Orleans, Ilo This Wonderful Day: Poems of Prayer and Thanksgiving
New York Union of American Hebrew Congregations 1958 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket
Illustrated by Doane, Pelagie
Top/bottom edges lightly sunned, minor bumping/edgewear, scuff along edge of free endpaper. DJ has edgewear/soiling and dampstain on spine. Text is bright and attractive.
"Here is an enchanting collection of poems of praise, prayer and thanksgiving by a poet whose writings have stirred the minds and hearts of children and their teachers and parents for more than two generations. These prayer-poems evoke the wonders of nature in language which is fresh, imaginative and inspiring. The beauty of the universe, and the gifts of a kindly Providence are depicted with an awareness of the child's approach to the joys of daily living, so that every passing day becomes golden, one that is truly precious and, therefore, This Wonderful Day!"
Age Level: Preschool through Grade 3; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall