The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book by Iona Opie

The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book by Iona Opie

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The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book contains 800 nursery rhymes and ditties which are the heritage of our oral tradition. All the well-known rhymes are included as well as many rare ones. Special sections are devoted to lullabies and dandling rhymes, toe rhymes, catches, charms, traditional street cries, riddle verses, nursery maxims, and humorous ballads. The text is further enlivened by 600 illustrations, many of them eighteenth- and nineteenth-century woodcuts and engravings.

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SKU GOR001230360
Title The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book
Author Edited by Iona Opie
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher Oxford University Press
Year Published 1963
Number of Pages 240
ISBN 10 0198691122
ISBN 13 9780198691129
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book contains 800 nursery rhymes and ditties which are the heritage of our oral tradition. All the well-known rhymes are included as well as many rare ones. Special sections are devoted to lullabies and dandling rhymes, toe rhymes, catches, charms, traditional street cries, riddle verses, nursery maxims, and humorous ballads. The text is further enlivened by 600 illustrations, many of them eighteenth- and nineteenth-century woodcuts and engravings.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR001230360
Title The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book
Author Edited by Iona Opie
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher Oxford University Press
Year Published 1963
Number of Pages 240
ISBN 10 0198691122
ISBN 13 9780198691129
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Ex Library No