'there's a Friend for Little Children'.

Paperback | January 19, 2012

byJessie F. Armstrong

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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. 1884. Excerpt: ... CHAPTER III. THE HARVEST HOME. "There's a Home for little children." THE next day Aunt Lucy dressed her little niece in some of Fay's clothes, which were quite large enough for her, although Fay was a year younger. Fay herself was delighted; she said they seemed so much more like sisters now. Lucy was pleased too; it was certainly nice to have clothes, not only clean and without holes, but pretty and nicely made. And she liked them all the more because Aunt Lucy and Fay were so glad to give them to her; and her uncle and Roger too were so pleased to see her in them. Altogether, in spite of the anxious thoughts of her father which would come into her mind now and then, Lucy could not help being happy and amused that first day. Everybody was so kind to her; there were so many wonderful Sweep and Snowball. 57 things to see; everything was so strange, and at. the same time so beautiful. It was Fay's holiday time, so she had all the day to be with her cousin; and in her eagerness to show her everything, she would have tired poor Lucy to death if her mother had not kept an eye on her. First, there were the dogs, who came in as usual to breakfast with their master, and instantly began to make friends with Lucy, to her immense delight; she loved animals dearly, though she had been so unaccustomed to them; and these two big, beautiful creatures, who came up and licked her hands directly they saw her, pleased her very much; and from that time forward they were on the most friendly terms. After breakfast Fay was introduced to the other kitten and its mother, who were comfortably settled with the white kitten also in a little wood-house. Lucy finally decided upon having the black one for herself; and Fay said she would find neckties for them both--a scarlet one for S...

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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. 1884. Excerpt: ... CHAPTER III. THE HARVEST HOME. "There's a Home for little children." THE next day Aunt Lucy dressed her little niece in some o...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:34 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.07 inPublished:January 19, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217422489

ISBN - 13:9780217422482

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