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CailinCeltic: Yet from your ministering eyes Though night hath drawn me far apart On the still garden of my heart The moonlight of your memory lies. Song V -- Edith Nesbit Images -Google PicFinder

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mrundkvist: Beloved children's author Edith Nesbit was a member of the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn.

frippet: my last five books of the year were by Mary Gaitskill, Jessica Anderson, Elizabeth Taylor, Edith Nesbit and Barbara Comyns and that was a pretty good way to wind up.

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PinnaAudio: Meet the Dragons - mischievous, funny, wild, unpredictable, and downright frightening! Listen to a sample of our new Pinna Original audiobook, Book of Dragons. If your kids love fairy tales and fantasy stories, don’t miss this spellbinding audiobook!

CailinCeltic: Where Night spreads out her mighty wing And dead days keep their tryst, There will I weep the woods of Spring Where we first met and kissed. Autumn Song -- Edith Nesbit Images -Google PicFinder

mothman_fan: There’s absolutely nothing special or original about jk r/owlings writing style don’t lie to yourself. That’s just how British children’s books sound read Edith Nesbit or something it’s a billion times better and isn’t written by a actual piece of shit.

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umbersorrow: need to get this kid a copy of edith nesbit's book of dragons, this story about cats originating from dragons is one of my favorites

SchoolDepotCoUk: Nesbit, Edith

JonaNatinTo: What, if God sets us to singing, what save you shall we sing?      Edith Nesbit SINGVESTIGATOR QueenJONA

JonaNatinTo: In singing, as in toil, do ye your best; God will adjust the balance--do the rest!'      Edith Nesbit SINGVESTIGATOR QueenJONA

MGraybosch: WTF is this still a thing? Haven't women been writing SFF for adults since forever? Let's see... Mary Shelley, Edith Nesbit, Enid Blyton, C. L. Moore, Leigh Brackett, Andre Norton, Anne McCaffrey, C. J. Cherryh, C. S. Friedman, Ursula K. Le Guin, Octavia Butler, Elaine Lee, etc.

NunkieTheatre: Thanks if you joined in live. "Man Size in Marble" by Edith Nesbit is now viewable on YouTube

wlwverine: just found our edith nesbit was a socialist. queen.

frankpleszak: Edith Nesbit used the area around New Mills and Mellor as her inspiration for her most famous book 'The Railway Children'. 1 of 2.

NunkieTheatre: "Man Size in Marble" by Edith Nesbit Wednesday, 8pm. Live on YouTube

DuskovaMidnight: OOh! A spooky little tale! "John Carrington's Wedding" by Edith Nesbit, 1890s.

bardicbelle: Here there be dragons!! Tea Time Tales with bardicbelle goes live at 2pm EST with The Book of Dragons by Edith Nesbit! Join me at

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JayRocci: Edith Nesbit: the lead children's fantasy author of the 1800 and early 1900s

EleanorFitz: Helen Macklin on her friend E. Nesbit’s "very conceited” husband Hubert Bland. If Edith wanted to attract his attention to a note or letter, Macklin remembered, she would "stick it in the frame of the looking glass where he would be sure to notice it”.

Bankeksang: My dream dinner party guests. (+menu) Ivor Cutler. John Cowper Powys. Fred Frith. Dagmar Krause. Kevin Coyne. Edith Nesbit. Joan Aiken. Georgia O'Keefe. Menu: Varied International Vegetarian dishes. Beaujolais. Dark Rum. Champagne.

Zo_bo_fo_sho: doing beautiful stories from shakespeare by edith nesbit- step one: listen to the story two times on audible. LOL

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vaneharriet: House of Arden by Edith Nesbit

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Derek_Florey: John Charrington's Wedding | A Ghost Story by Edith Nesbit | Full Audiobook

SYYPodcast: Edith Nesbit was widely known for creating the Railway Children series, but she wrote a wealth of ghost stories, including this week’s feature, “Man Size in Marble.” If you haven’t heard it yet, what are you waiting for?

SYYPodcast: Edith Nesbit was widely known for creating the Railway Children series, but she wrote a wealth of ghost stories, including this week’s feature, “Man Size in Marble.” If you haven’t heard it yet, what are youwaiting for?

SYYPodcast: Edith Nesbit was widely known for creating the Railway Children series, but she wrote a wealth of ghost stories, including this week’s feature, “Man Size in Marble.” If you haven’t heard it yet, what are you waiting for?

SYYPodcast: This week’s story was first published in a periodical called “Home Chimes,” but I could find zero images of that one, so this is Edith Nesbit’s collection of short stories wherein the tale was published after its initial release. Don’t miss “Man Size in Marble” tomorrow!

SYYPodcast: This week’s story was first published in a periodical called “Home Chimes,” but I could find zero images of that one, so this is Edith Nesbit’s collection of short stories wherein the tale was published after its initial release. Don’t miss “Man Size in Marble” tomorrow!

SYYPodcast: This week’s story was first published in a periodical called “Home Chimes,” but I could find zero images of that one, so this is Edith Nesbit’s collection of short stories wherein the tale was published after its initial release. Don’t miss “Man Size in Marble” tomorrow!

2Lesser: The 21st of our 31 radio/audio/podcast drama recommendations for the witching hour is: “Man-Sized Marble” by Edith Nesbit broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1997.

Medea_Matters: Halstead is a village and civil parish in the Sevenoaks District of Kent,.. Home to Edith Nesbit, author of The Railway Children.. Jenny Agutter starred in the film version. Logan's Run was another one of her films... just saying..

mightbeyagmur: But the hour has come and the hour has gone That never will come again; Love's only chance is over and done, And the quick and the dead are twain, not one, And the price has been paid in vain. -Edith Nesbit, The Vain Spell

TranscendUs: It's a curious thing that people only ask if you are enjoying yourself when you aren't. ~ Edith Nesbit

kinktomato: Does anyone else mix up Enid Blyton and Edith Nesbit?

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MaggieMillus: “It is a curious thing that people only ask if you are enjoying yourself when you aren’t.” – Edith Nesbit, author

auntymarx: Tbf Edith Nesbit's children's books are probably the answer to everything even if you don't know what the question is

LonaManning: Loved Edith Nesbit's books as a kid and I look forward to reading this!

robsaucedo2500: Looking for a spooky Halloween tale? Edith Nesbit’s MAN-SIZE IN MARBLE is a great 1893 tale of two ghoulish knights and the married couple unlucky enough to cross their path.

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kjccreates: I'm finding WOMEN'S WEIRD: Strange Stories by Women, 1899-1940 to be an excellent companion these October nights. Some famous names I never knew wrote spooky stuff, like Edith Nesbit and Edith Wharton (tho I shouldn't be surprised by the latter as ETHAN FROME was a nightmare).

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widdershins_pod: “The Ebony Frame” by Edith Nesbit is live! Tune in for a beautifully creepy gothic.

Classicghostst1: Man Sized in Marble by Edith Nesbit: Listen now (34 min) | Edith Nesbit Edith Nesbit was an English novelist born in 1858 in Kennington, which was then Surrey and is now part of London. She died in 1924 in the next county from where she was born. Nesbit...

MuratAykul: Edith Nesbit, Agatha Christie, Camille Paglia, Candida Ferreira...

stagestheatreco: Inspired by the book The Enchanted Castle by Edith Nesbit (author of The Railway Children) ENCHANTED MYSTERY is a fall adventure through downtown Hopkins!

widdershins_pod: Coming tomorrow, our latest episode and gothic story: “The Ebony Frame” by Edith Nesbit.

CailinCeltic: Teach me to dream my heart still pure as snow, Teach me to dream my lips deserve this grace: Then let me wake in some forgotten place, And know you are gone,but never see you go. Dream-Dew Edith Nesbit Images -Google PicFinder

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RussGRNnWhite: “It is a curious thing that people only ask if you are enjoying yourself when you aren’t.” / Author Edith Nesbit, quoted in The Browser

Faust89823700: Edith Nesbit - The Poet To His Love ALL the flight of thoughts here, shy, bold, scared, intrusive, Fluttering in the sun, between the green and blue, Wheeling, whirling, poising, lovely and elusive, How to cage the flying thoughts, my winged delight, for you?

Faust89823700: Edith Nesbit - Chagrin D'Amour IF Love and I were all alone I might forget to grieve, And for his pleasure and my own Might happier garlands weave; But you sit there, and watch us wear The mourning wreaths you wove: And while such mocking eyes you bear

Faust89823700: And I turn my eyes away. Edith Nesbit

MPSElthamWest: Whilst on patrol in Edith Nesbit Walk SE9 we noticed the burnt out motorcycle was still there. It had been reported on ‘fix my street’ .I will contact the council and see if there is any update for it to be taken away.

edmundhee1: Modern cartoons and classic literature, an update: Steven Universe = Pollyanna + The Wizard of Oz Hilda = Edith Nesbit in General Twelve Forever = Peter Pan Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts = The Wind in the Willows The Owl House = American Harry Potter

keswickbro: C.S Lewis, Enid Blyton, Edith Nesbit, Lucy M Boston, can you hear me? Your kids took one hell of a beating!

nikikin12396447: So when I started school I could read. I went through all the scheme books and was soon a “Free Reader.” I read Enid Blyton, Dr Zeus, later The Moomins, The Borrowers, Edith Nesbit...it was all magical.

LDNParticulars: Edith Nesbit lived in Eltham when she wrote Five Children and It, The Phoenix and the Carpet and The Railway Children. Well Hall Pleasaunce includes these cravings of the Phoenix and the Psammead. No Jenny Agutter…

RubyNovaDev: Turns out I had no data so I'm posting the highlights from my walk now. Mostly trees, however I also managed to find where Edith Nesbit (the author of "the railway children") used to live along with her inspiration from the book. A lone fence from her house is all that's left.

vaneharriet: am I in an edith nesbit novel or ??

Ancient0History: There are some familiar names in each: Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Mary E. Wilkins Freeman, Edith Nesbit, and Marjorie Bowen are all here. Between the two Women's Weird books you get 26 stories, Weird Women gives you 21. Amazingly (or perhaps not, several of these women were

JamesSReaney: Edith Nesbit, author of The Railway Children, was a political activist, co-founder of the Fabian Society in 1884, a lifelong socialist & defied conventions — she was seven months pregnant when she married & lived in a ménage à trois.

LiteraryVienna: “There is no bond like having read and liked the same books.” Edith Nesbit

forwardnotback: 16: T S Eliot 17: Edith Nesbit 18: James 19: A Reindeer 20: Baseball BROWN1: Snoopy BROWN2: Dorset BROWN3: Bakerloo BROWN4: Hot Chocolate BROWN5: Pam Grier

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alan_ha11: "...The Three Gables’ where Edith Nesbit lived over a five-year period in the 1890s . It is strongly held belief that the author got her inspiration to write ‘The Railway Children’ during her stay in Grove Park." more:

urminaia: BD - Edith Nesbit (15 Aug. 1858 - 4 May 1924).

UoYBorthwick: Author Edith Nesbit of 'The Railway Children' fame was born OTD in 1858 - read about the surprising connection we found to her family in the 1820s copybook of young Thomas Skaife of Braisty Wood, Yorkshire.

Book_Addict: Happy birthday to English writer Edith Nesbit (August 15,1858), author of "The Railway Children" (1906) and at least 43 other novels.

wherrypilgrim: "And love shines tremulous, like a drowning star, Under the shadow of the wings of war." Edith Nesbit, war poet and author of THE RAILWAY CHILDREN, born August 15, 1858:

27Tawnyowl: Today we are celebrating the birth of Edith Nesbit who was born 162 years ago today. A famous author and poet she wrote many books including ‘The Railway Children’.

0to19BCPSchools: Love gave me sunlight, gave me rain, Love taught me pleasure, brought me pain, and scourged my soul with loss and gain. Edith Nesbit on her birthday

KateSchaeferZ: Nesbit's books were filed under Edith Bland. I found them there as I worked through my project of reading all the books in the children's section starting with A and giving up somewhere around R, I think.

varanasisarma: “'You are the fairest May,' said he, 'That ever strayed from Heaven.' “ (Edith Nesbit) “Where never I walked alone before I wander in the weeds;” (Dorothy Parker)

magog83: The opening stanza of Edith Nesbit's poem about August is a mood

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ajosshi: Book 237 of 2020 finished - Five Children and It by Edith Nesbit. A delightful little silly story.

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MelanieJaxn: And then some day you'll pass my way, See gold and crimson, bell and star, And catch my garden's soul, and say: 'How sweet these cottage gardens are!' -Edith Nesbit

mariokartreal: apparently edith nesbit was good friends with peter kropotkin and sergius stepniak and she based the russian exile in the railway children off of them.. ok!

paoloallen: Edith Nesbit Childrens Tale Audio Book Fiction Collection on 1 MP3 DVD Free Ship -

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Autoayuda_Es: Ghost Stories - Lewis Carroll; Joseph Thomas Sheridan Le Fanu; Edith Nesbit; Charles Dickens; Mary Eleanor Wilkins Freeman; Saki; Anónimo; Bram Stoker

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bekitty: Edith Nesbit, followed quickly by Margaret Mahy and Susan Cooper.

conspiracism: Edith Nesbit (I think; she's the first who comes to mind. I read her well before Le Guin)

oliviacpaschal: though lol now that I think about it the technically true answer to this question is probably Edith Nesbit

Hapless23: Edith Nesbit.

The_Doc_Webb: Edith Nesbit, Jane Yolken, and Patricia Wrede got me into fantasy as a kid. Wrede especially has influenced my taste in fantasy and personal storytelling style to this day.



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