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Robert Louis Stevenson: Finding Treasure Island

Angelica Shirley Carpenter, Jean Shirley - Biography & Autobiography - 1997 - 144 pages
...Maggie, "and I don't think they would be difficult to do." He began writing poems for children like "The Swing." How do you like to go up in a swing, Up in the air so blue? Oh I do think it is the pleasantest thing Ever a child can do! The Stevensons spent their second winter in Davos in...
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The Work of Poetry

John Hollander - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 318 pages
...consider some of its occasions; for example, these lines О в Un in the air and over the wall, r. Till I can see so wide, •? Rivers and trees and cattle and all ^ Over the countryside— 2 Who should climb but little me? | [and here, the Dorothy Parker (b. 1893) agenda? the smarty-pants...
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The Work of Poetry

John Hollander - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 318 pages
...of its occasions; for example, these lines ~j from "The Swing": Up in the air and over the wall, B. Till I can see so wide, ° Rivers and trees and cattle and all ^3 Over the countryside— 3 Who should climb but little me? [and here, the Dorothy Parker (b. 1893)...
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Selected Poems

Robert Louis Stevenson - Poetry - 1998 - 288 pages
...out of her way; And flowers and children close their eyes Till up in the morning the sun shall arise. The Swing How do you like to go up in a swing, Up...and trees and cattle and all Over the countryside 8l LOOKING-GLASS RIVER Till I look down on the garden green, 10 Down on the roof so brown Up in the...
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Summer on the Southside

Amy Waters Yarsinske - Travel - 1998 - 128 pages
...the porch swing ot a house in the Bramble ton section ot Norfolk during the summer ot 1^42. "I Km' do you like to go up in a swing, / Up in the air MI blue' / Oh, I do think it the pleasrantest thing / Ever a child can doi" [From "The Swing," A Child's...
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Robert Louis Stevenson

Robert Louis Stevenson, Frances Schoonmaker - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2000 - 48 pages
...footing true, To please the child, to paint th<>rose, The gardener of the World, he goes. repose — rest THE SWING How do you like to go up in a swing, Up...wide, Rivers and trees and cattle and all Over the countrvside — Till I look down on the garden green, Down on the roof so brown — Up in the air I...
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Nelson's New West Indian Readers 1

Undine Giuseppi - English language - 2014 - 104 pages
...to let you tell it to the class. 6. Give a name to your story, and draw a picture to go with it. 3 The Swing How do you like to go up in a swing, Up...wall, Till I can see so wide, Rivers and trees and catde and all Over the countryside — Till I look down on the garden green, Down on the roof so brown...
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Readers Theatre for Young Children

Win Braun, Carl Braun - Education - 1998 - 160 pages
...But home's For a little child like me. 79 4: 1: Reader 4 Reader i; Reader 4 Robert Louis Stevenson How do you like to go up in a swing, Up in the air...thing Ever a child can do! Up in the air and over the walls Till I can see so wide, Rivers and trees and cattle and all Over the countryside— j «. Till...
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Light-Gathering Poems

Liz Rosenberg - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2000 - 146 pages
...hints of possibility. The old-time children's poets, such as Robert Louis Stevenson, used language like "How do you like to go up in a swing, / Up in the...think it the pleasantest thing / Ever a child can do!" — which would very likely turn my son's stomach, but which I considered as exotic as the language...
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Mother's Favorite Verses: Good Old Days Remembers

Ken Tate - Poetry - 2001 - 160 pages
...Poems are made by fools like me, But only God can make a tree. The Swing By Robert Louis Stevenson How do you like to go up in a swing, Up in the air...wide, Rivers and trees and cattle and all, Over the countrysideTill I look down on the garden green, Down on the roof so brownUp in the air I go flying...
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