The Golden Book of Poetry Author:Gertrude Elliot (Illustrator) "In every corner of the world - from South Dakota to South Africa, from Oslo to Istanbul - Golden Books are the most popular books for children ever published. In the last ten years many millions of Golden Books have gone into the homes of children of all nations. — Golden Books bring you the best of the classics as well as original stories by th... more »e best present-day writers, opening worlds of knowledge to growing minds. They are illustrated in full color by outstanding artists. Experienced editors have meticulously supervised every phase of their planning and production, from the choice of subjects which meet the child's interests to the faithful reproduction of the artists' rich colors. Many of the books are tested on both individual children and school groups. The Golden Books are created and developed with the utmost care, in the hope of making reading an experience which will bring lifelong enjoyment to each child."
This is a book consisting of many poems, some well know and some obscure, for children to enjoy.« less