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The St. Nicholas anthology

The St. Nicholas anthology

Commager, Henry Steele, 1902-1998

eBook, Electronic resource, Book. English.
Published New York : Greenwich House : Distributed by Crown Publishers 1983
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Statement of responsibility: edited by Henry Steele Commager ; with an introduction by May Lamberton Becker
ISBN: 0517420821, 9780517420829
Note: Originally published: New York: Random House, 1948-1950.
Physical Description: xxii, 541 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subject: Literature Collections.; Short stories.; Children's literature.
In: ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Alternative Title: Saint Nicholas anthology
Reproduction: Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, Michigan Publishing, 2009. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) ([Works of Henry Steele Commager]) Mode of access: Intranet.
Added Entry: St. Nicholas (New York, N.Y.)
Series Title: Works of Henry Steele Commager.; ACLS Humanities E-Book.

Contents

  1. Story about ancestors / Dorothy Canfield
  2. Peterkins celebrate the Fourth of July / Lucretia P. Hale
  3. Soldiering of Beniah Stidham / Howard Pyle
  4. Griffin and the minor canon / Frank R. Stockton
  5. Daddy Jake, the runaway / Joel Chandler Harris
  6. Buffalo hunting / Theodore Roosevelt
  7. How a street-car came in a stocking / Harriet Allen
  8. City child / Alfred Tennyson
  9. Charles Dickens: the boy of the London streets / Rupert Sargent Holland
  10. Reef / Samuel Scoville, Jr.
  11. Rowena O'Toole Company / Ellis Parker Butler
  12. How Santa Claus found the poor-house / Sophie Swett
  13. Tom Sawyer and his band / Albert Bigelow Paine
  14. Trial in Tom Belcher's store / Samuel A. Derieux
  15. King Trisanku / Henry W. Longfellow
  16. Danny and the "Major" / Gertrude P. Greble
  17. Professor and the Patagonian giant / Tudor Jenks
  18. Potted princess / Rudyard Kipling
  19. Butter Betty bought / Anonymous
  20. Brownies' return / Palmer Cox
  21. Leonard's English Christmas / Alice Hegan Rice
  22. Dream march of the children / James Whitcomb Riley
  23. Little contraband / Charles McIlvaine
  24. When Thomas takes his pen / Elsie Hill
  25. Baby Sylvester / Bret Harte
  26. Black sheep's coat / Cornelia Meigs
  27. Billy Mayes' great discovery / Ralph Henry Barbour
  28. Race with Idaho robbers / Joaquin Miller
  29. Maudie Tom, jockey / Gladys Hasty Carroll
  30. Little elf / John Kendrick Bangs
  31. Crew of the captain's gig / Sophie Swett
  32. Table manners / Gelett Burgess
  33. Kin to the word / Maristan Chapman
  34. Base Cove sketches / J.T. Trowbridge
  35. Flapjack / Carter Hamilton
  36. Keeping house / Laura Ingalls Wilder
  37. Pinkey Perkins: "Just a boy" / Captain Harold Hammond, U.S.A.
  38. Gourd fiddle / Grace MacGowan Cooke
  39. Story of a proverb / Sidney Lanier
  40. Rumpty-Dumpty's tower (A fairy tale) / Julian Hawthorne
  41. Old lady from Dover / Carolyn Wells
  42. Illustrations: "Ring a ring o' roses," "Bye, Baby Bunting," "Little people's market," Rain, rain, go away!" Hark, hark, the dogs do bark!" Jack Sprat and his wife, "There was an old woman who lived under a hill" / Arthur Rackham
  43. Thanksgiving snow-shoes / Ben Ames Williams
  44. Grandiloquent goat / Carolyn Wells
  45. "Brin" / Dr. Wilfred T. Grenfell
  46. Casperl / H.C. Bunner
  47. Among the buffaloes / Noah Brooks
  48. Dickey boy / Mary E. Wilkins
  49. Great speculation / Rossiter Johnson
  50. Runaway train / F. Lovell Coombs
  51. Snaggle-tooth of Sunken Lake / David M. Newell
  52. Wrong coat / Rose Terry Cooke
  53. Richard Carr's baby / Richard H. Davis
  54. Chronicles of the Molbos
  55. Fo'c'sle and wigwam / Henry Morton Robinson
  56. Funny little school / Ruth McInery Stuart
  57. Malschick / Leon W. Dean
  58. More than conquerors / Ariadne Gilbert
  59. "As we forgive those" / T. Morris Longstreth
  60. Where the buffaloes begin / Olaf Baker
  61. Crocodile / Oliver Herford
  62. My grandmother's grandmother's Christmas candle / Hezekiah Butterworth
  63. To repel boarders / Jack London
  64. Three brass pennies / Augusta Huiell Seaman
  65. Puzzled / Carolyn Wells
  66. With the black prince / William O. Stoddard
  67. Sara Crewe; or, What happened at Miss Minchin's / Francis Hodgson Burnett
  68. Old-fashioned Thanksgiving / Louisa M. Alcott
  69. Grizel Cochrane's ride / Elia W. Peattie
  70. Crow-child / Mary Mapes Dodge
  71. Affair of the "Sandpiper" / Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
  72. Freddy Low takes the wheel / Cornelius Brett Boocock
  73. Not so black as his feathers / Dallas Lore Sharp
  74. Find / Orville W. Mosher, Jr.
  75. Sensitive cat / Alice Brown
  76. Young Abel Yancey / Archibald Rutledge
  77. Christmas every day / W.D. Howells
  78. Major's big-talk stories / F. Blake Crofton
  79. Spelling spat / Nancy Byrd Turner
  80. Friends / E. Vincent Millay
  81. Diary of a dragon / Morris G. Bishop
  82. My fairy-book prince / Margaret Widdemer
  83. Patriot / Robert Hillyer
  84. In the twilight / Eudora Welty
  85. Mystery / Stephen Vincent Benet
  86. Frozen brook / Stella Benson
  87. Home, to Penelope / Bruce T. Simonds
  88. Vacation song / E. Vincent Millay
  89. Voice of the city / John C. Farrar
  90. Vacation down south / E. Babette Deutsch
  91. Gratitude / Cornelia Otis Skinner
  92. In June-time / William R. Benet
  93. When swallows build / Corey H. Ford
  94. Where do the fairies meet? / Jessica Nelson North
  95. Winter walk / Rachel Lyman Field
  96. Song of summer / Sterling North
  97. Song of the woods / Stephen Vincent Benet
  98. My favorite character in fiction / Anne L. Parrish
  99. Four charades / C.P. Cranch
  100. Eight charades, done up in rhyme, for lad and lass at candle-time / Ralph Henry Barbour
  101. Cross-word enigma / G.F. Babcock
  102. Anagram
  103. Double-acrostic / Elinor Lothrop Daniels
  104. Connected squares / Florence and Edna
  105. Diamond / Jennie N. Child
  106. Illustrated primal acrostic
  107. "Aged" puzzle / Helen A. Sibley
  108. Oblique rectangle / George Linwood Hosea
  109. Magic letters / Maurice P. Dunlap
  110. M.M.D. / Josephien Daskam Bacon.