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The Junior Classics

By: Patten, William, 1868-1936, Ed
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Little Brothers to the Scouts

By: Hyde, E. A. Watson
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Catalogue of Books, Annotated and Arranged, and Provided By the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh for the Use of Th First Eight Grades in the Pittsburgh Schools

By: Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh
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St. Nicholas : Volume 48 Part 1

By: Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905

... (Illustrated by L. Hopkins) E. T. Corbett 62 St. Nicholas TRE.iisuRE-Box of Literature. The 139, 304, 480 Introduction ; by the Editor ' 139 " David ... ...a ^|.iTC^ ".r^ . such rough play, but I should like to compete in poetry and literature. How glorious it would be to write like the yoimg Euripides ! ... ...ttle difference. Here, at any rate, the story of King Arthur got fairly into literature for the first time. Writers from every side took up the Arthur... ...re. THE ST. NICHOLAS TREASURE - BOX. 139 THE ST. NICHOLAS TRI-:ASURE-BOX OF LITERATURE. InTR(1I)UCTIO\ : BV THE Editok. Literature is a very big thin... ...rous to young folks, because they give an idea that a certain amount of good literature nmst be acquired, and that here is the cream of it, skimmed an...

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St. Nicholas : Volume 41 Part 1

By: Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905

...Woodstock"; the entire book was written in less than three months. To these facts, literature gives no parallel. There was 36 MORE THAN CONQUERORS no... ...as, indeed, across the hall, sitting joy- fully in the midst of the medical-school literature that had struck such despair to the heart of an aspiring... ...e Milton, to be recited later at the country school-house, and to memorize bits of literature from the old McGuffey readers. For it was a piece of rar... ...ue that the makers of books have been great readers. Yet think upon what different literature from that of the modern girl the author of "The Little C... ...uch works as Fox's "Book of Martyrs," and others even more depressing. The lighter literature was bought, bor- rowed, or smuggled in from the neighbor...

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St. Nicholas : Volume 22 Part 2

By: Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905

... long since passed by. I would like to tell your boy and girl readers about my Literature Album. Mama selects pictures of noted men and women from dif... ..., what should I do without St. Nicholas? It helps me so much in my history and literature." Now, two little grandchildren, Amniie and Earl, are learni... ...for the world that it happened so. For had Oliver been carried to America, our literature might never have known that most charming of stories, " The ... ... in 1833 but little chance that an author might support himself comfortably by literature alone. American literature was hardly older than Holmes hims... ...first volume of poems, each was to the end ofhis career. To neither ofthem was literature a live- lihood. Bryant was first a lawyer and then a journal...

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St. Nicholas : Volume 22 Part 1

By: Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905

...a volume—a thin little book, but containing poems destined to a long life in literature. This earlier poetry of Bryant's has for us a double interest,... ...thors and artists of New York Bryant was eagerly welcomed. Although American literature had thus begun, it was still in its infancy. The reading publi... ... fort- night, dying June 12, 1878. Bryant's place in the history of American literature is easy to declare : He was a pioneer and leader. He was the e... ...e did nothing Bryant as a poet : he was mature very early in base or mean in literature or in life, nothing life and he kept his youth to the end. Tru... ...better known for its ancient university than for its golfing. In the golfing literature of this ancient town is a pleasant rhyme by Mr. Barclay, capta...

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Jackanapes. Daddy Darwin's Dovecot. The Story of a Short Life

By: Ewing, Juliana Horatia Gatty, 1841-1885; Eden, Horatia K. F. Gatty

...PES by JULIANA HORATIA EWING Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org DADDY DARWIN'S DOVECOT ... ...S DOVECOT Author: JULIANA HORATIA EWING Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20... ...WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and ot... ... " London Society." Julie found no real satisfaction in writing this kind of literature, and she soon discarded it ; but her first attempt showed some... ...land family with the gift of second-sight, presaging death. THEORY OF FAIRY LITERATURE. 39 During 1875 Julie was again aided by her husband in the wo...

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St. Nicholas : Volume 26 Part 2

By: Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905

...." The series is one on children's reading, by Kate M. Cone: Of all forms of literature of universal attraction, poetry is the richest. To love it wit... ...eation. It would be well if the arts were as much advanced. Painting, music, literature, and the drama still find their great masters here and there a... ... rather peevishly. " Is it Shakspere's play? I never read it. I did n't take Literature at school. Papa thought I was too delicate to study much." Sue... ... the particular case. It seems clear that several pieces of true and lasting literature vastly delight most young competitors. Few of their lists omit... ... writers, and it seems that to try to suggest the best benefits of the be.st literature is the first thing St. Nicholas should do in considering the r...

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St. Nicholas : Volume 24 Part 1

By: Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905

...irds sing. No wonder that June felt sanguine. " Now, according to the best literature," she puffed, between the digs, " my venture ought to attract th... ...talking over the subject for their next composition. As the hour for their literature lesson drew near, one ofthem said that she wished " there was so... ...s, and she had a plan that promised something new. Before dismiss- ing the literature class the teacher said : " Giris, instead of a composition next ... ...s were over and the diplomas had been awarded, Mr. Shedd, the professor of literature, announced that at the be- ginning of the fall term he would giv... ...s the Book of The Boy's Boyhood. He does not recommend it as the exclusive literature of their boyhood to other boys; but out of it The Boy knows that...

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St. Nicholas : Volume 21 Part 1

By: Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905

...vate tutor, assisted by my teacher. I enjoy my lessons very much, especially literature. I am studying Tennyson's poems now, and have just learned " T... ... Dutch, Portuguese, Gaelic, and Greek. \Vithout question it is what piece of literature the Colonies ])ro- tluced." No man had ever preached a doctrin... ...ontinued for several years to devote herself to the two arts of painting and literature, and published successively ".\ Crown from the Spear," " Ropes...

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St. Nicholas : Volume 11 Part 1

By: Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905

...d, where he lives the life of a quiet country gentleman, devoting himself to literature and rural pursuits. He is now a man of sixty-four years, but y... ... far and wide over the garden. Greatwas the lamentation next morningwhen the childrensaw the ruin. Theboys felt that itwas past mending, and gave it u...

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St. Nicholas : Volume 47, Pt. 1

By: Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905
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St. Nicholas : Volume 33 Part 2

By: Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905

...E. now and then, hear it said or see it written that all the real value in literature can be put upon a small shelf. That is to say, 765 the really im... ...imple laws. These illustrations will show what is meant by saying that all literature is contained in a few great books. The Bible, and the works ofa ... ...ir own day than in ours, is William Lyly, known to all students of English literature as the one who brought into fashion that taste for high-flownand... ... the two rival boys' schools in Harbury would drive Geometry and Latin and Literature far from her mind and a rueful face and a very blank mem- ory wo... ...D READING. SPELLING Boys and girls who have REFORM. read enough of English literature to be able to compare the language in its beginnings, in the poe...

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St. Nicholas : Volume 26 Part 1

By: Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905

...d the best advice will be soutrht and offered. It will not be forgotten that literature is the play-ground of the mind, as well as its treasury and dr... ...g mob : it can- not wiih impunity—it cannot with existence — go on despising literature, despising science, despising art, despising nature, despising... ...ry about that, is there? Now,how does he undertake to prove his case ? As to literature, he says (in part) : We talk of food for the mind as of food f... ...ith wonderful sculpture, full of men and wo- men learned in art and great in literature ; and students of Greek history believe that the wisest of the... ...hat it could be contained in a nutshell. Disraeli, in his " Cu- riosities of Literature," tells that a learned man named Huet once proved that this wa...

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St. Nicholas : Volume 25 Part 1

By: Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905

...e clerk, and had no more idea of becoming a pirate than he had of going into literature, although he finally did both. At that time the French West In... ...facts he considers so interesting when he meets them in his reading. English literature is a storehouse ofriches beside which Ali Baba's cave is no mo...

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St. Nicholas : Volume 20 Part 1

By: Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905

...e always from New England ; just as Scotland still holds its own in London literature. No doubt each place has its advan- tages, but there was a time ... ... Maria Child and Julia Ward Howe. Now, if we consider how much of American literature is represented by these few names, it is evident that if Boston ...

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Journeys through Bookland; A New and Original Plan for Reading; Vol. 9

By: Sylvester, Charles Herbert

...OUGH by CHARLES H. SYLVESTER Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org BOOKLAND, VOL. IX ... ...D, VOL. IX Author: CHARLES H. SYLVESTER Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20... ...WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and ot... ...giiBooWanii A New and Original Plan for Reading, Applied to the World's Best Literature for Children BY Charles H. Sylvester Author of English and Ame... ...ived if we try always to use our best judg- ment. One of the o-reat benefits literature can offer us is the opportunity to study character, and Shakes...

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The Tale of Brownie Beaver

By: Bailey, Arthur Scott, 1877; Petersen, Diane
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St. Nicholas : Volume 29 Part 1

By: Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905

...g, until at last came victory, and a niche in the hall of fame where the great literatures of the world hve forever. He read of Watt, of Mozart, of Go... ...in their pur- suit. In 1508 the game was popular enough to be mentioned in the literature of the day, and Barclay wrote : The sturdie plowman, lustic,... ... this department has mainly to do. Yet there are some volumes not to be called literature that should be familiar to book-lovers ; and one of the most...

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