Poems To Read and To Learn Author:Selected by Ilse Hayes Govoni and Dorothy Hall Smith, Illus. by Grace Dalles Clarke Poems to Read and to Learn is overflowing with 80 well-known poems that children love. The many and varied groups of poems gathered here are enriched with fresh and beautiful pictures. — Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson, A. A. Milne, Christina Rossetti, Walter de la Mare, Hilda Conkling, Rachel Field, Kate Greenaway, Vachel Lindsay and many other... more »s are included.
They have been selected to give children enjoyment while reading or listening, as well as an appreciation of the color, music, and vitality of words.« less