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A Child S Garden of Verses (Dover Children's Thrift Classics)

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Publisher Comments:

"The Land of Counterpane," "My Bed is a Boat," "The Land of Nod" and over 60 other poems children and their parents have cherished for over a century. Humorous and whimsical, grave and fearful, courageous and determined, these poems voice many moods. Reprinted in large, easy-to-read type, with 6 new illustrations.

Synopsis:

"The Land of Counterpane," "The Land of Nod" and 62 other poems voice the many moods and currents of a child's imaginings. Reprinted in large, easy-to-read type, with new illustrations.

Synopsis:

"The Land of Counterpane," "The Land of Nod" and 62 other poems voice the many moods and currents of a child's imaginings. Reprinted in large, easy-to-read type, with new illustrations.

Synopsis:

"The Land of Counterpane," "My Bed is a Boat," "The Land of Nod" and over 60 other poems children and their parents have cherished for over a century. Humorous and whimsical, grave and fearful, courageous and determined, these poems voice many moods. Reprinted in large, easy-to-read type, with 6 new illustrations.

Table of Contents

TO ALISON CUNNINGHAM

I. Bed in Summer

II. A Thought

III. At the Sea-Side

IV. Young Night Thought

V. Whole Duty of Children

VI. Rain

VII. Pirate Story

VIII. Foreign Lands

IX. Windy Nights

X. Travel

XI. Singing

XII. Looking Forward

XIII. A Good Play

XIV. Where Go the Boats?

XV. Auntie's Skirts

XVI. The Land ofCounterpane

XVII. The Land of Nod

XVIII. My Shadow

XIX. System

XX. A Good Boy

XXI. Escape at Bedtime

XXII. Marching Song

XXIII. The Cow

XXIV. Happy Thought

XXV. The Wind

XXVI. Keepsake Mill

XXVII. Good and Bad Children

XXVIII. Foreign Children

XXIX. The Sun's Travels

XXX. The Lamplighter

XXXI. My Bed Is a Boat

XXXII. The Moon

XXIII. The Swing

XXXIV. Time to Rise

XXXV. Looking-Glass River

XXXVI. Fairy Bread

XXXVII. From a Railway Carriage

XXXVIII. Winter-Time

XXXIX. The Hayloft

XL. Farewell to the Farm

XLI. North-West Passage

 1. GOOD NIGHT

 2. SHADOW MARCH

 3. IN PORT

THE CHILD ALONE

I. The Unseen Playmate

II. My Ship and I

III. My Kingdom

IV. Picture-Books in Winter

V. My Treasures

VI. Block City

VII. The Land of Story-Books

VIII. Armies in the Fire

IX. The Little Land

GARDEN DAYS

I. Night and Day

II. Nest Eggs

III. The Flowers

IV. Summer Sun

V. The Dumb Soldier

VI. Autumn Fires

VII. The Gardener

VIII. Historical Associations

ENVOYS

I. To Willie and Henrietta

II. To My Mother

III. To Auntie

IV. To Minnie

V. To My Name-Child

VI. To Any Reader

Alphabetical List of Titles

Alphabetical List of First Lines

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486273013
performance Read:
Kliros, Thea
Author:
Kliros, Thea
Author:
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Author:
Children's Dover Thrift
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
Mineola, NY
Subject:
General
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Literature - Classics / Contemporary
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Poetry - General
Subject:
Children's poetry
Subject:
Collections
Subject:
Scottish poetry
Subject:
Children's poetry, English
Subject:
Children's poetry, Scottish
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Poetry : General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Children's Thrift Classics
Series Volume:
EA-2508
Publication Date:
19920931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 3 to 6
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.19 in 0.19 lb
Age Level:
04-08

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"Synopsis" by ,
"The Land of Counterpane," "The Land of Nod" and 62 other poems voice the many moods and currents of a child's imaginings. Reprinted in large, easy-to-read type, with new illustrations.

"Synopsis" by ,
"The Land of Counterpane," "The Land of Nod" and 62 other poems voice the many moods and currents of a child's imaginings. Reprinted in large, easy-to-read type, with new illustrations.

"Synopsis" by ,
"The Land of Counterpane," "My Bed is a Boat," "The Land of Nod" and over 60 other poems children and their parents have cherished for over a century. Humorous and whimsical, grave and fearful, courageous and determined, these poems voice many moods. Reprinted in large, easy-to-read type, with 6 new illustrations.

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