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Daybreak A Story for Girls –by: Florence Alice Sitwell

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DAYBREAK

A Story for Girls

by

FLORENCE A. SITWELL

[Frontispiece: "Little night dresses rustled."]

London S. W. Partridge & Co. 9 Paternoster Row. 1888

Contents.

CHAPTER

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

Illustrations.

"Little night dresses rustled." . . . . . . Frontispiece

The Westminster clock tower.

St. Thomas' Hospital.

Kate and Frances.

DAYBREAK.

CHAPTER I.

LIFE IN THE ORPHANAGE.

Long before it was light, little feet were pas...

Who Are Happiest and Other Stories

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WHO ARE HAPPIEST?

AND

OTHER STORIES.

by

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.

CONTENTS.

PAGE

WHO ARE HAPPIEST? 9

DICK LAWSON, AND THE YOUNG MOCKING BIRD. 21

THE MEANS OF ENJOYMENT. ...

Dreamland

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E text prepared by Al Haines

DREAMLAND

by

JULIE M. LIPPMANN

Author of "Miss Wildfire," "Dorothy Day," etc.

The Penn Publishing Company Philadelphia

MCMXIV

TO

LULU AND MARIE.

CONTENTS.

THE WAKING SOUL BETTY'S BY AND BY THE WHITE ANGEL IN THE PIED PIPER'S MOUNTAIN MARJORIE'S MIRACLE WHAT HAPPENED TO LIONEL MARIE AND THE MEADOW BROOK NINA'S CHRISTMAS GIFTS

DREAMLAND.

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...

Kitchen Cat and Other Stories –by: Amy Walton

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...

The Boy Trapper

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[Illustration: Dave meets Lester Brigham.]

Boy Trapper Series

THE

BOY TRAPPER.

By HARRY CASTLEMON,

AUTHOR OF "THE FRANK NELSON SERIES," "THE SPORTSMAN'S CLUB SERIES," "GUNBOAT SERIES," &C.

PHILADELPHIA HENRY T. COATES & CO.

FAMOUS CASTLEMON BOOKS.

Gunboat Series. By Harry Castlemon. 6 vols. 12mo. Frank the Young Naturalist. Frank on a Gunboat. Frank in the Woods. Frank before Vicksburg. Frank on the Lower Mississippi. Frank on the Prairie.

Rocky Mountain Series. By Harry Castlemon. 3 vols. 12mo. Cloth. Frank among the Rancheros. Fran...

Silver Lake

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SILVER LAKE, BY R.M. BALLANTYNE.

CHAPTER ONE.

THE HUNTERS.

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 ...

Kari the Elephant –by: Dhan Gopal Mukerji

The adventures of an Indian boy and his beloved elephant. Born near Calcutta, Mukerji won the Newbury Medal for children's fiction.

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KARI THE ELEPHANT

by

DHAN GOPAL MUKERJI

Illustrated by J. E. Allen

[Illustration: KARI AND KOPEE AND I]

New York E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.

Copyright, 1922, by E. P. Dutton & Company

DEDICATED TO

MY ELDEST BORN

Nahra Gopal

CONTENTS

CHAPTER

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 Chipman Farrar

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SONGS FOR PARENTS

By John Farrar

Dedication

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!

Contents

Dedication

SONGS OF DESIRE

Summer Explorer Spring Wish Ambition Dreams Water Lily Humor Independence

SONGS FOR OUT OF DOORS

A Comparison Speculation Parad...

Rose of Affection –by: Anonymous

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TURNER & FISHER'S INFANTILE TOY BOOKS.

ROSE OF AFFECTION.

[Illustration]

TURNER & FISHER: NEW YORK AND PHILADELPHIA.

[Illustration]

"Let us buy," Said Sally Fry, "Something nice," Said Betsy Price. "What shall it be," Said Kitty Lee, "A nice plum cake," Said Lucy Wake.

[Illustration]

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.

[Illustration]

One day John said, as he m...

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