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Pictures fromn The Sun’s Babies by Edith Howes (1910).

Edith was botn in England but moved to New Zealand with her family as a child; she became a teacher and later a headmistress, and her many children’s books were written to be used in schools.

Title: The Sun’s Babies

Author: Howes, Edith

Published by: Cassell & Company, Limited

City: London, New York, Melbourne

Date: 1910

Total items: 5

Out of copyright (called public domain in the USA), hence royalty-free for all purposes usage credit requested, or as marked.

Some sample images

[picture: The Rain Fairy]

The Rain Fairy

“She went to the Afternoon Clouds and asked them to play with her.” [more...] [$]

[picture: Frontispiece: Why has your tree no flowers while ours are pink?]

Frontispiece: Why has your tree no flowers while ours are pink?

The sun shone brightly, the air was clear and warm, and the apple fairies came up from their workrooms for their spring dance on the young clover-leaves. “But where is our little sister?” they asked. [...] [more...] [$]

[picture: Title Page, The Sun's Babies]

Title Page, The Sun’s Babies

A fairly plain title page but with the title in a box, and a double line border around the whole page. [$]

[picture: Front Cover, The SUn's Babies]

Front Cover, The SUn’s Babies

The copy of the book that i have has a very plain front cover. [$]

[picture: When She Saw Tinyboy she hid her face shyly in her curls]

When She Saw Tinyboy she hid her face shyly in her curls

“Let us see if anyone is at home here,” said the Butterfly, stopping at a large pink rose. [more...] [$]


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Pictures fromn The Sun’s Babies by Edith Howes (1910).

Edith was botn in England but moved to New Zealand with her family as a child; she became a teacher and later a headmistress, and her many children’s books were written to be used in schools.


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