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ISBN:
0897991346
Author:
Robert Louis Stevenson
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Poetry
Language:
English
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Dandelion Press; 5th Printing edition (1979)
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Robert louis stevenson. A Child's Garden of Verses

Robert louis stevenson. A Child's Garden of Verses. Decorations by. Eve garnett. Published by the Penguin Group. Except in the United States of America, this book is sold subject to the condition that it shall not, by way of trade or otherwise, be lent, re-sold, hired out, or otherwise circulated without the publisher's prior consent in any form of binding or cover other than that in which it is published and without a similar condition including this condition.

A Child's Garden of Verses

A Child's Garden of Verses.

A Child's Garden of Verses is a collection of poetry for children by the Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson, a collection that concerns childhood, illness, play, and solitude. The collection first appeared in 1885 under the title Penny Whistles, but has been reprinted many times, often in illustrated versions. It contains about 65 poems, including "Foreign Children", "The Lamplighter," "The Land of Counterpane", "Bed in Summer", "My Shadow", and "The Swing".

A Child's Garden of Verses By. Robert Louis Stevenson. It was one of the earlier efforts of the author, Robert Louis Stevenson, a Scotchman by birth, who, owing to ill-health, became a world traveler. 1. BY WAY of INTRODUCTION. Nothing has ever been written that appeals to a child's nature more than "A CHILD'S GARDEN OF VERSES. It is written in a simple verse that a child can readily understand. During his travels he visited the United States, spending a year among our famous resorts. Later he visited Australia and the South Sea Islands, which climate agreed with him.

A Child’s Garden of Verses is a book of poetry for children. Stevenson dedicated the poems to his nurse Cummy (Alison Cunningham), who cared for him during his many childhood illnesses

A Child’s Garden of Verses is a book of poetry for children. Stevenson dedicated the poems to his nurse Cummy (Alison Cunningham), who cared for him during his many childhood illnesses. The collection includes some of Stevenson’s most famous poems, including The Land of Counterpane, My Shadow and The Lamplighter. Many of the poems describe the imaginative life of the child. In Pirate Story, for example, the garden becomes the setting for pirate adventure. The Land of Nod describes the dream land that children can only visit when they are asleep.

Included here are selections from A Child's Garden of Verses, a collection of poetry by Robert Louis Stevenson originally published in 1900. A Child’s Garden of Verses. Simon & Schuster Children’s. Source: Stevenson, . A child digs holes at the edge of the sea.

Title: A Child's Garden of Verses. Verse 142. Author: Robert Louis Stevenson. Illustrator: Jessie Willcox Smith. Release Date: May 26, 2008.

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ГлавнаяЗарубежная классикаРоберт Льюис СтивенсонA Child's Garden of Verses. Уменьшить шрифт (-) Увеличить шрифт (+). Роберт Льюис Стивенсон A Child's Garden of Verses. life - From the sick child, now well and old, Take, nurse, the little book you hold! And grant it, Heaven, that all who read May find as dear a nurse at need, And every child who lists my rhyme, In the bright, fireside, nursery clime, May hear it in as kind a voice As made my childish days rejoice!

Presents selections from a collection of poems evoking the world and feeling of childhood.