"A Child's Garden of Verses" by Robert Louis Stevenson, published by Platt & Munk Publishers, copyright 1961.
This edition includes all of Robert Louis Stevenson's beloved poems in one compact volume. Illustrated in full color and in black and white with a short introductory note about Stevenson and his poems.
A Child's Garden of Verses was among the first poetry written for and about a child's own wonderful world of discovery and imagination - a landmark in the Victorian age, when verse for children was intended to edify and to convey oral instruction in rhyme.
84 page hard cover book in good condition with no rips or tears. There is a gift inscription on the first page of the book. The dust jacket is in fair condition.