Aunt Emma by Elizabeth SpoonerAunt Emma by Elizabeth Spooner

Aunt Emma

byElizabeth Spooner

Paperback | May 21, 2012

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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. 1866 Excerpt: ...a few minutes, Mr. Howard got up to go, but before lie went, he said--"I tell you what Susan, Grace, and you little ones may all do--go in the pony carriage to the nearest and best shop, and get some dolls, and a box of bricks, and some ivory letters, and some pretty books, and two work-boxes, and two desks. I shall give you £5 to spend, for Lucy and Edith and Agnes Campbell; for they have lost everything, and you must make it go as far as it can, and bring me home an account of how you spent it." "Oh, papa, how nice it will be to buy these things for our dear darling Lucy, and Edith, and Agnes," said Katie. "I shall give Edith my best frock, because she has told me over and over again that she thinks it the prettiest frock she ever saw." "And may I give Agnes one of my frocks, papa i asked Eosie. "They can't wear their night-gowns always, you know; they must have something to wear." "You may settle that matter with Aunt Emma, my children," said Mr. Howard; "for I must really be off; and you must consult with Aunt Emma which will be the best shop to go to for some books and toys." "Oh! the corner shop of High Street, of course, papa," answered Katie; "we know that." Nevertheless, though Katie did know, Aunt Emma suggested a better shop, and then she told the little ones that they need not give their own frocks away; but that they should go to Mrs. Benson's wareAunt Emma's Photograph-book. 95 house and order some children's clothes to be sent up for inspection to-morrow morning. "You, Grace, and Susan will be able to tell her what kind of things she must send; and then, you know, loves, these dear little sufferers will have something else to wear besides their nigh...
Title:Aunt EmmaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:44 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.09 inPublished:May 21, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:021733413X

ISBN - 13:9780217334136