A collection of poetry for children by Scottish poet Robert Louis Stevenson. This collection was first published in 1885 under the title Penny Whistles. The collection contains 65 poems with many well known poems such as “My Shadow,” “Bed in Summer,” and “Foreign Children.”
This book’s formatting and illustrations are derived from the 1909 version of A Child’s Garden of Verses illustrated by Florence Edith Storer. As always, this edition is complete and unabridged.
Author(s):Robert Louis Stevenson
Illustrator(s): Florence Edith Storer
Book Size: 6" x 9"
Font Size: 12pt ISBN: 9781649650023
Paperback - Color Interior: Perfect bound with gloss cover; white standard paper.
Robert Louis Stevenson was a Scottish novelist, essayist, and poet renowned for his captivating tales that have left an indelible mark on literature. Born into a family of engineers and lighthouse builders in Edinburgh, Scotland, Stevenson defied his family's expectations by pursuing a literary career. Learn More