Poems children will sit still for a selection for the primary grades.

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StatementCompiled by Beatrice Schenk de Regniers, Eva Moore [and] Mary Michaels White.
ContributionsDe Regniers, Beatrice Schenk., Moore, Eva., White, Mary Michaels.
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Pagination128 p.
Number of Pages128
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Open LibraryOL23251794M

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New York, Citation Press, (OCoLC) Material Type: Juvenile audience: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Beatrice Schenk De Regniers; Eva Moore; Mary Michaels White. Poetry Friday - Poems Children Will Sit Still For Each of the poems in this this book was chosen with this difference in mind.

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