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The Oxford Treasury of Children's Poems

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"I should like to rise and go
where the golden apples grow."
For the child entering the world of poetry for the first time, The Oxford Treasury of Children's Poems will prove both delightful and illuminating.
Beginning with limericks and tongue-twisters, word-plays and nursery rhymes, we are led into the world of children's poetry. Here are poems about giants and dragons, f
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Hardcover, 174 pages
Published October 20th 1988 by Oxford University Press, USA
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Absolutely brilliant. Again, some scary pictures later on in the book though - for example, for The Old Wife and The Ghost.
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Michael Harrison has written four teenage novels and has edited many highly-acclaimed poetry anthologies.
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