(1819 - 1900)
The only child of an English importer of wine and sherry, Ruskin was an artist, critic, scientist and social theorist. He wrote widely on art, science and society. The King of the Golden River was his only children’s book.
An assortment of stories, poems and articles, some of which have new illustrations.
Miriam Clark Potter
The Children’s Hour Volume 3 (1953)
Longer selections from classic novels.
This collection includes fables, folk tales, and fairy tales.
Walter R. Brooks
William Pène du Bois
A. A. Milne
Ruth Chrisman Gannett
Ernest H. Shepard
Nora S. Unwin
Read the original with colored illustrations at archive.org.
And the augmented version.