Every collection of children's books should include this invaluable volume--a compilation of the wit and wisdom of generations of schoolchildren. Here are more than 170 selections ranging from insults and riddles to tongue twisters, jeers, and jump-rope rhymes. Full color.Every collection of children's books should include this invaluable volume--a compilation of the wit and wisdom of generations of schoolchildren. Here are more than 170 selections ranging from insults and riddles to tongue twisters, jeers, and jump-rope rhymes. Full color.Read Less
Sendak, Maurice. Very good in very good dust jacket. Very slight lean and light chipping and rubbing to jacket. Contents clean, bright and unmarked. Jacket protected in a removable mylar cover. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak. 160 p.; 1.22" x 7.67" x 5.61". Includes Illustrations. Juvenile reading level. Collection of rhymes, sayings, cheers and jeers that have been passed down among children for generations, delightfully illustrated in color and b&w by Maurice Sendak.
Sendak, Maurice. New in new dust jacket. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 160 p. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: Children/juvenile. Brand New. Fast Arrival. Packaged and Shipped in bubble wrap. Pristine condition. Please leave us positive feedback. Thanks! Free USPS Tracking.
Fine in dark green paper covered boards with gilt text stamping on the spine. In a near fine dust jacket with a minor rubbing of the colors at the upper corner of the front flap. The price is intact on the flap of the jacket. With illustrations by Maurice Sendak. 160 pages of text and illustrations.
Sendak, Maurice. Fine in fine dust jacket. 160 pages. Contains Illustrations. First edition, first printing. Illustrated by Maurice Sendak. A book of traditional schoolyard, skip rope rhymes, insults, riddles and games. The book was first published in 1947. This issue has a new Introduction by Iona Opie. Fine book in a fine dust jacket. A beautiful copy!
Sendak, Maurice. Fine in Very Good jacket. Book. 7 1/2" x 51/2"w. Signed. No A fine copy clean and tight; delightfully illustrated in color by Maurice Sendak. The dustjacket covered in mylar is rubbed along top and bottom edges, otherwise fine.
Very Good in an edgeworn dustwrapper. Cloth, small 8vo, 20 cm, 160 pp, colour ills. From the blurb: "I saw Esau kissing Kate / The fact is we all three saw / For I saw him / And he saw me / And she saw I saw Esau. There are more than one hundred and seventy rhymes to be found in this unique volume. Subtitled "The Schoolchild's Pocket Book", it teems with the zest and humour of the playground. There are rhymes of insult and retaliation, of teasing and repartee; rhymes for skipping and for counting out; riddles, tongue-twisters, narratives and nonsense. With Iona Opie's rousing introduction and detailed notes and Maurice Sendak's boisterous illustrations, this is a book that will provide mirthful entertainment for generations."
Fine in dark green paper covered boards with gilt text stamping on the spine. In a near fine dust jacket with minor rubbing to the folds and corners of the spine area. The price is intact on the flap of the jacket. With illustrations by Maurice Sendak. 160 pages of text and illustrations.
Very good in very good dust jacket. Rhymes you knew at school, all collected together for the first time and combined with the Opie's valuable notes, witty and erudite. Blue cloth. Spine very slightly bumped and rubbed at top and tail. Contents fine. Pictorial wrapper browned at spine with a couple of small marks to rear. [R]
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