A Child's Garden of Verses

By: Stevenson, Robert Louis

Price: $140.25

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


76 pp, dark green cloth covered boards w/blu-green-red color pastedown on the front cover and gilt lettering, full color illustrated map of a child's garden of verses endpapers, dj lt blu w/color illustrated front panel and advertisement for four books on the rear panel. The illustrations in this volume are excellent. Stevenson's charm was his gift of seeing & feeling with his little friends.He seemed never to have forgotten what thrilled him in his childhood. This volume contains sixty-four poems with some of the titles: Rain, Pirate Story, Happy Thought, Keepsake Mill, System, Foreign Children, The Wind, Windy Nights, The Lamplighter, The Moon, Where go the Boats?, The Hayloft, Fairy Bread, Looking Forward, My Shadow, The Cow, Escape at Bedtime, Block City, Armies in the Fire, The Little Land, Nest Eggs, Autumn FIres, Summere Sun, To Minnie, To Auntie and many more. Prev owner's name on the ownership page, dj chipped along top & bottom edges of the back panel, dj front panel missing the bottom third of the panel, dj chipped at top and bottom of the spine.

Title: A Child's Garden of Verses

Author Name: Stevenson, Robert Louis

Illustrator: Pratt, Julie C.

Categories: Fiction, Children, poetry,

Publisher: Newark, NJ & New York, NY, Charles E. Graham & Co.: 1930

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Fair+

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

Seller ID: 040430

Keywords: POETRY JUVENILE LITERATURE ILLUSTRATED BOOK CHILDREN'S POEMS