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" The children of Holland take pleasure in making, What the children of England take pleasure in breaking;" I believe their bijouterie and nouveautes are chiefly manufactured for the foreign markets. "
Reading books, adapted to the requirements of the Revised code, ed. by A.R ... - Página 118
editado por - 1870
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Little Men: Life at Plumfield with Jo's Boys

Louisa May Alcott - 1871 - 376 páginas
...Annabella. I shall have to write up in the nursery the verse that used to come in the boxes of toys — ' The children of Holland take pleasure in making, What the children of Boston take pleasure in breaking.' Only I shall put Plumfield instead of Boston." " We never will again,...
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St. Nicholas

Mary Mapes Dodge - 1906
...earth, or downward from the sky. THE KNITTING-SCHOOL. BY HS POTTER. IT was an Englishman who said : The children of Holland take pleasure in making What...the children of England take pleasure in breaking. It" he had seen the Breiben School of Laren he could have made a newer and a better proverb. Every...
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The school managers' series of reading books. Standard 1-6. Intr ..., Volumen2

Alexander Ronald Grant - 1874
...is good for this complaint ; so you would seldom see a Dutchman without a cigar or glass pipe—even at a funeral all the mourners have their cigars in...just the shape of the blinkers which horses have. Food.—The Dutch eat meat and fruit cooked together, with a quantity of oil; and very often meat which...
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Nursery rhymes, tales and jingles. The Camden ed. Compiled by mrs. Valentine

Nursery rhymes - 1874
...and hay; Then came a proud beggar, And swore he would have her, And stole little moppet away. DCLXIX. THE children of Holland Take pleasure in making What...the children of England Take pleasure in breaking.* Alluding to toys, a great number of which are imported into this country from Holland. DCLXX. IF all...
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Old and New Birmingham: A History of the Town and Its People

Robert Kirkup Dent - 1880 - 626 páginas
...misunderstood term, as regards the products of Birmingham. Our town has never, like Holland, taken " pleasure in making what the children of England take pleasure in breaking;" children's toys have never been a part of the manufactures of Birmingham. A century ago, before the...
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We Two Alone in Europe

Mary Ninde Gamewell - 1886 - 348 páginas
...celebrated, some of them showing skillful workmanship, "Aunt Jo's" well-known couplet came to mind : " The children of Holland take pleasure in making What the children of Boston take pleasure in breaking." The excitement lasts till late in the evening, when the merry-makers...
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We Two Alone in Europe

Mary Louise Ninde - 1885 - 342 páginas
...celebrated, some of them showing skillful workmanship, "Aunt Jo's" well-known couplet came to mind : " The children of Holland take pleasure in making What the children of Boston take pleasure in breaking." The excitement lasts till late in the evening, when the merry-makers...
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English Folk-rhymes: A Collection of Traditional Verses Relating to Places ...

G. F. Northall - 1892 - 565 páginas
...smile, ' The receiver is bad as the ' thief.''' BC. 368, quoting The Jest Book, by Mark Lemon, 1864. The children of Holland take pleasure in making What...the children of England take pleasure in breaking. Alluding to toys, a great number of which are imported into this country from Holland. AV. 187. "A...
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Shakespeare und das Tagelied: Ein Beitrag zur vergleichenden ...

Ludwig Fränkel - 1893 - 132 páginas
...die folgenden zurück, die eine innige Verbindung englischen und niederländischen Lebens erweisen : The children of Holland Take pleasure in making What...the children of England Take pleasure in breaking.*) Mit Freuden und auch mit Verständnis werden alles Gesungene und jede liedartige Lyrik, die aus den...
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The Doll Book

Laura B. Starr - 1908 - 238 páginas
...it arrived in England bore a placard on its 95 back upon which was inscribed the following legend : "The children of Holland take pleasure in making What...children of England take pleasure in breaking." The young Queen of Holland has a large collection of dolls which helped to make happy her youthful days,...
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