St. Nicholas Volume 16

St. Nicholas Volume 16

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1889 edition. Excerpt: ... " demanded Marcelline. "Yes, yes, yes, Flavie. She hath been home a week." "It must be Alvine, mademoiselle. she look, monsieur? " " Do ye all forget each other? " " Monsieur, is it a girl taller than I am? " " Much taller, my F lavie. Thou art the only one that was scalded and checked in growing." Bare places were left on the seats of the landau at each side of the cushions. The poet helped Petit-Pere to one of these, and sat down facing him. Francois came to the carriage-step and received his pay. "This has been an unfortunate appointment, Francois," said Monsieur Lavoie. " Yes, monsieur. He bound to run that slide." ''I think you did all you could. If any one is to blame, it is myself." " Ought to tied boy,"said Francois. "' Bad job." " Do you say he intended to run these falls before you brought him here?" "Yes, monsieur. Had him raft made ready. Bound to make his slide some time." " I wish I had held to Beauport church and not changed the place to Montmorenci bridge." " That boy like the wind," pronounced Francois, in some excitement. " Wish I kept him in hole.-But old French father came begged him off." " Do you know him, Francois?" The Algonquin glanced at Pctit-Pere sitting contentedly in a corner of the back seat of the How does " FRANCOIS LEANED OUT WITH STRETCIIED ARM AND CAUGHT THE 'l'UMBLlNG FIGURE." carriage, as inattentive to their talk as a sleepy infant would have been. " No, monsieur. He from up Beaupre road hunting him stray family." " Very well, Francois." The Algonquin...
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  • Paperback | 476 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 24mm | 844g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236984935
  • 9781236984937