St. Nicholas Volume 38

St. Nicholas Volume 38

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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. 1911 edition. Excerpt: ...of the azure birds and run off, wild with joy, to Light. But alas and alas! All the birds have died. Poor Tyltyl bursts into tears. But Light comforts him. "Do not cry, dear child," she says. "You did not catch the one that is able to live in broad daylight--we shall find him elsewhere." But Night and the Cat rejoice that the true bird was perched on a moonbeam so high that the children did not see him. TllE ENDING I MUST leave you to read the play for yourselves, and to 'follow Tyltyl and Mytyl on the rest of their adventures--to the Forest, where there is a battle; to the Kingdom of the Future and that of the Past. Only I am sure of one thing: that you will have caught the Blue Bird yourselves at least while you are reading the play, or while you see it, if you go to the theater where it is playing. To oun I'uzz1.1tRs: Answers to be acknowledged in the magazine must be received not later than the roth of each month, and should be addressed to S1'. NICHOLAS Riddle-box, care of T111; CENTURY Co., 33 I-hst Seventeenth St., New York City. OBLIQUE RECTANGLE (Silrur Badge, St. Nicholas League Competition) IN solving, follow the above diagram, though the puzzle has one hundred cross-words. CROSS-WORDS: 1. In dainty. 2. To lease. 3. To put 011'. 4. Lukewarm. 5. Antagonist. 6. Something admitted. 7. Clear. 8. Lesser. 9. An order ofarchitecture. 10..Iature. 11. A tree. 12. An Indian viceroy. 13. A wanderer. 14. To hem in. 15. Part ofafortification. 16. Stories. 17. At no time. 18. A portable chair. 19. A sharp instrument. 20. A wanderer. 21. Tribes. 22. To exclude. 23. Certain food. 24. Swift. 25. The loon. 26. To spoil. 27. To untwist. 28. Shrieks. 29. Aruminant. 30. Clever. 31. Abower. 32. Sign. 33....show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 238 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 13mm | 431g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236992407
  • 9781236992406