Cover of: Best in children's books | Nelson Doubleday, Inc

About the Edition

A collection of world literature, old and new, for children, volume contains fiction, poetry, historical adventures, games, fairy tales, nature, science, and geography sections.

Table of Contents

Wonderful story of Moses : from the Old Testament -- adapted by Mary Macnab
Barbara Frietchie -- John Greanleaf Whittier
Lad and other Sunnybank dogs : selections adapted from "A book of famous dogs" -- Albert Payson Terhune
Whistle for the train -- Golden Macdonald
Big brother -- Laura Bannon
Mushrooms and their cousins --
Snipp, Snapp, Snurr, and the buttered bread -- Maj Lindman
Eletelephony and other verses -- Laura E. Richards
Experimenting with electricity -- Victor C. Smith, Barbara Henderson, and W.R. Teeters
Hawaiian Islands

Edition Notes

Title, imprint and volume number from table of contents page on endpapers.

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160 p. :
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