Little Daniel, and other tales, by the author of 'The basket of flowers'. (Google eBook)

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1882
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Page 33 - He prayeth best who loveth best All things both great and small; For the great God who loveth us, He made and loveth all.
Page 128 - It may be read not merely by young people, but by old ones, and they will find profit to themselves in its perusal. The work is well done.
Page 128 - In the compilation of this volume the object has been to give a series of sketches stretching over a long term of time, rather than a finished picture of any definite period. These have been collected during an extensive course of reading...
Page 128 - ... strange countries and peoples here mentioned. EPISODES OF THE SEA IN FORMER DAYS: Records of Suffering and Saving. A Book for Boys. With engraved Title and Frontispiece. Cloth elegant, 2*. 6d. Stories of shipwreck, famine, mutiny, and the other misfortunes which befall the mariner, will always be appreciated by those who love to read of deeds of daring, and to ponder on the lessons which may be drawn from them. This volume comprises...
Page 128 - ... a series of sketches stretching over a long term of time, rather than a finished picture of any definite period. These have been collected during an extensive course of reading, and the only attempt made at classification has been to place the articles in chronological order. EPISODES OF DISCOVERY IN ALL AGES. A Book for Youth. With engraved Title and Frontispiece. Cloth extra, 2s.
Page 101 - Uncover mine eyes that I may behold wonderful things out of Thy Law: Uncover reproach and contempt; I have kept Thy (Precepts). Thou dost rebuke the proud, the accursed that err from Thy Commands; Yea, my delight, the men of my counsel, are Thy Testimonies...
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Page 119 - She cried, and said she was so thirsty, and wanted to go home. Willie tried to comfort her, and talked about God to her; and he told her the story of Hagar in the desert—how she and her little boy were lost, and the water-bottle was empty. Then the boy cried for water, and his mother thought he would die of thirst; and she put him away under some bushes, that she might not see him die. "And then, Susy, she heard some one calling her, 'Hagar, Hagar!
Page 120 - Hagar, Hagar!' Who do you think it was ? It was an angel from heaven; and he showed her where there was a spring of water close by, and she went and got some water for her poor little boy.
Page 121 - Susy!" cried he, climbing out again, " God did send us an angel in the shape of that dear little bird. Come, I will help you down to get some water." When the children had drank, and eaten what berries and plums they could find, they felt much refreshed, and began to think again what could be done. It was too dark now to make their way through the woods, even if they had known which way to go. " Let us call for help,

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