Marie was tired. She had been walking nearly
the whole day, and now the sun was low in the west,
and long level rays of yellow light were spreading
over the country, striking ...
ALLAN LEARNS FRENCH
Although in my old age I, Allan Quatermain, have taken
to writing—­after a fashion—­never
yet have I set down a single word of the tale of my
first love and of ...
Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards was a prolific writer of fiction and poetry for children and for adults. She wrote over ninety books, and one of her works for children, Tirra Lirra: Rhymes Old and New, ...