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Poetry by Hilaire Belloc

Poetry by Hilaire Belloc

Poetry by Hilaire Belloc In Hilaire Belloc’s Bad Child’s Book of Beasts, Belloc states, “The Moral of this priceless work (If rightly understood) Will make you—from a little Turk— Unnaturally good.” Although many of his...

“Child! do not throw this book about” by Hilaire Belloc

“Child! do not throw this book about” by Hilaire Belloc

From the frontispiece of the Bad Child’s Book of Beasts, a book of verse by Hilaire Belloc. On the Gift of a Book to a Child Child! do not throw this book about; Refrain from...