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Stories and legends of travel and history

Grace Greenwood

Stories and legends of travel and history

for children.

by Grace Greenwood

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Published by Ticknor and Fields in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Added t.p., illus.

StatementBy Grace Greenwood [pseud.]
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.L665 S
The Physical Object
Pagination290 p.
Number of Pages290
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6984011M
LC Control Number07015867
OCLC/WorldCa4099681

This is finely situated on the Thames; it overlooks a rich and lovely country, and is seen from great distances—a grand, crowning object in the landscape. Paul's Cathedral. It started to rain and continued for four months. Everywhere over the kingdom, the traveller sees shady parks, pleasant gardens, breezy downs, and wide heaths, open to the public, and as much for the enjoyment of the poor as the rich. George had ruins brought from Greece and Egypt, and set up in the wood; while William, who had been a sailor, had a little vessel of war built to defend the miniature sea.

Selwyn was a woman of considerable education, as she had seen better days in her youth, and now she taught Robert all that she knew, beside sending him to the parish school as often as she could spare him. The only thing that was not flooded was the peaks of Mount Parnassus and Mount Olympus. Mabel was not, I am sorry to say, a bright and blooming little maiden, though she had a sweet, intelligent face, and very endearing ways. Finally, when it seemed there was no hope left, Creator decided to purify Mother Earth through the use of water.

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