catalog 19

Life Through the Ages.

"In this book, I have shown examples not only of the more striking forms of Prehistoric times, but in many instances, their modern representatives." Large charcoal drawings of animals and their environment, with an informative text opposite.



Natalie: or, The Broken Spring and Setma the Turkish Maiden.

Moral stories of the rise and fall of a family of German cloth merchants in the early 19th c and of a Turkish maiden from Belgrade in the 16th c. Note: This book has been sold.



The Homecoming.

An old man's desperate struggle to save the old horse he had always loved from the fate of the bullring at Arles.



The Brave Tin Soldier.

Rewritten folk and literary tales. "As here told told they are free from the savagery, distressing details, and excessive pathos which mar many of the tales in the form that has come down to us from a barbaric past."
Note: This book has been SOLD



Gone-Away Lake.

Two children out exploring find an abandoned summer colony on a reedy lake, inhabited by an elderly brother and sister who vacationed there as children. An unforgettable book.



A Crown for a Queen.

When shy Jenny is elected Beauty Queen of Baggot Street, she is entrusted with an older sister's Contest crown. But a wild storm arises, and the crown is lost. A gentle and sensitive tale of a young child's emotions.



Hansel and Gretel: a play for little children adapted from the opera.

They don't come more charming than this! Sepia photos of a young children's production of Hansel and Gretel, in costume, "since most of the play is in the woods, out-of-doors performances cannot fail to give the greatest satisfaction.."



Salt Water Poems and Ballads.

Salt-Walter Ballads, Sea Pictures, and Salt-Water Poems. Note: This book has been sold.



Freddy and the Dragon.




White Fawn of Phalera.

The author's familiarity with India permeates this 50's style teenage love story set in a mission hospital in the Rajput desert country.



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