Robert Louis Stevenson's a Child's Garden of Verses
Random House Children's Books
So you may see, if you will look Through the windows of this book, Another child, far, far away, First published in 1885, A Child's Garden of Verses is one of the best-loved classic poetry books for children ever written. The world-famous illustrator Michael Foreman complements these classic and beloved verses with illustrations as luminous and clear as Stevenson's own word pictures. First published to mark the collection's centenary year of 1985, the book is now reissued in a finely-produced gift edition in hardback with imitation cloth binding, head and tail bands.
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|Grouping Title||robert louis stevensons a childs garden of verses|
|Grouping Author||robert louis stevenson|
|Grouping Language||English (eng)|
|Last Grouping Update||2020-10-30 04:16:53AM|
|Last Indexed||2020-10-30 04:46:00AM|
|Novelist Primary ISBN||9781910959107|
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|display_description||How do you like to go up in a swing,|
Up in the air so blue?
Oh, I do think it the pleasantest thing
Ever a child can do!
Robert Louis Stevenson's rhymes have charmed children and adults alike since 1885, when they first appeared to a delighted public. Stevenson's joyful exploration of the world speaks directly from a child's point of view and celebrates the child's imagination. This Golden Books edition, originally published in 1951, features lively, colorful illustrations by Caldecott Medalists Alice and Martin Provensen. The original artwork has been digitally restored for this edition—resulting in a stunning, best-ever reproduction!
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|title_display||Robert Louis Stevenson's a Child's Garden of Verses|
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