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The first book of poetry.

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

  • Children"s poetry,
  • Poetry -- Collections

  • About the Edition

    A collection of favorite poems for children, arranged in sections on animals, people, travel, make-believe, the world around us, the seasons, and nonsense verse.

    Edition Notes

    StatementPictures by Kathleen Elgin.
    ContributionsElgin, Kathleen, 1923- illus.
    LC ClassificationsPN6110.C4 P36
    The Physical Object
    Pagination114 p.
    Number of Pages114
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6135257M
    LC Control Number53008610

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