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Poetry for Young People: Samuel Taylor Coleridge (Poetry for Young People)

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Praise for books in the POETRY FOR YOUNG PEOPLE series... <BR>"It is particularly heartening to come upon...The Poetry for Young People series [which] should be commended for recognizing that secure stepping stones hold infinitely more hope than forced marches."--Washington Post Book World <BR>"Satisfies in every way."--School Library Journal <BR>"Engaging...both informs and intrigues....The editors of these handsome collections...have chosen well, bringing together about 20 of each great poet's most accessible, compelling poems...The fullcolor paintings on each page are beautiful."--Booklist <BR>"Nothing short of breathtaking."--Parents <BR>They're perfect marriages of classic poetry and beautiful art! <BR>Every breathtaking volume in this critically acclaimed, best-selling series features exquisite full-color illustrations that enhance each verse and a renowned scholar's guidance to help children understand and love poetry. Also included is an introduction to each poem, full annotations that define unfamiliar vocabulary, and fascinating biographical information.<BR>

Synopsis:

Praise for books in the POETRY FOR YOUNG PEOPLE series...

"It is particularly heartening to come upon...The Poetry for Young People series [which] should be commended for recognizing that secure stepping stones hold infinitely more hope than forced marches."--Washington Post Book World

"Satisfies in every way."--School Library Journal

"Engaging...both informs and intrigues....The editors of these handsome collections...have chosen well, bringing together about 20 of each great poet's most accessible, compelling poems...The fullcolor paintings on each page are beautiful."--Booklist

"Nothing short of breathtaking."--Parents

They're perfect marriages of classic poetry and beautiful art!

Every breathtaking volume in this critically acclaimed, best-selling series features exquisite full-color illustrations that enhance each verse and a renowned scholar's guidance to help children understand and love poetry. Also included is an introduction to each poem, full annotations that define unfamiliar vocabulary, and fascinating biographical information.

Synopsis:

Introduces the life of author Samuel Taylor Coleridge and presents a sample of his poetry, including complete works and excerpts, with a brief, explanatory introduction to each.

Table of Contents

"Answer to a Child's Questions" — From "Songs of the Pixies" — From "Frost at Midnight" — From "This Lime-Tree Bower My Prison" — "Kubla Khan: Or, A Vision in a Dream" — From "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" — "The Knight's Tomb" — Song from "Zapolya" — From "Christabel" — "Phantom" — "Reason for Love's Blindness" — From "Limbo" — From "The Wanderings of Cain" — "Time, Real and Imaginary" — From "The Nightingale" — "Fancy in Nubibus" — "Something Childish, but Very Natural" — "Sonnet to the River Otter."

Product Details

ISBN:
9780806969510
Editor:
Engell, James
Author:
Chan, Harvey
Editor:
Engell, James
Author:
Coleridge, Samuel Taylor
Author:
Engell, James
Publisher:
Sterling
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Poetry - General
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Poetry / Plays
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Poetry
Subject:
Literary Criticism & Collections
Subject:
English poetry
Subject:
Children's poetry, English
Subject:
Poetry : General
Subject:
BG-HISTORY - BG-WAR/MILITARY TRANSPORT
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
Poetry for Young People
Series Volume:
no. 108-38
Publication Date:
20030401
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
- Up
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
10 x 8.5 in
Age Level:
08-UP

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Product details 48 pages Sterling Publishing - English 9780806969510 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Praise for books in the POETRY FOR YOUNG PEOPLE series...

"It is particularly heartening to come upon...The Poetry for Young People series [which] should be commended for recognizing that secure stepping stones hold infinitely more hope than forced marches."--Washington Post Book World

"Satisfies in every way."--School Library Journal

"Engaging...both informs and intrigues....The editors of these handsome collections...have chosen well, bringing together about 20 of each great poet's most accessible, compelling poems...The fullcolor paintings on each page are beautiful."--Booklist

"Nothing short of breathtaking."--Parents

They're perfect marriages of classic poetry and beautiful art!

Every breathtaking volume in this critically acclaimed, best-selling series features exquisite full-color illustrations that enhance each verse and a renowned scholar's guidance to help children understand and love poetry. Also included is an introduction to each poem, full annotations that define unfamiliar vocabulary, and fascinating biographical information.

"Synopsis" by , Introduces the life of author Samuel Taylor Coleridge and presents a sample of his poetry, including complete works and excerpts, with a brief, explanatory introduction to each.
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