Classic Poems for Children

Classic Poems for Children

Best-loved Verse From the Great Poets, Including Lewis Carroll, John Keats and Walt Whitman

Book - 2011
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Baker & Taylor
Presents a collection of classic poetry, including "The Owl and the Pussy-cat," "It's Raining, It's Pouring," and "O Captain! My Captain!"

Includes classic verse from the great poets, including Lewis Carroll, John Keats and Walt Whitman. This title includes over 100 poems that is designed to introduce readers of all ages to poetry.


This inspirational book of over 100 poems is designed to introduce readers of all ages to poetry. It is the starting point on a very special journey to a whole spectrum of thoughts and feelings, magical lands and faraway places.

The collection features works by some of the world's most well-known writers and poets,

including Edgar Allen Poe, Christina Rossetti, William Shakespeare and Alfred, Lord Tennyson.

With songs and chants such as Waltzing Matilda, or It's Raining, It's Pouring; evocative poems such as Spring by William Blake and When That I Was And A Little Tiny Boy by William Shakespeare, children's favourites like Wynken, Blynken and Nod,

and lullabies such as Hush Little Baby.

Publisher: U.K. : Armadillo, ©2011
ISBN: 9781843227885
Characteristics: 192 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Shuttleworth, Cathie
Baxter, Nicola


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