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Junior Classics: The Young Folks Shelf of Books Series

A companion set to the Harvard Classics. Some sets have more color plates than others, e.g. seven rather than four.


Books in the Junior Classics: The Young Folks Shelf of Books series:

Junior Classics Volume 1 (1912)

A collection of folk and fairy tales and fables for children from six to sixteen. Read for free online at HathiTrust.

Author(s): Various
Illustrator(s): Edmund Dulac
Warwick Goble
Arthur Rackham
Et al

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Junior Classics Volume 10 (1912)

From nursery rhymes to all the famous poems that have been memorized by generations of children from six to sixteen. Read for free online at HathiTrust.

Author(s): Various
Illustrator(s): Gustave Doré
Thomas J. Fogarty
Charles Folkard
Various

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Junior Classics Volume 2 (1912)

Selections mainly from the Norse myths and Greek and Roman mythology for children from six to sixteen. Read online at Hathitrust.

Author(s): Various
Illustrator(s): Maxfield Parrish
Arthur Rackham
Et al

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Junior Classics Volume 3 (1912)

Selections mainly from the hero tales of Greece and Rome, including Homer and Virgil, for children from six to sixteen. Read online at Hathitrust.

Author(s): Various
Illustrator(s): Maxfield Parrish
T. H. Robinson
Et al

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Junior Classics Volume 4 (1912)

Selections from the tales of chivalry such as King Arthur, Roland, and Robin Hood for children from six to sixteen. Read for free online at HathiTrust.

Author(s): Various
Illustrator(s): Walter Crane
Hugh Thomson

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Junior Classics Volume 5 (1912)

Selections from older classics that have been appropriated by children such as Robinson Crusoe, Gulliver’s Travels and Pilgrim’s Progress for children from six to sixteen. Read for free online at HathiTrust.

Author(s): John Bunyan
Daniel Defoe
Sir Walter Scott
William Shakespeare
Jonathan Swift
Various
Illustrator(s): Edmund Dulac
Arthur Rackham

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Junior Classics Volume 6 (1912)

Selections from nineteenth century classics, including a large portion of Alice in Wonderland. For children from six to sixteen. Read online at Hathitrust.

Author(s): Lewis Carroll
Dinah Maria Craik
Mary Mapes Dodge
Mrs. Juliana Horatia Ewing
Lucretia P. Hale
Jean Ingelow
John Ruskin
Catherine Sinclair
Various
Illustrator(s): Richard Doyle
John Leech
John Tenniel

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Junior Classics Volume 7 (1912)

Short accounts of courageous men and women from history for children from six to sixteen. Read for free online at HathiTrust.

Author(s): Various
Illustrator(s): Various

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Junior Classics Volume 8 (1912)

Short accounts of our animal friends, both true and fictitious for children from six to sixteen. Read for free online at HathiTrust.

Author(s): Horatia K. F. Gatty
Beatrix Potter
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Various
Charles Dudley Warner
Illustrator(s): Charles Livingston Bull
Edmund Dulac
Various

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