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Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II   By: (1865-1936)

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The Riverside Literature Series

Kipling Stories and Poems

Every Child Should Know

BOOK II

From Rudyard Kipling's The Seven

Seas, The Days Work, Etc.

EDITED BY

MARY E. BURT AND W. T. CHAPIN, PH.D. (Princeton)

BOSTON NEW YORK CHICAGO SAN FRANCISCO

HOUGHTON MIFFLIN COMPANY

The Riverside Press Cambridge

COPYRIGHT, 1891, 1893, 1894, 1895, 1896, 1897, 1898, 1899, 1900, 1901, 1902, 1903, 1907, 1909

BY RUDYARD KIPLING

COPYRIGHT, 1891, BY WOLCOTT BALESTIER

COPYRIGHT, 1892, 1893, 1895, BY MACMILLAN & COMPANY

COPYRIGHT, 1893, 1905, BY D. APPLETON & COMPANY

COPYRIGHT, 1893, 1894, 1897, 1898, BY THE CENTURY COMPANY

COPYRIGHT, 1894, BY HARPER & BROTHERS

COPYRIGHT, 1900, BY THE CURTIS PUBLISHING COMPANY

PUBLISHED, APRIL, 1909

The Riverside Press

CAMBRIDGE ยท MASSACHUSETTS

CONTENTS

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Biographical Sketch Charles Eliot Norton vii

PART IV

( Continued from Book I, Riverside Literature Series, No. 257 )

IV. Baa, Baa, Black Sheep (from "Under the Deodars," etc.) 143

V. Wee Willie Winkie (from "Under the Deodars," etc.) 188

VI. The Dove of Dacca (from "Departmental Ditties and Ballads and Barrack room Ballads") 205

VII. The Smoke upon Your Altar Dies (from "Departmental Ditties and Ballads and Barrack room Ballads") 207

VIII. Recessional (from "The Five Nations") 208

IX. L'Envoi (from "The Seven Seas") 210

PART V

I. The Sing Song of Old Man Kangaroo (from "Just So Stories") 213

II. Fuzzy Wuzzy (from "Departmental Ditties and Ballads and Barrack room Ballads") 222

III. The English Flag (from "Departmental Ditties and Ballads and Barrack room Ballads") 225

IV. The King (from "The Seven Seas") 231

V. To the Unknown Goddess (from "Departmental Ditties and Ballads and Barrack room Ballads") 234

VI. The Galley Slave (from "Departmental Ditties and Ballads and Barrack room Ballads") 235

VII. The Ship That Found Herself (from "The Day's Work") 238

PART VI

I. A Trip Across a Continent (from "Captains Courageous") 267

II. The Children of the Zodiac (from "Many Inventions") 274

III. The Bridge Builders (from "The Day's Work") 299

IV. The Miracles (from "The Seven Seas") 351

V. Our Lady of the Snows (from "The Five Nations") 353

VI. The Song of the Women (from "The Naulahka") 356

VII. The White Man's Burden (from "The Five Nations") 359

ILLUSTRATIONS BY RUDYARD KIPLING

Initial for "The Sing Song of Old Man Kangaroo" 213

A picture of Old Man Kangaroo when he was the Different Animal with four short legs 215

Old Man Kangaroo at five in the afternoon, when he had got his beautiful hind legs just as Big God Nqong had promised 217

A BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH

BY CHARLES ELIOT NORTON

The deep and widespread interest which the writings of Mr. Rudyard Kipling have excited has naturally led to curiosity concerning their author and to a desire to know the conditions of his life... Continue reading book >>




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