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Poetry for a Lifetime: All-Time Favorite Poems to Delight and Inspire All Ages

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ISBN13: 9780966580402
ISBN10: 0966580400
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A collection of more than 340 unforgettable poems, this book includes such well-known favorites as “ The Night Before Christmas, ” “ The Bridge Builder, ” “ If, ” “ Paul Revere’ s Ride, ” “ Old Ironsides, ” and “ O Captain My Captain ” Selected for their rhyme, meter, and content, these poems tell stories, teach history, give advice, instill a reverence for nature, and inspire the mind. Comments are included with each poem, providi extra information or light anecdotes. Organized by theme with large text and illustrations, this book is easy to read and browse.

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A collection of more than 340 unforgettable poems, this book includes such well-known favorites as “The Night Before Christmas,” “The Bridge Builder,” “If,” “Paul Reveres Ride,” “Old Ironsides,” and “O Captain! My Captain!” Selected for their rhyme, meter, and content, these poems tell stories, teach history, give advice, instill a reverence for nature, and inspire the mind. Comments are included with each poem, providing extra information or light anecdotes. Organized by theme with large text and illustrations, this book is easy to read and browse.

About the Author

Samuel Norfleet Etheredge is a retired vascular surgeon and an avid poetry reader and writer. He lives in Orwinda, California.

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ragruger1022, October 7, 2008 (view all comments by ragruger1022)
Mr. Etheredge has done all the work for you here. This book has all of the poems you remember from your childhood and many new favorites. It has an introduction to each poem that is as interesting sometimes as the poems themselves. No home should be without this one.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780966580402
Editor:
Etheredge, Samuel Norfleet
Editor:
Norfleet Etheredge, Samuel
Editor:
Etheredge, Samuel Norfleet
Editor:
Norfleet Etheredge, Samuel
Author:
Etheredge, Samuel Norfleet
Author:
Norfleet Etheredge, Samuel
Publisher:
Miravista Press
Location:
Orinda, CA :
Subject:
Anthologies (multiple authors)
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Poetry (poetic works by one author)
Subject:
Poetry -Anthologies
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series Volume:
105-292
Publication Date:
19990331
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
488
Dimensions:
9.50 x 6.50 in 2.26 lb

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Poetry for a Lifetime: All-Time Favorite Poems to Delight and Inspire All Ages
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A collection of more than 340 unforgettable poems, this book includes such well-known favorites as “The Night Before Christmas,” “The Bridge Builder,” “If,” “Paul Reveres Ride,” “Old Ironsides,” and “O Captain! My Captain!” Selected for their rhyme, meter, and content, these poems tell stories, teach history, give advice, instill a reverence for nature, and inspire the mind. Comments are included with each poem, providing extra information or light anecdotes. Organized by theme with large text and illustrations, this book is easy to read and browse.

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