The Illustrated Book of Children's Verse
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This anthology is in four parts – fable poems, animal poems, bedtime poems and poems of the natural world – and includes such famous works as Lear's 'The Owl and the Pussy-Cat', 'The Tyger' by Blake and Robert Louis Stevenson's 'Land of Counterpane', illustrated by 19th-century paintings of children and animals. The cover shows the girl and peacocks from A Moorish Garden by Frederick Leighton. Age 10+