The Rational Method in Reading; An Original Presentation of Sight and Sound Work That Leads Rapidly to Independent and Intelligent Reading Volume 4

The Rational Method in Reading; An Original Presentation of Sight and Sound Work That Leads Rapidly to Independent and Intelligent Reading Volume 4

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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. 1900 edition. Excerpt: ...sewing 1. A fair little girl sat under a tree, Sewing as long as her eyes could see. Then she smoothed her work and folded it right And said, "Dear work, good-night, good-night!" 2. Such a number of crows came over her head, Crying "a! ca!" on their way to bed, She said, as she wajUched their curious flight, "Little black things, good-night, good-night!" a The horses nejgjzd, and the oxen lod, The sheep's "Bleat! bleat!" came over the road; All seeming to say, with a quiet delight, "Good little girl, good-night, good-night!" 4. She did not say to the sun, "Good-night!" Thoigl she saw him there like a ball of light; For she knew he had God's time to keep All over the wOrld, and never could sleep. s. The tall pink foxglove bowe'd his head; The violets curtsied, and went to bed; And good little Lucy tied up her hair, And said on'her knees, her favOrite' prayer. 6. And, while on her pillo she softly lay, She knew nothing more till again it was day; And all things said to the beautiful sun, "Good-morning, good-morning! our work is begun." t.--Lord Hougjiton. 2. The Brook. i' 1. King Frost comes and locks me up, i The sunshine sets me free. I frolic with the grave old trees, And sing right cheerily. 2. I go to see the lady flowers. And make their diamond sgray; The birds fly down to chat with me; The children come to play. a. I am the blue sky's looking-glass; I hold the ra, mbo bars; The moon comes down to visit me And brings the little stars. 4. Oh, merry, merry is my life, As gypsy's out of Spajn, Till grim Jack Frost comes from the North, And locks me up again.--Mrs. M. F. Butts. LESSON XXIX. Fairy Apples. Part I. (A Japanese' Story.) invitation 1. At a ggrtin fair, three apples...show more

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  • Paperback | 24 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 1mm | 64g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236546695
  • 9781236546692