The Children's Hour 1993 LONGFELLOW's Poem for his daughters at Craigie House ~ Children's Picture Book


Title: The Children's Hour

Author: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Illustrator: Glenna Lang

Description: Stated First Edition. Fine. Light brown cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Dust jacket lightly rubbed; in a clear archival sleeve; no price on flaps. [32] pages. 11 x 8.5 inches.

Longfellow's poem, an affectionate love letter to his three daughters, set in his beloved Craigie House (which is still there on Brattle Street in Cambridge). He wrote the poem in 1859, and thereby immortalized his daughters, whose playful interruptions both distracted and delighted him.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Fine
Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Publisher: David R. Godine
Place: Boston
Year: 1993

ISBN: 0879239719

Keywords: Glenna Lang, children's, illustrated, picture book, daughters,

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