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The water-babies

Charles Kingsley

The water-babies

a fairy-tale for a land-baby

by Charles Kingsley

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Published by Dent (etc.) in London .
Written in English

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  • Fiction in English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles Kingsley ; illustrated by Rosalie K. Fry.
    SeriesChildren"sillustrated classics
    ContributionsFry, Rosalie Kingsmill.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii,247p.,(4)leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15051142M
    ISBN 100460027360
    OCLC/WorldCa16380721

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We feature the edition illustrated by Warwich Goble. Wordsworth, Longfellow, Coleridge verses close. May 17,  · The Water Babies, A Fairy Tale for a Land Baby to give the book its complete title tells the story of Tom, a young orphan chimney-sweep in Victorian London. Tom is apprenticed to the mean Mr Grimes, who employs such children to work in inhuman and often dangerous conditions, sweeping out the chimneys of large houses.5/5(1).And no one has a right to say that no water-babies exist, till they have seen no water-babies existing; which is quite a different thing, mind, from not seeing water-babies; and a thing which nobody ever did, or perhaps ever will do.” ― Charles Kingsley, The Water Babies: A Fairy Tale For a Land Baby.Book Wizard; The Water Babies A Fairy Tale for a Land Baby.

By Charles Kingsley. Grades. Genre. Fiction. Tom, who was mistreated as a young chimney sweep, becomes a water baby as he learns how to become a man. This Puffin Classics abridged version is pages of the original.

Tom, who was mistreated as a young chimney sweep, becomes a.