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Summer Evening

Walter de la Mare

The third book in the Walter De La Mare seasonal picture book quartet, beautifully illustrated by Carolina Rabei.

3 in stock

£6.99
Format
Paperback
ISBN
9780571314676
Date Published
02.06.2016
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Summary

The sandy cat by the Farmer’s chair
Mews at his knee for dainty fare;
Old Rover in his moss-greened house
Mumbles a bone, and barks at a mouse.

Carolina Rabei’s stunning illustrations beautifully illuminate Walter de la Mare’s glorious celebration of a balmy summer’s evening. One of four exceptional Walter de la Mare picture books that form a seasonal set, each with complementing colour palates and illustrations by rising young star Carolina Rabei.

Critic Reviews

An easy intro to poetry.

Today's Parent
Critic Reviews

The tranquil pages carry a sense of timelessness.

Publishers Weekly
Walterde la Mare

Walter de la Mare (1873–1956) was born in Charlton, Kent. From 1890 to 1908, he worked in the statistics department of the London office of Anglo-American Oil. For the rest of his long life, he was a full-time writer. De la Mare’s first collection of poetry, Songs of Childhood, was published under pseudonym in 1902. With the publication of The…

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