New National First[ -Fifth] Reader Volume 3

New National First[ -Fifth] Reader Volume 3

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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 edition. Excerpt: ..."the wolf is on my back. The dogs! the dogs!" he said. At this moment Fritz's mother let loose two great dogs that were tied in the cabin, and that had been barking furiously. Suddenly Fritz threw the wolf from his shoulders, and the dogs seeing the danger of their young master, new at the wolf, and soon had it in their power. Fritz did not wish the wolf to be killed by the dogs, for then he could not say that he had caught a live wolf. As quick as thought he took a rope and tied it round the wolf's neck, at the same time telling his father to pull the dogs away. When this was done, Fritz put the badly wounded and much frightened animal into a box. There he kept it until, a short time afterward, a man came along and bought it to send to a menagerie. I suppose the wolf is still looking out through the bars of its cage, and showing its white teeth to the crowds of boys and girls who go to look at the wild animals. Language Lesson.--Let pupils give answers, ivJiether oral or written, to the following questions, in complete statements, and unite answers as on page 118. Fritz. Who was lie? Where did he live? Wolf. Where did it meet Fritz? What kind of a wolf was it? Trick. Why did Fritz lie down? How did Fritz seize the wolf? Home. How did Fritz awaken his father? What happened? Menagerie. Where is the wolf now? What does it do? "Have you ever seen a whale, Uncle George?" inquired Frank. "Yes, very often," replied his uncle. "You know that they are found in nearly all parts of the ocean." "Please tell me how they look." ""When they are lying quietly on the surface of the water, you can not see very much of their bodies--only the tops of their heads and their broad backs; but sometimes in...show more

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  • Paperback | 34 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 82g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236650662
  • 9781236650665