Haiti, my country poems by RogГ©

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Published by Fifth House Publishers in Markham, Ont .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Haitian School verse,
  • Children"s poetry,
  • Poetry,
  • Juvenile poetry

About the Edition

For several months, the Quebec illustrator Rogé prepared a series of portraits of Haitian children. Students of Camp Perrin wrote the accompanying poems, which create, with flowing consistency, Haiti My Country. These teenaged poets use the Haitian landscape as their easel. The nature that envelops them is quite clearly their main subject.

Edition Notes

Book details

Other titlesHaïti mon pays. English.
Statementby Haitian schoolchildren ; illustrated by Rogé ; translated [from the French] by Solange Messier
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p.
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27171735M
ISBN 101927083230
ISBN 109781927083239
OCLC/WorldCa890289512

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