Vol. 8 No. 3 - An Edith Nesbit Springtime

Vol. 8 No. 3 - An Edith Nesbit Springtime

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45th issue of The Storybook Home Journal™. Features The Wouldbegoods, The Enchanted Castle, The Story of the Treasure Seekers, The Book of Dragons, The Railway Children, The Magic City, and My School Days by E. (Edith) Nesbit. Full color issue containing 24 pages with 110 illustrations. 9 articles. 8.5 in. x 11 in. booklet. Made & Printed in the USA. Categories: Edith Nesbit, Magazine, My School Days, Nancy Young, The Book of Dragons, The Enchanted Castle, The Magic City, The Railway Children, The Story of the Treasure Seekers & The Wouldbegoods

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Vol. 8 No. 3 of The Storybook Home Journal

An Edith Nesbit Springtime


What's in this issue?

To Have It For My Own the Decorating article

Emphasizes the importance of exposing children to beautiful artwork, and suggests budget-conscious ways in which to make such artwork part of the routine environment at home. Illustrations accompanying the article feature examples of artwork by Albert Anker, Jean Baptiste Chardin, Albrecht Durer, Jean Honore Fragonard, Carl Larsson, Jean Millet, Raphael Sanzio, John Singer Sargent, James McNeil Whistler, Jan Vermeer.

An Egg Colored Red the Hearth article

Instructions for creating simple, two- or three-color decorative eggs using a wax-relief method for design-application.

Jolly Good Fun the Kitchen article

Recipe for bread dough ideal for making bread shapes. Includes instructions for a rabbit, sheep, crocodile, and dove.

Take Our Love To Father the Music article

Sheet music arrangement of The Rowan Tree, with optional descant for whistle or flute. An illustration by Frederick Walker appears as a background.

So Like A Picture the Garden article

Ideas for re-creating formal Italianate gardens in small outdoor spaces.

Fond Of Books the Workshop article

Instructions for creating a portable book-sorting shelf for a home library.

I Have Not Forgotten the Bookshelf article

Describes Edith Nesbit's remarkable sensibilities concerning childhood, and provides some biographical insights. A list of selected works is provided. Illustrations accompanying the article include works of art by Gordon Browne and H. R. Miller.

Living Richly Without Being Rich the Attic article

Library books about origami. After-Easter sales. Old wall calendars. Vintage wooden blocks. What to do with crumbs from homemade bread. A small Carl Larsson watercolor is one of the illustrations.

New Friends And Broad Horizons the Writer's Garret article

The diary of Leornian Feldham's voyage to South Carolina and the Caribee Islands, part 8.

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By Al R. Young The An Edith Nesbit Springtime issue of The Storybook Home Journal is now available from Al Young Studios.  This issue features these regular sections:Decorating - To Have It For My Own (1 page)Hearth - An Egg Colored Red (1 page)Kitchen - Jolly Good Fun (3 pages)Music - Take Our Love To Father (2 pages)Garden - So Like A Picture (3 pages)Workshops - Fond Of Books (1 page)Bookshelf - I Have Not Forgotten (1 page)Attic - Living Richly Without Being Rich (5 pages)Garret - New Friends And Broad Horizons (4 pages)An Edith Nesbit Springtime is the 51st issue of the Journal, published bi-monthly since November 2000... Read more »

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