TO TOWN
IV. KARI'S ADVENTURE IN BENARES
V. THE ...
SONGS FOR PARENTS
By John Farrar
Here's a rhyme for Barbara, Laughing white and pink, Here's a rhyme for smiling Ted, And one for Wink.
Now Dick's not much at reading rhymes, He'd rather sit and fish. Well here's a couple of verses, Dick, Read them if you wish!
SONGS OF DESIRE
Summer Explorer Spring Wish Ambition Dreams Water Lily Humor Independence
SONGS FOR OUT OF DOORS
A Comparison Speculation Parad...
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Which will you have, the doll, or Noah's Ark? said mother to Mary one day.
The doll, if you please, I think I will take, for then I can prettily play.
One day John said, as he m...