Stories for children is a children's book by Francis Peard. This is one of the drawings in the book that was created by English artist Heywood Sumner in 1896. It seems to depict a boy feeding birds while walking down a trail in the woods.

Stories for Children

Stories for children is a children's book by Francis Peard. This is one of the drawings in the book…

Group of Chinese people, Mandarin, Lady, Boy, Female Attendant, Soldier and Bird's-nest Seller.

China, (People)

Group of Chinese people, Mandarin, Lady, Boy, Female Attendant, Soldier and Bird's-nest Seller.

"The chlamys was a species of cloak or scarf, oblong instead of square, its length being generally about twice its breadth." — Anthon, 1891

Chlamys

"The chlamys was a species of cloak or scarf, oblong instead of square, its length being generally about…

The Corn Field, a painting by John Constable.

The Corn Field

The Corn Field, a painting by John Constable.

Ears of corn laid out for a germination test.

Germination test of ears of corn

Ears of corn laid out for a germination test.

A boy giving a man directions.

Directions

A boy giving a man directions.

Boy and girl and their doll

Doll

Boy and girl and their doll

"A donkey carrying two little boys." —Carpenter, 1902

Donkey and boys

"A donkey carrying two little boys." —Carpenter, 1902

An illustration of a child being kicked by a donkey.

Donkey Kicking Child

An illustration of a child being kicked by a donkey.

A young boy and girl riding a donkey.

Donkey Ride

A young boy and girl riding a donkey.

A boy in battle with a ferocious dragon.

Dragon Slayer

A boy in battle with a ferocious dragon.

A cartoon of a young boy wearing a dunce cap.

Boy Wearing Dunce Cap

A cartoon of a young boy wearing a dunce cap.

An illustration of a woman cooking and a young boy sitting at a table, eating. They are both in a kitchen and there are two cats in the background eating out of some jars.

Boy Eating

An illustration of a woman cooking and a young boy sitting at a table, eating. They are both in a kitchen…

A boy eskimo

Eskimo

A boy eskimo

An illustration of a fairy tickling a young boy sleeping in the forest underneath a tree.

Fairy Tickling Boy Sleeping in Woods

An illustration of a fairy tickling a young boy sleeping in the forest underneath a tree.

An illustration of a family around a Christmas tree.

Family Around Christmas Tree

An illustration of a family around a Christmas tree.

An illustration of a family consisting of a mother, father, and three small children in a living room.

Family in Living Room

An illustration of a family consisting of a mother, father, and three small children in a living room.

A man and his son walk hand in hand passed a train.

Father and Son

A man and his son walk hand in hand passed a train.

Finland with Gerda and Kay, from "The Snow Queen."

Finland

Finland with Gerda and Kay, from "The Snow Queen."

An illustration of Mark Twain's character, Huckleberry Finn.

Huckleberry Finn

An illustration of Mark Twain's character, Huckleberry Finn.

Fishermen on a boat with a small boy. A sailboat can be seen in the background as well.

Fishermen

Fishermen on a boat with a small boy. A sailboat can be seen in the background as well.

A boy fishing

Fishing

A boy fishing

A boy fishing.

Fishing

A boy fishing.

A boy lying down, fishing at a river.

Fishing

A boy lying down, fishing at a river.

An illustration of a young boy standing on the shore of a lake fishing with a cane pole.

Boy Fishing with Cane Pole

An illustration of a young boy standing on the shore of a lake fishing with a cane pole.

Boy flying a kite

Flying Kite

Boy flying a kite

"Hebe was dismissed from her office in consequence of a fall which she met with one day when in attendance on the gods. Her successor was Ganmedes, a Trojan boy whom Jupiter, in the disguise of an eagle, siezed and carried off from the midst of his playfellows on Mount Ida, bore up to heaven, and installed in the vacant place." —Bulfinch, 1897

Ganymede

"Hebe was dismissed from her office in consequence of a fall which she met with one day when in attendance…

Man firing rifle to rescue a young General Putnam from a tree.

Early Adventure of General Putnam

Man firing rifle to rescue a young General Putnam from a tree.

Gerda and Kay, from "The Snow Queen."

Gerda and Kay

Gerda and Kay, from "The Snow Queen."

Gerda and Kay, from "The Snow Queen."

Gerda and Kay

Gerda and Kay, from "The Snow Queen."

Giant and boy in the tree.

Giant

Giant and boy in the tree.

A girl and boy reading

Girl and Boy

A girl and boy reading

An illustration of a girl measuring the heights of a boy and girl.

Girl Measuring Heights of Children

An illustration of a girl measuring the heights of a boy and girl.

An illustration of two girls and a boy playing with a pack of dogs.

Two Girls & Boy Playing with Dogs

An illustration of two girls and a boy playing with a pack of dogs.

A boy clinging frantically to the top of a post to avoid a couple of goats.

Goat Attack

A boy clinging frantically to the top of a post to avoid a couple of goats.

A boy riding a coach being lead by goats instead of horses.

Goat Drawn Coach

A boy riding a coach being lead by goats instead of horses.

Boys and girls enjoying a hayride in the back of a horse drawn carriage.

Hayride

Boys and girls enjoying a hayride in the back of a horse drawn carriage.

"A wayward youth in mischief takes delight, / A trick to put one in a sorry plight, / He deeply digs a pit; covers it all o'er, / And thinks he'll have him in his power; / But now, while he on this way is strolling, / Into his own trap, see now he's falling."—Barber, 1857

He Dug a Pit and Fell into it Himself

"A wayward youth in mischief takes delight, / A trick to put one in a sorry plight, / He deeply digs…

An illustration of the head of a boy.

Head of a Boy

An illustration of the head of a boy.

Heidi and Peter, herding goats in Johanna Spyri's novel, Heidi.

Heidi and Peter

Heidi and Peter, herding goats in Johanna Spyri's novel, Heidi.

A boy doing math homework with help from his father and a meter stick. His mother helps his younger sister with her homework, using alphabet blocks.

Homework

A boy doing math homework with help from his father and a meter stick. His mother helps his younger…

A boy playing with his hoop.

Hoops

A boy playing with his hoop.

A boy playing a horn

Horn

A boy playing a horn

Boy feeding his horse

Feeding Horse

Boy feeding his horse

Boy and his toy horse

Toy Horse

Boy and his toy horse

Boy and girl and their toy horse

Toy Horse

Boy and girl and their toy horse

Boy and girl and their toy horse

Toy Horse

Boy and girl and their toy horse

An illustration of a man riding a white horse and a boy riding a black horse.

Man and Boy Riding Horses

An illustration of a man riding a white horse and a boy riding a black horse.

A figure portraying how to row; one must have good full reach.

How To Row 1

A figure portraying how to row; one must have good full reach.

A figure portraying how to row; one must not reach like this.

How To Row 2

A figure portraying how to row; one must not reach like this.

A figure portraying how to row; this is what a good finish should look like.

How To Row 3

A figure portraying how to row; this is what a good finish should look like.

A figure portraying how to row; this is what a bad finish looks like.

How To Row 4

A figure portraying how to row; this is what a bad finish looks like.

"A traveler's starting for a distant port, / The train is ready, and the time is short; / He gives a boy his trunk upon the way, / Bids him be quick, and not to stop and play, / But soon the boy pursues a butterfly, / Forgets his errand, and the time slips by."

If You Want a Thing Done, Go; If Not, Send

"A traveler's starting for a distant port, / The train is ready, and the time is short; / He gives a…

James and his dog, sitting.

James and Dog

James and his dog, sitting.

James and his dog, running.

James and Dog

James and his dog, running.

James and his dog.

James and Dog

James and his dog.

A portrait of Kay and the Snow Queen, from "The Snow Queen."

Kay and the Snow Queen

A portrait of Kay and the Snow Queen, from "The Snow Queen."

Scene from the story, "The King and the Goosehead."

King and Boy

Scene from the story, "The King and the Goosehead."

Illustration of a child holding a kite that can be used to write mathematics story problems involving addition and subtraction. For example: John's kite tail was 4 feet long. 1 foot of it broke off. How many feet were left?

Child Holding A Kite

Illustration of a child holding a kite that can be used to write mathematics story problems involving…

A man and a boy with a ladder.

Ladder

A man and a boy with a ladder.