This section is from the book "The Book Of Cats", by Charles Henry Ross. Also available from Amazon: The Book Of Cats: A Chit-Chat Chronicle Of Feline Facts And Fancies, Legendary, Lyrical, Medical, Mirthful And Miscellaneous.
The Boy's Own Toy Maker
A Practical Illustrated Guide to the useful employment of Leisure Hours. By E. LaNdElls. With Two Hundred Cuts. Seventh Edition. Royal 16mo, price 2s. 6d., cloth.
"A new and valuable form of endless amusement." - Nonconformist.
"We recommend it to all who have children to be instructed and amused." - Economist.
The Girl's Own Toy Maker, And Book Of Recreation
By E. and A. Landells. Fourth Edition. With 200 Illustrations. Royal 16mo. price 2s. 6d. cloth. "A perfect magazine of information." - Illustrated News of the World.
Or, The Child's Own Toy Maker. With practical instructions. By E. Landells. New and Cheaper Edition, price 3s. 6d. complete, with the Cards, and Descriptive Letterpress.
*** By this novel and ingenious "Pastime," Twelve beautiful Models can be made by Children from the Cards.
"As a delightful exercise of ingenuity, and a most sensible mode of passing a winter's evening, we commend the Child's own Toy Maker." - Illustrated News. "Should be in every house blessed with the presence of children." - The Field.
The Illustrated Paper Model Maker;
Containing Twelve Pictorial Subjects, with Descriptive Letter-press and Diagrams for the construction of the Models. By E. Landells. Price 2s. in a neat Envelope. "A most excellent mode of educating both eye and hand in the knowledge of form." - English Churchman.