Harry Linton

Paperback | January 17, 2013

byWilliam Hutchinson, Harry Linton

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1860 edition. Excerpt: ...will be angry.' 'She never was angry wi' her mither a' her days,' replied Nanny. 'No, not angry, but vexed; but listen to me, Nanny. A great Prince loves your Jessie: it is quite true, and He wants to take her to His own beautiful home, which is so beautiful that you cannot even fancy how beautiful it is; and He is so good that He will treat her with all honour, and she will be very happy, and will get quite well, and not have any more of those dreadful pains that she used to have. And when she heard about this beautiful home that she was to go to, she wanted very much to go at once; but she thought you would miss her too much, and she did not like to go and leave you. And when the Prince heard this He told one of His servants to look after you, and to take you to a nice house, where there are beautiful gardens, and comfortable rooms, and plenty to eat and drink. And He said you could not come just yet to see Jessie in her grand new home; but if you would try and behave very well, and pray to God for Jesus Christ's sake to make you good, then He would let you come some day and live with her altogether.' Poor Nanny stared in the speaker's face with a bewildered look; but he returned her gaze steadily, and the calm, solemn tone of his voice seemed to leave her no room for doubt. 'I maun go and ask Jessie what it a' means,' she said at last, rising. 'No, you must not; you know you put her to sleep just now, and it would be cruel to wake her. Go to bed now in Harry's closet, then Jessie will not be disturbed. And you must not go to her tomorrow till you have seen me. I am a doctor, and I will let you know if it is time to waken her, but you must on no account go to her to-night. Promise that you will not.' Nanny promised; for though he had...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1860 edition. Excerpt: ...will be angry.' 'She never was angry wi' her mither a' her days,' replied Nanny. 'No, not angry, but vexed; but...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:42 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.09 inPublished:January 17, 2013Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217808549

ISBN - 13:9780217808545

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