The Blind Toy-Maker
Editing and commentary copyright © 2000 by Hugo S. Cunningham
Original Soviet text (if it appears here) was not copyrighted.
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The following story appears as an English-language reading lesson in
E. Belova and L. Todd,English: A Textbook of the English Language for the 7th Grade in 7-year and Secondary Schools (third edition)State Textbook and Pedagogical Publishers of the Ministry of Education of the RSFSR, Moscow, 1951; pp. 34-35.
THE BLIND TOY-MAKER
From The Cricket on the Hearth
by Charles Dickens
This abridgement is reasonably true to the spirit of Dickens's The Cricket on the Hearth. Look for it at the beginning of Chapter 2.
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