Front Cover
 Front Matter
 Half Title
 Title Page
 Table of Contents
 Brownies' wedding
 Take your tail off!
 The white messenger
 Two bad little boys
 Doll discipline
 Mother Mousie
 Birds nesting
 The proposal
 The fisher maiden
 A tangled tale
 Hide and seek
 The hoop
 Dame Blackberry's school
 The knitting lesson
 Don't be cross
 Music hath charms
 If horses brayed
 Back Cover

Title: Fancies free
Full Citation
Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00081091/00001
 Material Information
Title: Fancies free
Physical Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Shute, E. L
Frederick Warne and Co ( Publisher )
Emrik & Binger ( Lithographer )
Publisher: Frederick Warne & Co.
Place of Publication: London
New York
Publication Date: [1891?]
Subject: Children -- Conduct of life -- Juvenile poetry   ( lcsh )
Conduct of life -- Juvenile poetry   ( lcsh )
Pets -- Juvenile poetry   ( lcsh )
Animals -- Juvenile poetry   ( lcsh )
Children's poetry   ( lcsh )
Children's poetry -- 1891   ( lcsh )
Bldn -- 1891
Genre: Children's poetry
poetry   ( marcgt )
Spatial Coverage: England -- London
United States -- New York -- New York
Statement of Responsibility: by E.L. Shute.
General Note: Date of publication from inscription.
General Note: Lithographed in holland by Emrik & Binger.
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: UF00081091
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: aleph - 002224900
notis - ALG5172
oclc - 191092017

Table of Contents
    Front Cover
        Front Cover 1
        Front Cover 2
        Front Cover 3
    Front Matter
        Front Matter
    Half Title
        Page 1
        Page 2
    Title Page
        Page 3
        Page 4
    Table of Contents
        Page 5
    Brownies' wedding
        Page 6
        Page 7
    Take your tail off!
        Page 8
    The white messenger
        Page 9
    Two bad little boys
        Page 10
        Page 11
    Doll discipline
        Page 12
        Page 13
    Mother Mousie
        Page 14
        Page 15
    Birds nesting
        Page 16
        Page 17
    The proposal
        Page 18
        Page 19
    The fisher maiden
        Page 20
        Page 21
    A tangled tale
        Page 22
    Hide and seek
        Page 23
    The hoop
        Page 24
        Page 25
    Dame Blackberry's school
        Page 26
        Page 27
    The knitting lesson
        Page 28
    Don't be cross
        Page 29
    Music hath charms
        Page 30
    If horses brayed
        Page 31
        Page 32
        Page 33
    Back Cover
        Back Cover 1
        Back Cover 2
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--- WIere areyou rur?1 little n)aq?
So oI do so loq0 to kiow!

-Lid' if its sonewlere very 9ice,
Sib ou Il like to so.

2 vis sonrewlere pice aqd very ice!
I 1o to clairq nry bride,

A9dSladly you s-ould o wit; r e,
But you're so big to bide.
I .ear dy&Eyou would fri r? y pair of Butterflies,who, prarci,9,

Arcd larressed taeden? faslfiop, wait, to fly to realns e9iraqcir 9,
it nne ard wit4 nyy lovely bride,
For wIorq rgy love eLs stroqSer
Eac) week ard iriqutLe, your ard day-

Soo dbye!
Scarit wait lo9%er.

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^CIS It\i y rraqsler afT do3
3PuLs rrye 'I a 9uoar~ry,
iesae _oe d ia.Jia I Is horrid li,11 A\cross Lile ciesL of' Jv\ary
I'e said'Thlease,$Da. reryovee Your lali.
(jIow could oge 6e politerP)
TooarJMag lies, aa dare roL shir For fear t eaA e slaould *Le her.
I tlr1k I9ll 1:o 1l:e Butcle rs o
_Co beq a8 Ie of nruU a9
Ac ljy IL sorpee way fon?
19 lapes EbaK 1e's

Vor tlIeq tell rush
La eal Lte rTeal,
sLail will follow ajIer;
AJ I sl~all rescue P7y poor cFId .7
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\Wta does Lte dove say i? at
fer ear?
Ica9oE tell you, nry cbild,rony dear

If t'was a nessaSe broudtf? dowr?
fronr tLe sky
jIaybe We'll k9ow it oge day you ad I.

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MSwo Bad LRM SBB@ooya.

0 r yes you see tLle (Gardeger

Is conir-, dowy tLIe walk,

Ard you cae rnake a A\bouL tLe way lell talk.

eIll say "I've o you ?ow, ngy lads,!

You like Lle ~Lste or pippin!

BuL will you like as well, rryDears

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Idle, dolls 6y k/ir OY ead,

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-ere, orrny, turryourface to nre,

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You are a rqauly cal ard lave

forotlee9 wlat I said.
(id I rot[say tQalyou should eat
SJN'o liviq? ti?s but rice?

1 ready, really pus I [bSou1s1
Or9ce tellirgI would suffice.

Ad wlbat 1aveyou bee9 after row ?
01!'tis 90o use protestir-

A fea1der's stickir?^ i9 your rnouEl
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Your liLEle do6 adorreig ;

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\ pice red parasol like ni]e,
is betterjar jElbal rod apd li e;
O to Lthe epd you lie the stri*,
Ad er)te let tle 1book drop ir.

Ij 6y tlIe su9 you should befried,
Your parasol ou oper? wide,
Ard just sil dow9 upo9 tbe sod,
(You caib[ do [1is wi[ lie a9d rod;)
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wlat: bltAed air you've ot,
b1e coryb Ica jt Eug tbro'i
It's nratted a&d its dusly Loo
vWy does ?oL ursey do i ?
$ies always ai our hair agd so
I should 9ot ave expected
~at her ow9 special
carpeE roorP-
S W would ave bee.
~ 9o pe lected

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Eac7 9Y a9d seek
Is played wi;t reaL precision

1il calls, Nurse spies agd
oo a ir ides
bo Ega&s a jair division.

---d- aqd seek.

01/1 Jerogie you're ae cruel _irl

go [&ie rvj Yoop a~way,

1i _s y7oLourS ope li Le kl,

A2aeverjou rpy sa y.

loo 6'N

lei I -you

'a cruel

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\ Iave leave Lo el we,

Lo 0ny waisl;

0I al t~ ,j us to see

o0 cacl? strirnps or our bea

r-od ter b ie ulp Ele 1ll
ir7 t1o0 asle.

I sall rust? tlrou) tle gate
'our tllen? all o? a plate

([5 ey'll be beauties,ruc) better lbear bout)

Ad we'll all ave a feast
Or I tope so at least

if 4le creatures will conre aqd be cau

OI? !W) ,S Leey eaiih L1ck ernies?Your stairged atoc diyJce

5ells owyou've spegylour ajler0oo0,

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i 6e W~y tosclool

Igow Iles stra2

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d Ard io I? feids

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r1cu o.mnjud~ e Luges

Et~ad -ou ea~r,

(oE s nay eJarredjor -Eteir 9ose, Iieiir 9ose,
Cqej/ cagraoL Ue praisec1Jr Leir ear.

1 blorses brayed,
Aqd do k eys relied,
I iclkens qu&cked,
Ard duckIh19s clocked,

Ij dogs said "rXiaow"
S9d cas "bow wow"
Ad i we always,
always were as 6ood as could be,

W\ L a very, very,very fuy world E'would be!

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