Kate Greenaway

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Kate Greenaway (Catherine Greenaway) (London, 17 March 1846 – 6 November 1901) was an English children's book illustrator and writer. Her first book, Under The Window (1879), a collection of simple, perfectly idyllic verses about children, was a best-seller.

The Kate Greenaway Medal, established in her honour in 1955, is awarded annually by the ...
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On The Bridge
IF I could see a little fish–
That is what I just now wish!
I want to see his great round eyes
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2.
The Four Princesses
FOUR Princesses lived in a Green Tower–
A Bright Green Tower in the middle of the sea;
And no one could think–oh, no one could think–
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3.
From Wonder World
OUT of Wonder World I think you come;
For in your eyes the wonder comes with you.
The stars are the windows of Heaven,
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4.
Baby Mine
BABY mine, over the trees;
Baby mine, over the flowers;
Baby mine, over the sunshine;
Baby mine, over the showers;
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5.
The Little Jumping Girls
JUMP–jump–jump–
Jump away
From this town into
The next, to-day.
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Afnan 07 August 2018
Good poem
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