The girl's own book
William Tegg & Company, 85, Queen Street, Cheapside, 1853 - 400 頁
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answer arms ball basket beautiful becomes begin bird bottom called cards catch centre CHARLOTTE circle close colour comes corner covered Cupid dance double stitches Draw edge EMILY Fanny fasten feed fingers five flowers four give goes guess half hands HARRIET head hold instance Jane joining JULIA keep king lady leaves letter little girls look loop Louisa love my love Lucy manner MARIA Mary means mentioned middle move never pass pay a forfeit pearl person piece pins play pretty question repeat rose round seat sewed side silk sometimes SOPHIA stand stick taken tell things thought thread tied took touch trade tree turn twist wants whole wish young
第 385 頁 - Twixt book and lute, the hours divide ; And marvel how I e'er could stray From thee — my own Fire-side ! •' My own Fire-side ! Those simple words Can bid the sweetest dreams arise : Awaken feeling's tenderest chords, And fill with tears of joy my eyes ! What is there my wild heart can prize, That doth not in thy sphere abide, Haunt of my home-bred sympathies, My own — my own Fire-side...
第 385 頁 - LET others seek for empty joys, At ball, or concert, rout, or play ; Whilst, far from fashion's idle noise, Her gilded domes, and trappings gay, I while the wintry eve away, — 'Twixt book and lute the hours divide ; And marvel how I e'er could stray From thee — my own Fireside! My own Fireside ! Those simple words Can bid the sweetest dreams arise ; Awaken feeling's tenderest chords, And fill with tears of joy...
第 215 頁 - , WE are little airy creatures, All of different voice and features ; One of us in glass is set, One of us you'll find in jet. T'other you may see in tin, And the fourth a box within. If the fifth you should pursue, It can never fly from you.
第 157 頁 - So she went into the garden to cut a cabbage-leaf, to make an apple-pie; and at the same time a great she-bear, coming up the street, pops its head into the shop. 'What! no soap?
第 108 頁 - The road he took, then hasted to my friends; Whom with a troop of fifty chosen men, I met advancing. The pursuit I led, Till we o'ertook the spoil-encumber'd foe. We fought and conquer'd. E're a sword was drawn, An arrow from my bow had pierc'd their chief, Who wore that day the arms which now I wear.
第 108 頁 - Rush'd like a torrent down upon the vale, Sweeping our flocks and herds. The shepherds fled For safety, and for succour. I alone, With bended bow, and quiver full of arrows, Hover'd about the enemy, and mark'd The road he took ; then hasted to my friends, Whom, with a troop of fifty chosen men, I met advancing.
第 108 頁 - That our good king had summoned his bold peers To lead their warriors to the Carron side, I left my father's house, and took with me A chosen servant to conduct my steps : Yon trembling coward, who forsook his master. Journeying with this intent, I pass'd these towers, And, Heaven-directed, came this day to do The happy deed that gilds my humble name.
第 147 頁 - But the ox would not. She went a little further, and she met a butcher. So she said— " Butcher, butcher, kill ox ! Ox won't drink water ; Water won't quench fire ; Fire won't burn stick; Stick won't beat dog; Dog won't bite pig...
第 42 頁 - PAT A CAKE Pat a cake, pat a cake, Baker's man. Bake me a cake As fast as you can. Roll it, and pat it, And mark it with a "B." And put it in the oven. For Baby and me!
第 52 頁 - INTERY, mintery, cutery-corn, Apple seed and apple thorn ; Wine, brier, limber-lock, Five geese in a flock, Sit and sing by a spring, OUT, and in again.