|Statement||by Peter Wasyl Kuzyk.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 176 p. :|
|Number of Pages||176|
A Child's Garden of Verses is a collection of poetry aimed at young children though due to the latent racism and views on British supremacy, I would not recommend it to a young impressionable reader/5. The collection Garden of Verse: Book One (see WLT , p. ) took Peter Wasyl Kuzyk well over sixty years to write; he wrote Book Two in only two years, This would indicate that he is now more confident in his poetic voice and that his ideas are more mature and elaborate. A Child's Garden of Verses is a book of poems for children written by Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson. The original cover of the first edition The poems were written from Stevenson's memories of his own childhood and are perfect for sharing with children, even when they're still babies. ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON (–) was a Scottish novelist, poet, essayist, and travel writer. A literary celebrity in his lifetime, he is best known for his works Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. ALICE AND MARTIN PROVENSEN began to illustrate children’s books together in , many of them for Golden Books: The Fuzzy Ducking; The Golden Book /5(43).
To Alison Cunningham From Her Boy For the long nights you lay awake And watched for my unworthy sake: For your most comfortable hand That led me through the uneven land: For all the story-books you read: For all the pains you comforted: For all you pitied, all you bore, In sad and happy days of yore: My second Mother, my first Wife, The angel of my infant life-- From the sick child, now well. A Childs Garden Of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at A Child's Garden of Verses, First Edition - AbeBooks Passion for books. Robert Louis Stevenson's A Child's Garden Of Verses (Golden Books Edition)Reviews: A Child’s Garden of Verses is one of the most famous children’s collections of poetry ever published. It was written by Robert Louis Stevenson for children about the joys and sorrows of childhood, touching on themes like illness and solitude as well as make-believe games and play/5(80).
A Child's Garden of Verses: A Classic Illustrated edition (Classic Illustrated (CLAS)) Stevenson, Robert Louis Published by Chronicle Books (). This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. A Child"s Garden of Verse. Stevenson, Robert Louis Ills by Hilda Austin and. Robert Louis Stevenson's classic book of verse about childhood will delight readers of all ages. This poetry is marked by its regular rhythms and lovely rhymes. Here is a classic, illustrated edition of one of the best loved poetry collections in the world. Lavishly illustrated with more than pictures by the most distinguished children's book artists of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, this edition of A Child's Garden of Verses contains all the poems that appeared in the original book, published over years ago/5(12).