Ouina's Canoe & Christmas Offering Given Through Her Medium, "Water Lily"

Overview

This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1882 Excerpt: ... little bird, There is room in our cottage small; As soon as your voice I heard, I was waiting to ask you to call; Take some crumbs and some water too, And what else can I do? "0, thank you, a moment to rest Then I must be up and away. Far over the moor on a quest Of love, so I cannot long stay; Yes, a crumb...
See more details below
Paperback
$12.47
BN.com price
(Save 11%)$14.14 List Price
Sending request ...

More About This Book

Overview

This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1882 Excerpt: ... little bird, There is room in our cottage small; As soon as your voice I heard, I was waiting to ask you to call; Take some crumbs and some water too, And what else can I do? "0, thank you, a moment to rest Then I must be up and away. Far over the moor on a quest Of love, so I cannot long stay; Yes, a crumb and some water will do, But I hope I am not robbing you." The next spring the days grew long, And the warm wind came up from the south, We heard just the loveliest song, That ever came from a sweet bird's mouth Just outside the cottage door, Saying, "I've come back once more." And there was the bird and his mate, Building their nest in our tree, (The same bird that came so late) As happy as happy could be; And they filled the whole summer long With their beautiful, joyous song. A crumb cast out in the cold, A word cast into the heart That is sad, tho' 'tis never told, Will still make the giver glad; And good deeds like birds in the spring, Will return and evermore sinĀ» OUR LITTLE ROSY-TOES. A STORY, TOLI) BY CHATTERBOX. CHAPTER I.?AMMA had just put Rosy-toes to sleep and tucked her in the cradle, telling me (my name is Chatterbox) to rock the cradle gently, not to make any noise, and to let her: know the momentRosy-toesawoke. a' 'Js Now, Rosy-toes was just the sweet est baby you ever did see, and I could hold her just as well as mamma, only they wouldn't let me--only pretend to let me hold her when papa or mamma or Annie had her. Pretty soon my arm got tired rocking the cradle; then I tried to rock it with my foot, but that made a noise and almost woke Rosy-toes, but I sung: "By o-baby. by-o-baby," and she went to sleep. Then the kitty came along and wanted to play with the tassel on my little chair tidy, and I wanted to play with kitty, ...
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781151425300
  • Publisher: General Books LLC
  • Publication date: 5/28/2012
  • Pages: 34
  • Product dimensions: 7.44 (w) x 9.69 (h) x 0.07 (d)

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)