Girls' Series by Jacob Abbott

Cousin Lucy

Click here for a nineteenth-century
reader's memories of the Lucy books



Click here to see the table of contents
Juno and Georgie and read sample chapters


Click here to read the complete text of Harlie's Letter as illustrated HTML
Click here to read the complete text of Friskie, the Pony

Mary Gay

The etexts of Harlie's Letter and Friskie appear courtesy of Pat Pflieger.
A complete bibliography of Abbott's works is available at Pat Pflieger's excellent Nineteenth-Century American Children and What They Read site, which also contains etexts of Abbott's
Rollo Learning to Read, Rollo's Travels, The Harper Establishment, and Rainbow's Journey (Stories of Rainbow and Lucky).

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