The golden treasury of poetry

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Golden Press, 1959 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 324 pages
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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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User Review  - Julia Brumfield - Goodreads

Definitely an oldie but a goodie that one will treasure for years to come. Within this book there is a collection of such great names such as TS Eliot, Emily Dickinson, John Keats, Carl Sanburg and so ... Read full review

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User Review  - Stephen - Goodreads

As an anthology of poetry for children reading-aloud-to age who might move on to enjoying it alone this can be compared favorably to an earlier anthology, All The Silver Pennies on which I was weaned ... Read full review


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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.