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Follow the links below to read fiction by anonymous authors involving Swedenborg and the Swedenborgian Church from prior to 1900.

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The Obedient Boys, and Other Stories for Young People (PDF)

This book was published together with Jessie and Other Stories for Young People and Stories and Verses for Children.

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The Obedient Boys, and Other Stories for Young People. Anonymous. Boston: Otis Clapp, 1850. Illustrated.

Contents:

  • A Noble Act
  • Poem: Saturday in Winter
  • The Wise Men of the East
  • War
  • The Two Parties, or, The Fourth of July
  • Poem: The Freed Butterfly
  • Rabbits
  • The Death Bed
  • The Young Savoyard
  • Conservatory and Green House

This book closely replicates the original. The fonts are not the same as the original, but the pages, page layout, and line layout are the same. The illustrations are darker than in the original.

This book was published together with Jessie and Other Stories for Young People and Stories and Verses for Children.

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