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Selections from The tree house : James K. Baxter's poems for children / compiled and illustrated by Eleanor Fearn.

By: Baxter, James K.
Contributor(s): Fearn, Eleanor | FEARN, Eleanor illus.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Auckland, N.Z. : Scholastic New Zealand, 2002Description: 1 volumes (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1869435605 (hbk.) :; 1869435702 (pbk.).Other title: Tree house.Uniform titles: The tree house and other poems for children. Selections Subject(s): Baxter, James K. (James Keir), 1926-1972 -- Juvenile literature | Baxter, James K. -- Juvenile literature | Children's poetry, New Zealand -- Juvenile literature | Poetry -- Collections -- Juvenile literature | Poetry -- New Zealand -- Juvenile literature | New Zealand poetry -- Juvenile literatureGenre/Form: Children's nonfiction.DDC classification: NZ821.2
Contents:
The growly bear -- The shepherd -- The seagull - Jack Frost -- The ships -- Little Mr Mushroom -- Rain -- Twenty little engines -- The tree house -- The snowman -- The firemen -- The elephant -- The big black whale -- The gorse fire -- Swing, swing, swing -- The old owl.
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Childrens Non-Fiction Davis (Central) Library
Children's Non-fiction
Children's Non-fiction 821 TRE 1 Available
Childrens Non-Fiction Davis (Central) Library
Children's Non-fiction
Children's Non-fiction 821 TRE 2 Available

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Limited hardcover edition of poems for children by James K Baxter, reprinted to mark the anniversary of his death thirty years ago in October 1972. Compiled and illustrated by Eleanor Fearn this is the first illustrated edition of Baxter's work for children. Baxter originally wrote these poems to entertain his unruly students during a brief period of primary school teaching.

Poems selected from: The tree house and other poems for children. Wellington, N.Z. : Price Milburn, 1974.

Includes bibliographical references.

The growly bear -- The shepherd -- The seagull - Jack Frost -- The ships -- Little Mr Mushroom -- Rain -- Twenty little engines -- The tree house -- The snowman -- The firemen -- The elephant -- The big black whale -- The gorse fire -- Swing, swing, swing -- The old owl.

Junior, primary.

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