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Child"s Garden of Verse

Henriette Willebeek le Mair

Child"s Garden of Verse

by Henriette Willebeek le Mair

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Published by Philomel .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages103
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7471271M
ISBN 100399218181
ISBN 109780399218187

  Children’s Books: A Child’s Garden of Verses Christina Rosetti’s memorable poetry is a vivid way to introduce verse to young readers during Poetry Month, and an illustrated Rossetti volume Reviews: 2. Wikipedia Book - A Child's Garden of Verses. A Child's Garden of Verses. Robert Louis STEVENSON ( - ) Beloved by many generations of children, A Child's Garden of Verses is a beautiful collection of children's poetry. Sometimes thoughtful, sometimes whimsical, but always fun. (Summary by Arctura).

Get this from a library! A child's garden of verses. [Robert Louis Stevenson; Toni Frissell] -- A collection of poems evoking the world and feelings of childhood. Nothing has ever been written that appeals to a child’s nature more than “A CHILD’S GARDEN OF VERSES.” It is written in a simple verse that a child can readily understand. It was one of the earlier efforts of the author, Robert Louis Stevenson, a Scotchman by birth, who, owing to ill–health, became a world traveler/5(5).

Get this from a library! A child's garden of verse. [Robert Louis Stevenson] -- The classic book of children's poetry that immortalized "The Land of Counterpane," "The Land of Nod," "My Shadow," and "Foreign Land.". A Child’s Garden of Verses is a book of poetry for children. Stevenson dedicated the poems to his nurse Cummy (Alison Cunningham), who cared for him during his many childhood illnesses. The collection includes some of Stevenson’s most famous poems, including “The Land of Counterpane”, “My Shadow and “The Lamplighter”.


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Child"s Garden of Verse by Henriette Willebeek le Mair Download PDF EPUB FB2

A Child's Garden of Verses is a collection of poetry aimed at young children though due to the latent racism and views on British supremacy, I would not recommend it to a young impressionable reader. Robert Louis Stevenson was a very versatile writer; he delved deep into the human psyche when he wrote The Strange Case of Doctor Jekyll and Mr Hyde but he did /5.

A Child's Garden of Verses Hardcover – Picture Book, February 1, by Robert Louis Stevenson (Author), Tasha Tudor (Illustrator) out of 5 stars ratings.

See all formats and editions. Hide other formats and editions. Audible Audiobook, Unabridged. Hardcover, Picture Book, February 1, Mass Market by: 1. out of 5 stars A Childs Garden of Verses, Robert Louis Stevenson. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on Janu Verified Purchase.

I have a reprint of this lovely wee book. I had hoped that the new 60th anniversary edition would be nice to have, so I treated myself /5(). A Child's Garden of Verses: About the Book A Child's Garden of Verse was first published in under the title 'Penny Whistles'.

It was later reprinted as A Child's Garden of Verse (without the s) and has been reprinted many times since in different formats, often with really lovely illustrations.

The version I bought when my sons were born had particularly beautiful illustrations by. Included here are selections from A Child's Garden of Verses, a collection of poetry by Robert Louis Stevenson originally published in Source: Stevenson, R.L.

().A Child’s Garden of & Schuster Children’s. At the Sea-Side A child digs holes at the edge of the sea. And in another garden, play. But do not think you can at all, By knocking on the window, call That child to hear you. He intent Is all on his play-business bent.

He does not hear; he will not look, Nor yet be lured out of this book. For, long ago, the truth to say, He has grown up and gone away, And it is but a child of air That lingers in the. Charles Robinson was a prolific book illustrator. The first full book he illustrated was Robert Louis Stevenson's A Child's Garden of Verses () which includes over one hundred pen and ink drawings.

It was extremely popular, going through many reprints, and generated numerous commissions/5(80). Buy A Child's Garden of Verses (Children's Classics) (Wordsworth Children's Classics) New edition by Robert Louis Stevenson (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(). Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project by: 1. Here is a classic, illustrated edition of one of the best loved poetry collections in the world. Lavishly illustrated with more than pictures by the most distinguished children's book artists of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, this edition of A Child's Garden of Verses contains all the poems that appeared in the original book, published over years ago/5(12).

- Illustrations by Charles Robinson of the edition of the classic by Robert Louis Stevenson, from our Rare Books and Special Collections Division. See more ideas about Verses, Books and Robert louis stevenson pins.

A Child's Garden of Verses: A Classic Illustrated edition (Classic Illustrated (CLAS)) Stevenson, Robert Louis Published by Chronicle Books ().

A Childs Garden Verse Robert LouisVintage Book, Antique Book, Vintage Home Decor:)s* Daysgonebytreasures 5 out of 5 stars (1,) $ $ $ (20% off) There are a childs garden of verses book for sale on Etsy. The set includes a hardcover edition of A Child's Book of Poems with poetry by various writers, and a hardcover edition of A Child's Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson.

Both books are in used condition, with signs of wear and Rating: % positive. A Child's Garden of Verses Little Golden Book Robert Louis Stevenson See more like this A Child's Garden of Verse Rand McNally Junior Elf Book 15 cent edition $ Robert Louis Stevenson was born on Novem He spent his childhood in Edinburgh, Scotland, but traveled widely in the United States and throughout the South Seas.

The author of many novels, including The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Kidnapped, The Black Arrow, and Treasure Island, he died in ^Tasha Tudor (–) was a Caldecott artist /5(). Buy a cheap copy of A Child's Garden of Verses book by Robert Louis Stevenson.

Here is a delightful look at childhood, written by master poet and storyteller Robert Louis Stevenson. In this collection of sixty-six poems, Stevenson recalls the Free shipping over $/5(6). Full text of "A child's garden of verses: and other poems" See other formats.

- A Child's Garden of Verses is a collection of poetry for children by the Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson. The collection first appeared in under the title Penny Whistles, but has been reprinted many times, often in illustrated versions.

See more ideas about Scottish authors, Robert louis stevenson and Robert louis pins. Sailing boats down the river, climbing majestic cherry trees, building cities out of blocks, reading picture books on snowy days Ready to charm a new generation of readers, this perennial classic celebrates all the timeless joys of childhood.

Stevenson's poetry is complemented by breathtaking watercolor paintings by Caldecott Honor illustrator Tasha Tudor. 69 pages, 5/5(1). A beautiful picture book written and illustrated by Michael Foreman about a boy living in a war-torn country. A Child's Garden: A Story of Hope tells a story of how a boy cared for a plant that he found in the grey rubble of his ruined home/5.A Child's Garden of Verses.

To Alison Cunningham From Her BoyTake, nurse, the little book you hold! And grant it, Heaven, that all who read May find as dear a nurse at need, And every child who lists my rhyme, In the bright, fireside, nursery clime, May hear it in as kind a voice As made my childish days rejoice!.Year Published: Language: English Country of Origin: England Source: Stevenson, R.L.

().A Child’s Garden of & Schuster Children’s.