Lob Lie By the Fire, The Brownies and Other Tales by Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing

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ContributionsGeorge Cruikshank (Illustrator)
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Number of Pages282
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ISBN 10054802801X
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CRUIKSHANK, George (illustrator). EWING, Juliana Horatia. LOB LIE BY THE FIRE, THE BROWNIES AND OTHER TALES. Illustrated by George Cruikshank. NY: Frank F. Lovell and Co., [circa ].

12mo., decorative tan cloth, stamped in gilt & black. Reprint. Very Good (little soil covers, ink inscription on front blank page).

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The lubber fiend, Lob, lubberkin, lurdane or Lob Lie-By-The-Fire is a legendary creature of English folklore that is similar to the "brownie" (or "Urisk") of Scotland and northern England, the "hob" of northern England and the Scottish Borders, the Slavic "domovoi" and Scandinavian "tomte".It has been related also to Robin Goodfellow, and is best known for being mentioned.

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and later incorporated into her collection of short stories The Brownies and Other Tales. In the In Blyton's Book of Brownies (), a mischievous trio of brownies named Hop, Grouping: Legendary creature. Author of Jackanapes, Jan of the windmill, The story of a short life, Lob Lie-by-the-fire, The brownies and other tales, Old-Fashioned Fairy Tales, A great emergency, We and the world.

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The Brownies and Other Tales by Ewing, Juliana Horatia. Book Jungle. Used - Very Good. Very Good condition. Juliana Horatia Ewing incorporated folklore into her work of short stories The Brownies and other Tales with brownies and lob-lie-the-fire.[5]George MacDonald incorporated features of Scottish brownie lore in his 19th century works The Princess and the Goblin and Sir Gibbie - his brownies have no fingers on their hands.

We and the World: A Book for Boys 7 copies; Lob Lie-by-the-fire, the Brownies and Other Tales. 6 copies; A Great Emergency & A Very Ill-Tempered Family 6 copies; The Peace Egg and Other tales 5 copies; Brothers of Pity and Other Tales of Beasts and Men 4 copies; Jackanapes, together with Daddy Darwin's dovecot and Lob Lie-by-the-fire, 4 copies.

The Brownies' book. Summary African American stories and tales for children. Contributor Names Du Bois, W. (William Edward Burghardt), Created / Published New York, N.Y.: DuBois and Dill, Subject Headings. Lob Lie-by-the-fire: or, The luck of Lingborough and other tales: ISBN () Softcover, BiblioLife, Red Apple and Silver Bells.

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AN IDYLL OF THE WOOD. "TELL us a story," said the children, "a sad one, if you please, and a little true. But, above all, let it end badly, for we are tired of people who live happily ever after." "I heard one lately," said the old man who lived in the wood; "it is founded on fact, and is a sad one also; but whether it ends badly or no I cannot pretend to say.

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The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Juliana Horatia Ewing (Ewing, Juliana Horatia, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article. Ewing, Juliana Horatia, Brothers of Pity, and Other Tales of Beasts and Men (Gutenberg text and illustrated HTML) Ewing, Juliana Horatia, The Brownies and Other Tales (London:.

Lob Lie-By-The-Fire; Or, The Luck Of Lingborough / General Fiction Mrs. Juliana Horatia Ewing, nee Gatty, () was a writer of children's stories, daughter of The Rev. Alfred Gatty and Margaret Gatty, also a writer for children. A Great Emergency, and Other Tales: By Juliana Horatia Ewing 4/ 5 Jan of the Windmill: A Story of the Plains 3 / 5 Lob Lie-by-the-fire: The Brownies, and Other Tales 3 / 55/5(3).

Lob Lie-by-the-fire or the Luck of Lingborough. Lob Lie-By-The-Fire or The Luck of Lingborough. By Juliana Horatia Ewing. Undated – circa: Late th Century.

Price:. Ewing, Juliana Horatia Gatty, Lob Lie-by-the-fire, The brownies, and other tales. (Boston, Roberts brothers, ), also by George Cruikshank, Mass.) prt University Press (Cambridge, John Wilson and Son. prt, and Mass.) pbl Roberts Brothers (Boston, illust.

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Ewing’s Christmas Crackers: A Fantasia was originally published in December in Aunt Judy’s Magazine, a monthly children’s magazine edited by her mother, and reprinted in in the volume, Lob Lie by the Fire, the Brownies and Other Tales.

Alice Bolingbroke Woodward (–), an English artist and illustrator. She was one of the most prolific illustrators at the turn of the 20th century and is known mainly for her work in children's literature, and secondarily for her scientific illustrations. Juliana Ewing’s many children’s books include The Brownies and Other Tales (), Lob Lie-by-the-Fire (), and Old Fashioned Fairy Tales ().

Among those illustrated by Caldecott were Jackanapes (), her most popular book, and Daddy Darwin’s Dovecot (). Ewing died in Bath, England, on ×. But as the club plans Teensy’s book launch, Molly is attacked and Teensy’s books are stolen. Who would be so desperate for copies of a sexy novel written by an elderly widow.

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Lob And somewhere in between the two is Lob—or lubber fiend, lubberkin, lurdane or Lob Lie-By-The-Fire. A much larger creature than the brownie, Lob was described as being big and hairy, with a tail, and some tales claim he’s the offspring of a witch and the Devil.

Nevertheless, he’s a useful soul, performing duties around the house. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The brownies and other tales by Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing,Hurst edition, The Brownies and other tales ( edition) | Open Library.

The frontispiece, by the old friend of our childhood, George Cruikshank, is no less pretty than the story'.' — Saturday Review. LOB-LIE-BY-THE-FIRE ; or, the Luck of Lingborough.

And other Tales. Illustrated by GEORGE Cruikshank. 3rd Edition. Imp. 16mo. The Brownies and Other Stories: Ewing: Lob Lie-by-the-Fire and The Story of a Short Life: Green: A Book of Myths: Grimm: Fairy Tales: Hadfield: King Arthur and the Round Table: Hawthorne: Tanglewood Tales: Hawthorne: A Wonder Book: Hughes: Tom Brown’s Schooldays: Kingsley: The Water Babies: Lagerlof: The Wonderful Adventures of Nils.

George Bell & Sons (London, UK) Series dates: Size: ″ x 7″ Of the Queen’s Treasures Series, the Bookman said: “One of the daintiest, we may say most fragrant, series of reprints which have been offered to the public for many a long day.” The series copy of Lob-Lie-By-The-Fire (shown below) is fragrant, but more must and mold than the delights scented.

The Brownies and Other Tales Contents The brownies -- The land of lost toys -- Three Christmas trees -- An idyll of the wood -- Christmas crackers -- Amelia and the dwarfs.Her many works include Mrs Overtheway's Remembrances (), A Flat Iron for a Farthing (), Lob Lie-By-the-Fire (), Six to Sixteen (), Jan of the Windmill (), A Great Emergency and Other Tales (), Old-Fashioned Fairy Tales (), The Story of a Short Life () and the posthumous published The Peace Egg and a Christmas.

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