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Introducing the lady who wrote this book When Lucy Fitch Perkins began writing stories for boys and girls, she always read them first to a group of children she knew, to see what they would say about them. Her son Lawrence, his cousins and playmates, were in this group. These Children liftned-E ns.t,to The Dutch Twins. Because they liked it and ather; children liked it, too, Mrs. Perkins wrote -rnore boots abbu!t twins in other countries and other timfs. No-M here are more than a score of these books, for boy Saiid girls to read, and more than two million cop Jesh:ve been printed. Children r6m many iand,s have written to Mrs. Perkins to tell her how much they like these stories. One such letter said: The Twin books help one feel that children all over the world are really like ones own twin brothers and sisters. There are not enough Twin books. Perhaps you, too, would like to join this larger group of boys and girls who love the Twin books, and who wish to be friends with other children all over the world.(Typographical errors above are due to OCR software and don't occur in the book.)About the Publisher Forgotten Books is a publisher of historical writings, such as: Philosophy, Classics, Science, Religion, History, Folklore and Mythology.Forgotten Books' Classic Reprint Series utilizes the latest technology to regenerate facsimiles of historically important writings. Careful attention has been made to accurately preserve the original format of each page whilst digitally enhancing the aged text. Read books online for free at