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Author Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894, author.
Title A child's garden of verses / by Robert Louis Stevenson, illustrated by Alice and Martin Provensen.
Pub Info New York, NY : Golden Books, [2017]
©1979
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Chatham-Children's Coll.  J 821 Ste     AVAILABLE
 Falmouth-Children's Room  J 811 Ste     AVAILABLE
1 copy being processed for Chatham-Children's-NEW.
Descript 68 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
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unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Audience NP Lexile
Note Originally published by Golden Press, Inc., New York in 1951.
Contents To any reader -- At the seaside -- My shadow -- Autumn fires -- My ship and I -- The wind -- Where go the boats? -- The flowers -- The cow -- Block city -- Rain -- Windy nights -- From a railway carriage -- A good play -- Foreign lands -- Looking forward -- Nest eggs -- The little land -- The whole duty of children -- The moon -- Singing -- The dumb soldier -- The swing -- The hayloft -- My kingdom -- The land of counterpane -- Time to rise -- Fairy bread -- Farewell to the farm -- Pirate story -- My bed is a boat -- The land of Nod -- The lamplighter -- Escape at bedtime -- Bed in summer.
Summary A collection of poems evoking the world and feelings of childhood, including "The land of Counterpane," "My Shadow," "The Swing," "The Moon," and "Looking Forward," complemented by digitally restored, retro-style illustrations by two Caldecott Medalists.
Subject Children's poetry -- Juvenile literature.
Children's stories -- Juvenile literature.
English poetry.
JUVENILE FICTION / Imagination & Play.
JUVENILE FICTION / Nature & the Natural World / Environment.
JUVENILE FICTION / Stories in Verse.
Genre Children's poetry.
Add Author Provensen, Alice, illustrator.
Provensen, Martin, illustrator.
ISBN 0399555374 (hardcover)
9780399555374 (hardcover)
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