Treasure Island

James Whitcomb Riley

(7 October 1849 - 22 July 1916 / Greenfield, Indiana)

A Ballad

With A Serious Conclusion

Crowd about me, little children--
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  • Dr.subhendu Kar (11/12/2011 9:03:00 AM)

    ow what a story in verse, heart when stands and stares to myth of mist, as rhythm croons over vale of tunes. (Report) Reply

  • George J. Carroll (4/10/2011 6:39:00 PM)

    I am far from being a child but his lyrical style captivates me and I can see why children would be mesmerized with his wonderful poetry, easy to memorize and recite. (Report) Reply

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