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Vintage The Illustrated Treasury of Poetry for Children Book 1973

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Beautiful red hardcover book full of delightful poetry for children between the ages of 1 and 100........

Grosset & Dunlap, New York
1973 printing
copyright 1970
printed in USA
edited by David Ross
illustrated by John Tenniel, Edward Lear, Gyo Fujikawa and others
338 pages
measures 10 and 1/4" by 7 and 3/4"
has table of contents and picture credits
has index of authors, titles, and first lines of poetry
normal vintage wear and tear on book
binding good
no torn pages
no folded pages
no pencil, pen or crayon marks that I can find
gold writing and trim on cover in good shape
some wear on cover - along the edges, a few scuff marks
has many pretty illustrations by a number of well-known artists
good vintage condition

A sampling of what is inside:
* The Snow Storm, Ralph Waldo Emerson
* My Bed is a Boat, Robert Louis Stevenson
* The Children's Hour, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
* Autumn, Walter De La Mare
* The Naughty Boy, John Keats
* The First Dandelion, Walt Whitman

All in all, it's a very jolly old book!


Vintage The Illustrated Treasury of Poetry for Children Book 1973


  • Vintage item from the 1970s
  • Materials: hardback book, book, red book
  • Only ships within United States.
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