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The history of Tommy Two-Shoes

Elliott, Mary

The history of Tommy Two-Shoes

by Elliott, Mary

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Published by Printed by David Waterson in Woodstock [Vt.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 48239
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination30+ p.
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15101774M

The history of little Tommy Two-Shoes, own brother to Mrs. Margery Two-Shoes: adorned with many new cuts. , Book, 28, [2] pages: Item available at Osborne Collection. Images of all pages of this book. Introductory essay. The History of Goody Two-Shoes was one of the most popular and influential children's books of the eighteenth century. It had a unique status. It can be seen as 'the very foundation of the Moral Tale', as F. J. Harvey Darton called it (Darton , ), yet Charles Lamb could base his attack on those moral tales on a lament .

Retirement should be easy for Pittsburgh Police Detective, Tommy "Two Shoes" Minerd. But somehow, mystery always finds him. Armed with his fastidious, clue-dropping, long-deceased uncle and ghostly muse, Aidan LeClerc, Tommy solves crimes that just so happen to entangle his family and friends. Tommy had two shoes, but Margery went barefoot. They had nothing to eat but the berries that grew in the woods, and the scraps they could get from the poor people in the village, and at night they slept in barns or under hay-stacks. Just as the clergyman had opened his book, a gentleman, richly dressed, ran into the church and cried, "Stop.

- Mary Howitt's Sketches of Natural History - - - Lovely verses about nature and animals with some gorgeous illustrations. Her most famous poem is the "Spider and the Fly", parodied by Lewis Carroll in Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. - Edward Lear's A Book of Nonsense and () Nonsense Songs - - - A hilarious and fun book of nonsense verse. HISTORY OF Little GOODY TWO-SHOES; Otherwise called, Mrs. MARGERY TWO-SHOES. other, and how, Hand in Hand, they trotted about. Pray see them. [There's a picture!] They were both very ragged, and Tommy had two Shoes, but Margery ha d but one. They had nothing, poor Things, to support them (not being in their own Parish) but what they picked.


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The history of Tommy Two-Shoes by Elliott, Mary,Printed by David Waterson edition, Microform in EnglishPages: Goody Two Shoes cuddled down in the soft hay, glad of a chance to rest her weary limbs, and quite out of breath with her long run; and just then down rattled the rain, the thunder roared, the lightning flashed, and the old barn trembled, and so did Goody Two Shoes.

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The History of Little Goody Two-Shoes, originally published in by John Newbery, is perhaps the most influential children’s book of its Size: 58KB. The History of Little Goody Two-Shoes is one of the most important children’s books of the 18th century, being perhaps the first really successful children’s novel.

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