fire and hemlock books

sheeyun at sheeyun at
Wed Jul 21 09:19:44 EDT 1999

Books sent by Tom to Polly:

Package #1:
Baum Wizard of Oz.
Nesbit. Five Children and It.
Nesbit. The Treasure Seekers.
Aiken. The Wolves of Willoughby Chase.
Masefield. The Box of Delights.
Lewis. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.
White. The Sword in the Stone.
Smith. The Hundred and One Dalmatians.
Goudge. Henrietta's House.
(Three titles not given.)

Mentioned by Tom and subsequently read by Polly:
Stowe. Uncle Tom's Cabin.

Other books read by Polly:
Sewell. Black Beauty.
Conan Doyle. "Sherlock Holmes stories."
Dumas pere. The Three Musketeers.
Tolkien. Lord of the Rings.
Unknown to me. The Castle of Adventure. (*Probably* not sent by Tom.)

Book brought to school by Nina: Popular Beliefs.

Package #2:
Kipling. Kim.
Wells. The War of the Worlds.
Chesterton. The Man Who Was Thursday.
Lewis. Perelandra.

Other parcels:
Chesterton. The Napoleon of Notting Hill.
Buchan. The Thirty-Nine Steps.
Pearce. Tom's Midnight Garden.
Quiller-Couch or Kinsley. The Oxford Book of Ballads.
Frazer. The Golden Bough.
Unnamed book of fairy stories.

Handed over:
Dumas Quartet. Tales from Nowhere.

Joke by Laurel:
Perry, ed. Times Out of Mind.

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