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Author: Louis Untermeyer
Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and Company [©1923]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Poems of 49 English and American writers, chosen for their appeal to readers from 9 to 16 years of age and likely to please adults as well--New York State Library.
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Genre/Form: Anthologie
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Untermeyer, Louis, 1885-1977.
This singing world.
New York, Harcourt, Brace and Co. [©1923]
(OCoLC)609445400
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Louis Untermeyer
OCLC Number: 1358531
Description: xxi, 445 pages : including illustrations, plates color frontispiece ; 21 cm
Contents: The year's at the spring / Robert Browning --
Storm / H.D. --
I am he that walks / Walt Whitman --
Prayer for this house / Louis Untermeyer --
The sea / A.C. Swinburne --
The noise of waters / James Joyce --
The Lake Isle of Innisfree / William Butler Yeats --
The house on the hill / Edwin Arlington Robinson --
A child's prayer / Francis Thompson --
Father William / Lewis Carroll --
The last leaf / Oliver Wendell Holmes --
Dolphins in blue water / Amy Lowell --
Chanticleer / Katherine Tynan --
Blow, bugle, blow / Alfred Tennyson --
Nirvana / John Hall Wheelock --
Apparitions / Robert Browning. Partial contents cont'd: Israfel / Edgar Allan Poe --
Whoopee ti yi yo / American cowboy ballad --
The yarn of the 'Nancy Bell' / W.S. Gilbert --
The blind men and the elephant / John Godfrey Saxe --
The embarrassing episode of little miss muffett / Guy Wetmore Carryl --
How Brer Tarrypin learned to fly / Joel Chandler Harris --
The owl and the pussy-cat / Edward Lear --
Nonesense rhymes / Gelett Burgess --
Nonesense limericks / Edward Lear --
Wynken, blynken and nod / Eugene Field --
Fourth of July ode / James Russell Lowell --
Recessional / Rudyard Kipling --
The house of Christmas / G.K. Chesterton --
Columbus ; For those who fail / Joaquin Miller.
Responsibility: collected and edited by Louis Untermeyer, illustrations by Florence Wyman Ivins.

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Poems of 49 English and American writers, chosen for their appeal to readers from 9 to 16 years of age and likely to please adults as well--New York State Library.

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