Children's Ways
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Children's Ways

By James Sully
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  • CHILDREN'S WAYS
    • LONGMANS, GREEN, AND CO., LONDON, NEW YORK, AND BOMBAY.
  • CHILDREN'S WAYS
    • BEING SELECTIONS FROM THE AUTHOR'S STUDIES OF CHILDHOOD, WITH SOME ADDITIONAL MATTER
      • LONGMANS, GREEN, AND CO. 39 PATERNOSTER ROW, LONDON AND BOMBAY 1897
    • PREFACE.
    • CONTENTS.
  • CHILDREN'S WAYS.
  • PART I. AT PLAY.
    • CHAPTER I.
      • THE REALM OF FANCY.
      • (a) The Transforming Wand.
      • Fancy's Resting-places.
      • In Storyland.
    • CHAPTER II.
      • THE ENCHANTMENT OF PLAY.
      • The Young Pretender.
      • Mysteries of Dolldom.
      • Serious Side of Play.
  • PART II. AT WORK.
    • CHAPTER III.
      • ATTACKING OUR LANGUAGE.
      • The Namer of Things.
      • The Sentence-builder.
      • The Interpreter of Words.
    • CHAPTER IV.
      • THE SERIOUS SEARCHER.
      • The Thoughtful Observer.
      • The Pertinacious Questioner.
    • CHAPTER V.
      • FIRST THOUGHTS: (a) THE NATURAL WORLD.
      • The Fashion of Things.
      • The Bigger World.
      • Dreams.
      • Birth and Growth.
    • CHAPTER VI.
      • FIRST THOUGHTS: (b) SELF AND OTHER MYSTERIES.
      • The Visible Self.
      • The Hidden Self.
      • The Unreachable Past.
      • The Supernatural World.
      • The Great Maker.
    • CHAPTER VII.
      • THE BATTLE WITH FEARS: (a) THE ONSLAUGHT.
      • The Battery of Sounds.
      • The Alarmed Sentinel.
    • CHAPTER VIII.
      • THE BATTLE WITH FEARS (Continued).
      • The Assault of the Beasts.
      • The Night Attack.
      • (b) Damage of the Onslaught.
      • (c) Recovery from the Onslaught.
    • CHAPTER IX.
      • GOOD AND BAD IN THE MAKING.
      • Traces of the Brute.
      • The Promise of Humanity.
      • The Lapse into Lying.
      • Fealty to Truth.
    • CHAPTER X.
      • REBEL AND SUBJECT.
      • (a) The Struggle with Law: First Tussle with Authority.
      • Evading the Law.
      • The Plea for Liberty.
      • (b) On the Side of Law.
      • The Young Stickler for the Proprieties.
      • The Enforcer of Rules.
    • CHAPTER XI.
      • AT THE GATE OF THE TEMPLE.
      • The Greeting of Beauty.
      • First Peep into the Art-world.
      • First Ventures in Creation.
    • CHAPTER XII.
      • FIRST PENCILLINGS.
      • The Human Face Divine.
      • The Vile Body.
      • Side Views of Things.
      • FOOTNOTES
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