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Storehouse of Stories, A Edited by Charlotte M. Yonge. First series London and New York: Macmillan and Co Edited book Fiction (by others) ( 1870 )


This was an anthology of reprinted eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century children’s stories by various hands; a second series appeared in 1872. The stories were ‘The History of Philip Quarll’, ‘The Renowned History of little Goody Two-Shoes’, ‘The Governess, or, The Little Female Academy’, ‘Jemima Placid, or, The advantage of good-nature’, ‘The Life and Perambulations of a Mouse’, ‘The Village School’, ‘The Little Queen’ and ‘The History of little Jack’.