A Visit to William Blake's Inn: Poems for Innocent and Experienced Travelers

A Visit to William Blake's Inn: Poems for Innocent and Experienced Travelers

by Nancy Willard, Alice Provensen, Martin Provensen
     
 

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Inspired by William Blake’s Songs of Innocence and Songs of Experience, this delightful collection of poetry for children brings to life Blake’s imaginary inn and its unusual guests.
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Inspired by William Blake’s Songs of Innocence and Songs of Experience, this delightful collection of poetry for children brings to life Blake’s imaginary inn and its unusual guests.

Editorial Reviews

Children's Literature - Mary Quattlebaum
Tigers, cats, bears and a visionary poet frolic through this magical book, which received both a Newbery and a Caldecott honor.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780152938239
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
10/28/1982
Series:
Voyager Picture Books Series
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
48
Sales rank:
173,394
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.18(d)
Age Range:
4 - 7 Years

Meet the Author

NANCY WILLARD 's witty characters and lyrical poems have long delighted children and adults. She is the author of many picture books, poetry collections, and novels. She lives with her husband in Poughkeepsie, New York, and teaches creative writing at Vassar College.
ALICE AND MARTIN PROVENSEN illustrated children's books together for forty years. They were on the New York Times list of Ten Best Illustrated Books eight times, and they received the Caldecott Medal for their illustrations in A Glorious Flight, which they also wrote. Martin died in 1987; Alice continues to write and illustrate books for children. She lives in Staatsburg, New York.

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