9781420954685-1420954687-A Child's Garden of Verses (Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith)

A Child's Garden of Verses (Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith)

ISBN-13: 9781420954685
ISBN-10: 1420954687
Edition: Illustrated
Author: Stevenson, Robert Louis
Publication date: 2017
Publisher: Digireads.com Publishing
Format: Paperback 100 pages
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ISBN-13: 9781420954685
ISBN-10: 1420954687
Edition: Illustrated
Author: Stevenson, Robert Louis
Publication date: 2017
Publisher: Digireads.com Publishing
Format: Paperback 100 pages

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Acknowledged authors Stevenson, Robert Louis wrote A Child's Garden of Verses (Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith) comprising 100 pages back in 2017. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 1420954687 and 9781420954685. Since then A Child's Garden of Verses (Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith) textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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First published in 1885 under the title “Penny Whistles”, Robert Louis Stevenson’s “A Child’s Garden of Verses”, is a collection of sixty-five poems for children about darkness and solitude. Amongst the collection includes such classics as “Foreign Children”, “The Lamplighter”, “The Land of Counterpane”, “Bed in Summer”, “My Shadow”, and “The Swing.” Inspired by many of his personal experiences as a child, Stevenson in this collection evokes the loneliness of being young, which he personally felt growing up due to his many illnesses, the spirit of adventure that filled his imagination as a youth, and his recollections of friends, family, and nature during the times he spent playing in the gardens at Colinton Manse. A beautiful collection of poetry, “A Child’s Garden of Verses” is sure to evoke memories of youth in all its readers and delight the child in all of us. This edition is printed on premium acid-free paper and includes the illustrations of Jessie Wilcox Smith which first appeared in the 1905 edition.

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