Tagged: Cautionary Tales for Children

Jim, Who ran away from his Nurse, and was eaten by a Lion by Hilaire Belloc

Jim, Who ran away from his Nurse, and was eaten by a Lion by Hilaire Belloc

From Cautionary Tales for Children, a book of verse written by Hilaire Belloc and illustrated by Basil T. Blackwood. Cautionary tales were popular during the Edwardian era, and Belloc’s were considered among the best. Described...