Polly Cologne

Front Cover
Lothrop, Lee & Shepard, 1909 - Dolls - 192 pages
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 123 - To the Fringed Gentian Thou blossom bright with autumn dew, And colored with the heaven's own blue, That openest, when the quiet light Succeeds the keen and frosty night. Thou comest not when violets lean O'er wandering brooks and springs unseen, Or columbines, in purple dressed, Nod o'er the ground-bird's hidden nest.
Page 194 - For sale by all booksellers, or sent postpaid on receipt of price by the publishers LOTHROP, LEE & SHEPARD CO., BOSTON ft Boy of a thousand Scars flgo By HARRIET T.
Page 193 - THE favorite story of Joan of Arc is here •*• treated in a uniquely attractive way. " Aunt Kate " tells the story of Joan of Arc to Master Harold, aged II, and to Misses Bessie and Marjorie, aged 10 and 8, respectively, to their intense delight. They look up places on the map, and have a fine time while hearing the thrilling story, told in such simple language that they can readily understand it all. Parents and teachers will also be greatly interested in this book from an educational point of...
Page 123 - The aged year is near his end. Then doth thy sweet and quiet eye Look through its fringes to the sky, Blue — blue — as if that sky let fall A flower from its cerulean wall. I would that thus, when I shall see The hour of death draw near to me, Hope, blossoming within my heart, May look to heaven as I depart.
Page 194 - Cloth Illustrated $-75 THE author, Marietta Ambrosi, was born in Tyrol, having an Americanborn mother of Italian descent, and a Veronese father. Her entire girlhood was spent in Brescia and other cities of Northern Italy, and in early womanhood she came with her family to America. Her story gives a most graphic account of the industries, social customs, dress, pleasures, and religious observances of the Italian common people. When I Was a Boy in China By YAN PHOU LEE...
Page 194 - Van Phou Lee was one of •* ' the young men sent to this country to be educated here, and finally matriculated at Yale, where he graduated with honor. ' When I was a Boy in China ' embodies his recollections of his native country. It is certainty attractive, with more room for nature to operate and play in freely than is generally attributed to Chinese life.
Page 194 - Cloth $-75 THE author was born fifty miles from Tokio, and at the age of twelve began the study of English at a Methodist school. Later he studied Natural Science in the First Imperial College t Tokio, after which he taught English and Mathematics. He came to America in 1901, received the degree of Master of Arts at the University of Chicago, and took a two years' post-graduate course at Yale before returning to Japan.
Page 194 - Tokio, after which he taught English and Mathematics. He came to America in 1901, received the degree of Master of Arts at the University of Chicago, and took a two years' post-graduate course at Yale before returning to Japan. No one could be better qualified to introduce the Japanese to those in America, and he has done it in a way that will delight both children and parents. When...
Page 193 - VARIAN $1.00 rwill at once be understood that the ;'boy" of the story is Alfred the Great in his youth, but it cannct be understood how delightful a story this is until it is seen and read. The splendid pictures of George Varian make this book superior among juveniles. " Not a boy lives who will not enjoy this book thoroughly. There is a good deal of first-class historical information woven into the story, but the best part of it is the splendid impression of times and manners it gives in old England...
Page 18 - Polly Cologne was a rag baby who lived at the Land of Ease in Prairie Rose Cottage. All who care to hear how she was lost and of the adventures of the Jimmy Johns and Annette in trying to find her, "who did find her, how she went on her travels, and of the different people she stayed with and how she came back, and what happened to Rover and how he came back, and when he came back, are invited to listen.

Bibliographic information