The golden treasury of poetry

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Golden Press, 1959 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 324 pages
3 Reviews
An illustrated collection of over 350 English and American poems, about animals, people, famous events, the seasons, and Christmas, and including nonsense verse, inspirational lines, and wisdom in rhyme.

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Review: The Golden Treasury of Poetry

User Review  - Etta Mcquade - Goodreads

When my children were at home, we read the poems in this book so much that the book is now falling apart. Not only is this a wonderful selection of poetry, but it is illustrated beautifully. Today, as ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kate Barsotti - Goodreads

I preferred the abridged version as a child, and blame Untermeyer for branding the minor poems of major poets on my brain. But it's still lovely. Read full review

Contents

Foreword
8
Seven Times One Jean Ingelow
14
Questions at Night Louis Untermeyer
20
Copyright

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About the author (1959)

Joan Anglund Walsh is the author and illustrator of books for all ages. Her illustrations feature round faced characters with no mouths. Her first title was "A Friend is Someone Who Likes You." This along with her other titles have been published worldwide in more than 12 languages. She has been honored by the Lincoln Academy of Illinois for her contribution to art and literature. She currently resides in Connecticut.