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Page 210 - Numbers 3 and 4 meet the requirements of those three or four yeara older ; while the last two of the set will interest older boys and girls, and may be read with pleasure by almost any one. Noisy Herbert, and other Stories, FOR SMALL CHILDREN, Is from the pen of one whose books are always sought with avidity by the young. This little volume is printed in Great Primer, which renders it specially attractive to youthful eyes. The illustrations are numerous and good, and the book cannot fail to be a...
Page 212 - BOYS. The author of this pleasant volume declares his object in writing it to have been, "first, to compose an attractive volume for boys ; second, to illustrate familiarly and practically the virtues which form the title of the book ; and, third, to introduce pertinent truths, interesting facts, and useful information, in such a manner as will be likely to impress the minds and influence the characters of the readers.
Page 212 - ... Grant's Treasure, Could only have been written by a mother. It is a domestic story in the best sense, — natural, affectionate, suggestive. The incidents are interesting; the moral teachings most admirably and happily conveyed. It is printed from clear, handsome type, and illustrated with original designs. Price, 50 cents. A Summer with the Little Grays. This sprightly and beautiful narrative of "Life among the Children " abounds with entertaining incidents of juvenile adventure and pastime,...
Page 210 - ALL THE CHILDREN'S LIBRARY. THIS entirely new and original series of Juveniles combines several especially attractive features. The plan adopted is that of gradation, the first two books on the list being designed for very young children, just commencing to read. Numbers 3 and 4 meet the requirements of those three or four years older ; while the last two of the set will interest older boys and girls, and may be read with pleasure by almost any one. Noisy Herbert, and other...
Page 152 - Mary, Mary, quite contrary, How does your garden grow? With silver bells, and cockle shells, And pretty maids all in a row.
Page 217 - Printed on delicately tinted paper, and adorned by an appropriate title-page and frontispiece, and six exquisite vignettes by Billings. Square 16mo.
Page 218 - We cordially recommend this finely written and instructive tale."— Philadelphia National Argus. ' Exceedingly interesting and instructive." — Dover Gazette. ' Cannot fail to interest and improve." — Burlington Sentinel. ' Attractive in style, and unexceptionable in matter." — Woodstock Spirit of the Age. ' Well conceived and happily executed." — Boston Christian Era. 'An excellent volume.
Page 208 - NOISY HERBERT, and other Stories, for Small Children. By the Author of » Daisy," « Violet,
Page 214 - Daisy," " Noisy Herbert," &c. Sunny-eyed Tim, the Observant Little boy. By the Author of " Faith and Patience," &c. Jnthoo and his Sunday School. A Tale of Child-Life in India. By the Brahmin, JG Gangooly.