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A Child's Garden of Verses (original 1885; edition 1931)
A Child's Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson (1885)
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0689823827, Hardcover)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 joys of his childhood, from sailing boats down a river, to waiting for the lamplighter, to sailing off to foreign lands in his imagination. Tasha Tudor's watercolor paintings evoke a simpler time in the past, and celebrate two of the things she loves most -- children and nature. Her talents are the perfect match for these inspiring poems, making this a handsome gift edition that will be cherished by families for generations.
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A collection of poems evoking the world and feelings of childhood.
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Book covers, A Child's Garden of Verses in Tattered but still lovely
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An edition of this book was published by HarperCollins Childrens Books.
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