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Lob lie-by-the-fire and other tales

Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing

Lob lie-by-the-fire and other tales

by Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing

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Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, Gorham in London, New York .
Written in English


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Statementby Juliana Horatia Ewing.
SeriesMrs.Ewing"s works : authorized edition -- 7, Mrs.Ewing"s works -- 7.
The Physical Object
Pagination219p. ;
Number of Pages219
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16251895M

  Lob is essentially the story of the Green Man whose foliate face adorns many churches and other sacred places. He harks back to Pagan times and is sometimes known as Jack in the Green or Herne the Hunter. Lob lie-by-the-fire is a kind of brownie who secretly works on farms. The pagan Green Man is an archetype of the spirit of nature/5(20). Lob Lie By the Fire, The Brownies and Other Tales by Juliana Horatia Ewing avg rating — 2 ratings — published — 10 editions.

Free 2-day shipping. Buy Lob Lie by the Fire, the Brownies and Other Tales at nd: Juliana Horatia Ewing. Lob Lie-By-The-Fire and other Tales, by Juliana Horatia hed by Society for Promoting Christian ck book, used, in fair condition, some damage and tearing to front cover.A collection of 19th century children's stories.

Buy Lob lie-by-the-fire, or, The luck of Lingborough by Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing, Randolph Caldecott online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at $ Shop now.   Mrs. Juliana Horatia Ewing, nee Gatty, () was a writer of children's stories, daughter of The Rev. Alfred Gatty and Margaret Gatty, also a writer for children. Among her tales, which have hardly been excelled in sympathetic insight into childlife, and still enjoy undiminished popularity, Pages:


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Lob Lie By the Fire, The Brownies and Other Tales book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This scarce antiquarian book is a facsim 5/5. 13 rows    Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit. Lob Lie-By-The-Fire/ or the Luck of Lingborough and other Tales.

Ewing, Juliana Horatia. Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, c 75,th, London (). CRUIKSHANK, George (illustrator). EWING, Juliana Horatia.

LOB LIE Lob lie-by-the-fire and other tales book THE FIRE, THE BROWNIES AND OTHER TALES. Illustrated by George Cruikshank. NY: Frank F. Lovell and Co., [circa ]. 12mo., decorative tan cloth, stamped in gilt & black.

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Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical by: 1. Excerpt from Lob-Lie-by-the-Fire, And, the Brownies: And Other Tales But to return to what else they inherited. They were heiresses, as the last representatives of a family as old in that Border country as the bold blue hills which broke its horizon.4/5(1).

Lob lie-by-the-fire, or, The luck of Lingborough and other tales Author: Juliana Horatia Ewing ; Alice B Woodward ; George Bell & Sons, ; Robert MacLehose & Co., ; University Press (Glasgow, Scotland).

A dozen tales of such were rife, and folks were more amused than amazed by Lob Lie-by-the-fire's next prank. There was an aged pauper who lived on the charity of the little ladies, and whom it was Miss Betty's practice to employ to do light weeding in the fields for heavy wages.

Item Details. An assortment of antique and vintage books. This collection features the children’s book Lob Lie-by-the-Fire, The Brownies and Other Tales by Juliana Horatia Ewing, with illustrations by George Cruikshank (New York: Frank F.

Lovell, c. s); this book has a red full cloth binding with an elaborate black stamped front cover illustration and gilt cover text. The lubber fiend, Lob, lubberkin, lurdane or Lob Lie-By-The-Fire is a legendary creature of English folklore that is similar to the "brownie" (or "Urisk") of Scotland and northern England, the "hob" of northern England and the Scottish Borders, the Slavic "domovoi" and Scandinavian "tomte".It has been related also to Robin Goodfellow, and is best known for being mentioned by John.

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The Paperback of the Lob Lie By The Fire; The Brownies, And Other Tales by Juliana Horatia Ewing at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Orders may be delayed. OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations ; 21 cm: Contents: Lob Lie-by-the-fire: Introductory --The little old ladies: alms done in secret --At tea with Mrs.

Dunmaw --Midsummer Eve: a lost diamond --What Miss Betty found --The baby: the lawyer and the parson --Babyhood: pretty flowers, the rose-coloured tulips --Education: fireside tales --The farm-bailiff: pretty cocky in.

LOB LIE-BY-THE-FIRE. INTRODUCTORY. LOB LIE-BY-THE-FIRE–the Lubber-fiend, as Milton calls him–is a rough kind of Brownie or House Elf, supposed to haunt some north-country homesteads, where he does the work of the farm labourers, for no grander wages than "–to earn his cream-bowl duly set." Not that he is insensible of the pleasures of.The other tales have appeared in 'Aunt Judy's magazine' and elsewhere."-- a note beneath the list of contents.

General note: Illustrations engraved by H. Harral. Contents note: Lob Lie-by-the-fire, or The luck of Lingborough -- Timothy's shoes -- Old Father Christmas -- Benjy in beastland -- The peace-egg.

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