Last Days of a Toyshop

by Annabel Johnson

Publisher: Thorndike Press

Written in English
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  • American Novel And Short Story,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Romance - Historical,
  • Coming of Age,
  • Large type books,
  • Young women
  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages461
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8137747M
    ISBN 100786293721
    ISBN 109780786293728

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Snow covered the ground, and more snowflakes were falling softly. It was growing dark. Only a streetlamp lit the front of the toy shop. Inside, the old toymaker Cornelius was busy working.

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To begin with it is a toy then an amusement. Then it becomes a mistress, and then it becomes a master, and then it becomes a tyrant and, in the last stage, just as you are about to be reconciled to your servitude, you kill the monster and fling him to the public.” “Everyone has his day, and some days.Why do you want to work in a toyshop?

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