I enjoy the hunt for vintage poetry books and have added a couple to my collection that are pre 1900's. With so many to choose from, I now maintain my collection to a select few, and only purchase those which precede the 1900's.
Four of the books I cherish most from my personal collection are...
1.) Sammy Kaye's "Sunday Serenade"
2.) The Best Loved Poems Of The American People
3.) Nurses Verses
4.) Sir Walter Scott's "The Lady Of The Lake"
One of my favorite poetry books is a 1892 copy of Sir Walter Scott's "The Lady of the Lake".
"Bee" shown here with her dog "Rastafari"
Bee is the owner of Etsy vintage goods shop...
"The bees life is like a magic well.... the more you draw from it, the more it fills."
What drew me to Bees shop was her wonderful collection of books, specifically, books of poetry. Here I'd like to share a couple selections.
From one of the best known and one of the best loved poets of American literature, this Rhinehart edition of
Selected Poems Of Robert Frost
is one that every library should contain.
A Prayer in Spring
Faces In The Crowd by B.J. Hoff
"Celebrating Our God who Knows Us By Heart"
"Give my heart a voice to tell the world About my Savior— Give my soul a song That will ring out across the years, A song that sings Your boundless love In sunshine or in shadow, A psalm of praise for all my days, Through happiness or tears."
Both title and caption grabbed my heart as both are reminiscent of my personal relationship with God and...
Mother, Thank You For All Your Love
I hope you've enjoyed this feature and that you'll stop by "Bee's" vintage goods shop
to browse her awesome selection of vintage goods!