The Pedagogues; A Story Of The Harvard Summer School

Paperback | January 7, 2012

byArthur Stanwood Pier

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1899. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... morning rain started In the course of the morning she called upon Miss Petwood, whom she found absorbed in the preparation of her final theme. "Oh, I'd forgotten about that," said Jessie. "I must go right away and do mine. We ought to be glad to do him any favor we can after he's been so good to us, don't you think?" "Indeed I do wish I could make mine of some value to him," sighed Miss Petwood. "What on earth do you find to say?" Jessie inquired. "I'm sure I couldn't think of a thing. It's all so perfect already." "Yes," said Miss Petwood. "I just hesitate about offering advice." Jessie walked back and forth in the little room, finally squeezed past Miss Petwood, and stood in the window, shutting off most of the light. "Well, I guess I must be going and doing mine," she murmured, but she did not at once move. She had in fact come for a purpose which she was finding it difficult to execute without rousing suspicion. "Have you decided yet when you leave?" she asked. "I looked up the time-table last night," Miss Petwood replied. "I guess I can't go till day after to-morrow. There's a train then that leaves at nine in the morning that will take me right to Brazierville." "I can't get out of Mr. Gorch just when he wants to go," Jessie remarked casually. "You haven't heard him say anything, have you?" Her face was quite impassive, but then she was looking out of the window. "Why, I happened to ask him this morning, and I understood him to say he was to leave day after to-morrow, too, at ten o'clock. But it's funny you shouldn't have known." "Oh, no!" Jessie said quickly. "I always hate to know such things until the very last minute. That makes packing so much less of a worry and bother, you know. If you have just a little time to do a thing in it's better th...

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1899. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... morning rain started In the course of the morning she called upon Miss Petwood, whom she found absorbed in the preparation o...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:46 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.1 inPublished:January 7, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217395694

ISBN - 13:9780217395694

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