Books Should Be Free is now
Loyal Books
Free Public Domain Audiobooks & eBook Downloads
Search by: Title, Author or Keyword

Dumpy Proverbs Dumpy Books for Children #24   By: (1879-1951)

Book cover

First Page:

DUMPY PROVERBS

HONOR C. APPLETON

THE DUMPY BOOKS FOR CHILDREN

24. Dumpy Proverbs

The Dumpy Books for Children

CLOTH, ROYAL 32mo, =1/6= EACH

=1. The Flamp.= =2. Mrs. Turner's Cautionary Stories.= =3. The Bad Family.= =4. The Story of Little Black Sambo.= =5. The Bountiful Lady.= =6. A Cat Book.= =7. A Flower Book.= =8. The Pink Knight.= =9. The Little Clown.= =10. A Horse Book.= =11. Little People: An Alphabet.= =12. A Dog Book.= =13. The Adventures of Samuel and Selina.= =14. The Little Girl Lost.= =15. Dollies.= =16. The Bad Mrs. Ginger.= =17. Peter Piper's Practical Principles.= =18. Little White Barbara.= =19. The Japanese Dumpy Book.= =20. Towlocks and His Wooden Horse.= =21. The Three Little Foxes.= =22. The Old Man's Bag.= =23. The Three Goblins.= =24. Dumpy Proverbs.= =25. More Dollies.= =26. Little Yellow Wang lo.= =27. Plain Jane.= =28. The Sooty Man.= =29. Fishy Winkle.=

A Cloth Case to contain Twelve Volumes can be had, price 2s. net; or the First Twelve Volumes in Case, price £1 net.

=LONDON: GRANT RICHARDS,= =48=, LEICESTER SQUARE.

[Illustration: SIR JOSEPH CAUSTON & SONS LIMITED LONDON ]

[Illustration:

I.

Opportunity makes the thief.]

Dumpy Proverbs

BY Honor C. Appleton

ILLUSTRATED IN COLOURS

LONDON: GRANT RICHARDS 1903

Don't stop the plough to catch a mouse.

[Illustration]

II.

Conscience makes cowards of us all.

[Illustration]

[Illustration]

III.

Disobedience brings its own reward.

Time and tide wait for no man.

[Illustration]

[Illustration]

You need not cry over spilt milk.

I.

Fine feathers make fine birds.

[Illustration]

[Illustration]

II.

Look before you leap.

III.

Those that laugh last, laugh longest.

[Illustration]

[Illustration]

Let sleeping dogs lie.

A miss is as good as a mile.

[Illustration]

[Illustration]

I.

Pride comes before a fall.

II.

There's many a slip 'twixt cup and lip.

[Illustration]

[Illustration]

III.

It is an ill wind that blows nobody any good.

A watched pot never boils.

[Illustration]

[Illustration]

A stitch in time saves nine.

I.

Barefooted men should not tread upon thorns.

[Illustration]

[Illustration]

II.

Experience makes a man wise.

Misfortunes never come singly.

[Illustration]

[Illustration]

You cannot catch birds by throwing stones at them.

I.

Where there's a will there's a way.

[Illustration]

[Illustration]

II.

Appearances are deceitful.

The longest way round is the shortest way home.

[Illustration]

[Illustration]

Kissing goes by favour.

Transcriber's Note:

Obvious punctuation errors repaired.

Provided by LoyalBooks.com Continue reading book >>




eBook Downloads
ePUB eBook
• iBooks for iPhone and iPad
• Nook
• Sony Reader
Kindle eBook
• Mobi file format for Kindle
Read eBook
• Load eBook in browser
Text File eBook
• Computers
• Windows
• Mac

Review this book



Popular Genres
More Genres
Languages
Paid Books