Favorite Poems Old and New (Hardcover)
Doubleday Books for Young Readers, 9780385076968, 640pp.
Publication Date: September 1, 1957
Helen Ferris edited 17 books for young readers and was editor-in-chief of the Junior Literary Guild from 1929-1959. Leonard Weisgard was one of the foremost illustrators in the children's book field, with more than 200 books to his name.
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Praise For Favorite Poems Old and New…
“Among this abundance of funny poems, serious poems, story poems, poetic prose from the Bible, parents will find almost all those they want to share with their children. It makes a fat, generous, attractive book.”—Christian Science Monitor
“If your children don’t like poetry, expose them to this collection . . . and I defy them to resist its magic.”—Kirkus Reviews