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A child's garden of verses

Author: Robert Louis Stevenson; Charles Robinson
Publisher: Ware : Wordsworth Editions, 1993. ©1993
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of poems evoking the world and feelings of childhood. The 64 poems in this book are a masterly evocation of childhood from the author of Treasure Island and Kidnapped. They are full of delightful irony, wit and the fantasy worlds of childhood imagination, and introduce for the first time the Land of Nod. But they are also touched with a genuine and gentle pathos at times as they recall a world which  Read more...
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Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Louis Stevenson; Charles Robinson
ISBN: 9781853261411 1853261416
OCLC Number: 873081243
Description: 140 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Robert Louis Stevenson ; illustrated by Charles Robinson.

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The 64 poems in this collection evoke childhood. The verses are full of irony, wit and the fantasy of childhood imagination, and introduce for the first time the Land of Nod.  Read more...

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