Famous Stories Every Child Should Know

Famous Stories Every Child Should Know

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Famous Stories Every Child Should Know edited by Hamilton Wright Mabie. The childrens stories collected in this volume have been selected from many sources, because in the judgment of the editor, they are sound pieces of writing, wholesome in tone, varied in interest and style, and interesting. It is his hope that they will not only furnish good reading, but that they

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Famous Stories Every Child Should Know edited by Hamilton Wright Mabie. The childrens stories collected in this volume have been selected from many sources, because in the judgment of the editor, they are sound pieces of writing, wholesome in tone, varied in interest and style, and interesting. It is his hope that they will not only furnish good reading, but that they will suggest the kind of reading in this field that should be within the reach of children.
Contents
FAMOUS STORIES 2
Every Child Should Know 2
Hamilton Wright Mabie 3
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS 3
INTRODUCTION 3
FAMOUS STORIES 6
STORIES EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW 6
I 6
A CHILD'S DREAM OF A STAR 6
II 10
THE KING OF THE GOLDEN RIVER; OR, THE BLACK BROTHERS 10
III 26
THE SNOW-IMAGE: A CHILDISH MIRACLE 26
IV 36
UNDINE 37
V 75
THE STORY OF RUTH 75
VI 80
THE GREAT STONE FACE 80
VII 91
THE DIVERTING HISTORY OF JOHN GILPIN 91
VIII 95
THE MAN WITHOUT A COUNTRY 95
IX 110
THE NÜRNBERG STOVE 111
X 142
RAB AND HIS FRIENDS 142
XI 150
PETER RUGG, THE MISSING MAN[2] 150

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014962292
Publisher:
Robin Michell
Publication date:
08/05/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
392 KB
Age Range:
6 - 8 Years

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