A child's garden of verses

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C. Scribner's Sons, 1905 - Children's poetry, English - 124 pages
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Review: A Child's Garden of Verses

User Review  - DM - Goodreads

[Read as part of a Collected Works of Stevenson.] Though this is hardly on a par with Robert Louis Stevenson's greater works (or even his lesser works), A Child's Garden of Verses is just what it ... Read full review

Review: A Child's Garden of Verses

User Review  - Heila - Goodreads

The way children see the world -- from down low, with so much wonder, with special observations of adults and nature -- all that is encapsulated in these poems. I had seen this book around forever ... Read full review

Contents

At the Seaside
5
Young NightThought
6
Whole Duty of Children
7
Rain
8
Pirate Story
9
Foreign Lands
10
Windy Nights
12
Travel
13
The Lamplighter
45
My Bed is a Boat
46
The Moon
48
The Swing
49
Time to Rise
51
Lookingglass River
52
Fairy Bread
54
From a Railway Carriage
55

Singing
15
Looking Forward
16
A Good Play
17
Where Go the Boats?
18
Aunties Skirts
19
The Land of Counterpane
20
The Land of Nod
21
My Shadow
23
System
25
A Good Boy
26
Escape at Bedtime
28
Marching Song
30
The Cow
32
Happy Thought
34
The Wind i 85
35
Keepsake Mill
37
Good and Bad Children
39
Foreign Children
41
The Sun Travels
43
Wintertime
57
The Hayloft
59
Farewell to the Farm
61
Northwest Passage
63
Shadow March
65
In Port
66
THE CHILD ALONE
69
The Unseen Playmate
71
My Ship and I
73
My Kingdom
75
Picturebooks in Winter
77
My Treasures
79
The Land of Storybooks
83
Night and Day
93
Summer Sun
100
The Gardener
106
To Willie and Henrietta
113
To Minnie
117
To Any Reader
124

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