Children's Literature: A Textbook of Sources for Teachers and Teacher-training Classes, Part 1923 (Google eBook)
Charles Madison Curry, Erle Elsworth Clippinger
Rand, McNally, 1921 - Children - 693 pages
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Asgard asked bear beast beautiful began bird brother called child CHILDREN'S LITERATURE Cinderella clothes Connla cried dear Don Quixote door Drakestail Dryad Emperor Epimetheus eyes fables fairy Fairy Tales father fell gave giant girl give Gluck gold grades hand Hans Christian Andersen happy head heard heart horse Jack Jackanapes king King Arthur knew lady laughed little pig lived Lolo looked morning Mother Goose Moufflou mouse nature literature never night nursery rhymes Odin Old Pipes old woman once palace Pasha poems poor prince pupils queen rhymes river Robin round says sing Sir Ector Sir Kay Skirnir sleep soon stood story teacher teeny-tiny tell thee thing thou thought told took tree voice walk wife wolf wonderful wood young
Page 417 - I WANDERED lonely as a cloud That floats on high o'er vales and hills, When all at once I saw a crowd, A host of golden daffodils, Beside the lake, beneath the trees, Fluttering and dancing in the breeze. Continuous as the stars that shine And twinkle on the Milky Way, They stretched in never-ending line Along the margin of a bay: Ten thousand saw I at a glance, Tossing their heads in sprightly dance.
Page 421 - Philomel, with melody Sing in our sweet lullaby ; Lulla, lulla, lullaby, lulla, lulla, lullaby : Never harm, Nor spell nor charm, Come our lovely lady nigh ; So, good night, with lullaby.
Page 29 - OLD King Cole was a merry old soul, And a merry old soul was he; He called for his pipe, and he called for his bowl, And he called for his fiddlers three.
Page 413 - Exceeding peace had made Ben Adhem bold, And to the presence in the room he said, "What writest thou?" The vision raised its head, And, with a look made of all sweet accord, Answered, "The names of those who love the Lord." "And is mine one?
Page 674 - ... cometh to you with words set in delightful proportion, either accompanied with, or prepared for, the well-enchanting skill of music; and with a tale, forsooth, he cometh unto you, with a tale which holdeth children from play and old men from the chimney corner...
Page 371 - Mary had a little lamb, Its fleece was white as snow, And everywhere that Mary went, The lamb was sure to go.
Page 404 - The time has come,' the Walrus said, 'To talk of many things; Of shoes — and ships — and sealing wax — Of cabbages — and kings — And why the sea is boiling hot — And whether pigs have wings.
Page 292 - Bagdat, in order to pass the rest of the day in meditation and prayer. As I was here airing myself on 'the tops of the mountains, I fell into a profound contemplation on the vanity of human life; and passing from one thought to another, Surely, said I, man is but a shadow, and life a dream.
Page 422 - Breathes there the man, with soul so dead, Who never to himself hath said, This is my own, my native land ? Whose heart hath ne'er within him burned, As home his footsteps he hath turned, From wandering on a foreign strand ? If such there breathe, go mark him well...