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The tall book of make-believe

Author: Jane Werner Watson; Walter De la Mare; Garth Williams
Publisher: New York : Harper & Brothers, ©1950.
Edition/Format:   Book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of children's prose and verse.
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Genre/Form: Children's poetry
Short stories
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Werner Watson; Walter De la Mare; Garth Williams
OCLC Number: 1053241
Description: 92 pages : illustrations ; 32 x 14 cm
Contents: Somewhere / Walter De la Mare --
One day when we went walking / Valine Hobbs --
The sugar-plum tree / Eugene Field --
The very mischief / Lesley Frost --
The little house / Elizabeth Godley --
Susan's bears / Mildred Lawrence --
The duel / Eugene Field --
What I would do / Dorothy Aldis --
Mr. Nobody / Anonymous --
Someone / Walter de la Mare --
Bad mousie / Martha Ward Dudley --
Calico pie / Edward Lear --
Mrs. Brown / Rose Fyleman --
The whale / Geoffrey Dearmer --
Moon song / Mildred Plew Meigs --
The mermaid / Alfred Tennyson --
The everlasting lollipop / Paul Averitt --
The bear hunt / Margaret Widdemer --
Wynken, Blynken, and Nod / Eugene Field --
Foreign lands / Robert Louis Stevenson --
A piper / Seumas O'Sullivan --
The little elf / John Kendrick Bangs --
The pear tree / E. Elizabeth Longwell --
Growing up / Marchette Chute --
The land of counterpane / Robert Louis Stevenson --
Georgie / Robert Bright --
Strange tree / Elizabeth Madox Roberts --
When I was a bird / Katherine Mansfield --
How they bring back the village of cream puffs when the wind blows it away / Carl Sandburg --
Hiding / Dorothy Aldis --
The invisible playmate / Margaret Widdemer --
A swing song / William Allingham --
Clouds / Christina G. Rossetti --
The crescent moon / Amy Lowell.
Responsibility: selected by Jane Werner ; pictures by Garth Williams.

Abstract:

A collection of children's prose and verse.

Table of Contents:

by firefly-away (WorldCat user on 2005-12-07)

Somewhere Walter de la Mare 11 One Day When We Went Walking Valine Hobbs 13 The Sugar-plum Tree Eugene Field 14 The Very Mischief Lesley 16 The Little House Elizabeth Godley 24 Susan's Bears Mildred Lawrence 26 The Duel Eugene Field 34 What Would I Do Dorothy Aldis 36 Mr. Nobody Anonymous 38 Someone Walter de la Mare 39 Bad Mousie Martha Ward Dudley 41 Calico Pie Edward Lear 48 Mrs. Brown Rose Fyleman 50 The Whale Geoffrey Dearmer 51 Moon Song Mildred Plew Meigs 53 The Mermaid Alfred Tennyson 55 The Everlasting Lollipop Paul Averitt 56 The Bear Hunt Margaret Widdemer 63 Wynken, Blynken, and Nod Eugene Field 64 Foreign Lands Robert Louis Stevenson 67 A Piper Seumas O'Sullivan 68 The Little Elf John Kendrick Bangs 69 The Pear Tree E. Elizabeth Longwell 70 Growing Up Marchette Chute 71 The Land of Counterpane Robert Louis Stevenson 72 Georgie Robert Bright 74 Strange Tree Elizabeth Madox Roberts 81 When I Was a Bird Katherine Mansfield 82 How They Bring Back the Village of Cream Puffs When the Wind Blows It Away Carl Sandburg 84 Hiding Dorothy Aldis 88 The Invisible Playmate Margaret Widdemer 89 A Swing Song William Allingham 90 Clouds Christina G. Rossetti 91 The Crescent Moon Amy Lowell 92

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