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A child's garden of verses / Robert Louis Stevenson ; illustrated by Joanna Isles.

Authors: Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894.
Call number: j821
Publisher: New York : Harry N. Abrams, 1994.
Publication date: 1994.
Subject: Children's poetry, Scottish -- Juvenile literature.
Scottish poetry -- Juvenile literature.
Title: A child's garden of verses / Robert Louis Stevenson ; illustrated by Joanna Isles.
Physical description: 87 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents note: Bed in summer -- A thought -- At the seaside -- Young night thought -- Whole duty of children -- Rain -- Pirate story -- Foreign lands -- Windy nights -- Travel -- Singing -- Looking forward -- A good play -- Where go the boats? -- Auntie's skirts -- The land of counterpane -- The land of Nod -- My shadow -- System -- A good boy -- Escape at bedtime -- Marching song -- The cow -- Happy thought -- The wind -- Keepsake mill -- Good and bad children -- Foreign children -- The sun's travels -- The lamplighter -- My bed is a boat -- The moon -- The swing -- Time to rise -- Looking-Glass River -- Fairy bread -- From a railway carriage -- Winter-time -- The hayloft -- Farewell to the farm -- North-west passage -- Good night -- Shadow march -- In port -- The unseen playmate -- My ship and I -- My kingdom -- Picture-books in winter -- My treasures -- Block city -- The land of story-books -- Armies in the fire -- The little land -- Night and day -- Nest eggs -- The flowers -- Summer sun -- The dumb soldier -- Autumn fires -- The gardener -- Historical associations -- To Willie and Henrietta -- To my Mother -- To Auntie -- To Minnie -- To my name-child -- To any reader.
Summary note: A collection of poems evoking the world and feelings of childhood.
Added author: Isles, Joanna, illustrator.
ISBN: 0810931966 :
LCCN: 93074829
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|500161
Bib No.: 500161

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