The Coraddi, 1923, Vol. 28 (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from The Coraddi, 1923, Vol. 28 Marria was a beautiful girl, a dark, large-eyed Syrian. Her childhood had been short and work-laden. She had tended children at their play, had sung ancient folk songs to them and slapped their swarthy faces when they needed it. She had made lace and listened to the advice of her grandmother; she had grown rounder and prettier, and she had early' developed an ambition which she Often voiced to her impatient goats as She let them out each morning from their pen. She had skipped after the goats, murmuring a queer little chant. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 42 pages
- 152 x 229 x 2mm | 68g
- 21 Jan 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 35 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white