Her most successful stories were of the Little Prudy characters which made their first appearance in short stories for children's periodicals, such as and the Congregationalist. Of course that was ever so long ago, when there were no lucifer matches, and steel and tender were used to light fires; when soda and saleratus had never been heard of, but people made their pearl ash by soaking burnt crackers in water; when the dressmaker and the tailor and the shoemaker went from house to house twice a year to make the dresses and coats of the family. She also contributed to other children's magazines, including. Henry Papa Panov's Special Christmas Leo Tolstoy Doctor Marigold's Prescriptions Charles Dickens The Tailor of Gloucester Beatrix Potter The Tale of Peter Rabbit Beatrix Potter The Christmas Guest Selma Lagerlöf At Christmas Time Anton Chekhov Little Gretchen and the Wooden Shoe Toinette and the Elves Susan Coolidge The Heavenly Christmas Tree Dostoevsky The Princess and the Goblin The Nutcracker and the Mouse King The Little Match Girl Little Jean Francois Coppe How the Fir Tree Became the Christmas Tree The Magi in the West and Their Search for the Christ The Little Shepherd. Marion Crawford Christmas in the Olden Time Walter Scott Life and Adventures of Santa Claus L. Readers interested in bulk purchases are invited to contact us directly to enquire about our tailored bulk rates.
Our staff has thoroughly reviewed every page of all the books in the collection, repairing, or if necessary, rejecting titles that are not of the highest quality. Red cloth with black cover illustration and silver lettering. I read this because I felt I might have unfairly judged Little Prudy's Cousin Grace when I read it last year. Molesworth Wind in the Willows Kenneth Grahame Peter Pan and Wendy J. Her name was Prudy Parlin, and she and her sister Susy, three years older, lived in Portland, in the State of Maine, though every summer they went to Willowbrook, to visit their grandmother. Barclay A Versailles Christmas-Tide A. It is a charming book, wholesome and sweet in every respect, and cannot fail to interest children under twelve years of age.
It tells of her adventures with her best friend Cassy. Children of the Series and how They Grew. A nice, clean, tight, attractive book. Generally, Trieste books are purchased singly - on demand, however they may also be purchased in bulk. The Edgar Rice Burroughs Library. Marion Crawford Peter Pan and Wendy J. If trouble should come to us, let us grow gentle, and patient, and lovely.
Porter At the Back of the North Wind George MacDonald A Versailles Christmas-Tide A. Little Prudy's Cousin Grace was first published in 1865. Porter Pollyanna Grows Up Eleanor H. Our extensive quality control ensures that the readers of Trieste Publishing's books will be delighted with their purchase. This book ends at Christmas time.
Rebecca Sophia Clarke 1833-1906 Rebecca Sophia Clarke February 22, 1833 — August 10, 1906 , also known as Sophie May, was an American author of children's fiction. It is just after the New Year at the beginning of the book. At the end of the delightful story, Dotty Dimple is four, and ready for her own set of six books. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world , and other notations in the work. Our editions are meticulously crafted to give the absolute reading pleasure and that happy festive smile. Penn Shirley who was also a successful author source: Wikipedia.
She lived most of her life in her native town of Norridgewock, Maine, where she lived out her life with her sister, who was also a successful author. The chapter on their Christmas celebration is interesting, as well as the characters training for the Revolutionary War. The story opens at her home in Quinn, Indiana. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. She wrote 45 books between 1860 and 1903. Life and Adventures of Santa Claus L. Clarke lived most of her life in her hometown of Norridgewock, Maine, save for ten years spent as a teacher in Evansville, Indiana.
But it is a product of its time. Wilkins Freeman Little Girl's Christmas Winnifred E. Henry The First Christmas of New England Harriet Beecher Stowe The Holy Night Selma Lagerlöf Little Gretchen and the Wooden Shoe Elizabeth Harrison A Letter from Santa Claus Mark Twain A Kidnapped Santa Claus L. Witty and wise, full of sport and study, sometimes mixing the two in a confusing way, they run bubbling through many volumes, and make everyone wish they could never grow up or change, they are so bright and cute. Out the door in 24! This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Light water staining to top edge of text near spine for first 20 pages.
The book tells of Horace and Katie's trip to New York, and some of the events that happen while they are there, leaving them still in New York City at the end of the book. Three of the books also tell about the childhood of some adult characters in Sophie May's books. . After suffering a severe hearing loss in 1861, she went to live with her sister, Sarah Jones Clarke, another children's author, who published under the name. Barrie Oliver Twist Pollyanna Eleanor H.