ERIC Number: ED034769
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
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Children and Poetry: A Selective, Annotated Bibliography.
Haviland, Virginia; Smith, William Jay
This annotated bibliography of over 120 books was compiled to call attention to poetry for children that is both pleasing and rewarding. Omitted are traditional materials such as Mother Goose rhymes, textbooks, and collections designed especially for the classroom. Sample illustrations from the books noted and lines from poems are reproduced throughout. The entries are grouped under the following headings: (1) Rhymes, (2) Poetry of the Past, (3) 20th-Century Poetry, (4) Anthologies, and (5) World Poetry. An index of titles and authors is provided. (LH)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Anthologies, Books, Childrens Literature, Fables, Literature, Lyric Poetry, Poetry, Supplementary Reading Materials, Twentieth Century Literature
Superintendent of Documents, U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($0.75)
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Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC.