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A Treasury of Children's Songs: Forty Favorites to Sing and Play

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An updated version of a classic songbook, with art from the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art

In this popular songbook, forty classic childhood songs are imaginatively illustrated with treasures from the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Here are songs that young children can act out, such as "London Bridge," "Pop Goes the Weasel," and "The Mulberry Bush." There are al
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Hardcover, 96 pages
Published October 1st 2003 by Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) (first published October 26th 1989)
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Alycia
May 12, 2013 Alycia rated it it was amazing
Beautiful to look at and easy to play. I was able to play the songs with the children climbing over me. The children loved the songs and the pictures. We were able to have some good discussions about trains, farms, dolls, etc... Good for young children and probably good for older children who are learning to play the piano.
Molly
Apr 21, 2009 Molly rated it really liked it
This is a beautiful book, pairing classic songs with famous works of art. My son enjoyed getting to hear all the songs, but adults will definitely appreciate the book more than children.
Jen
Oct 24, 2012 Jen rated it it was amazing
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Wide variety of classic songs with beautiful art placed next to them. The arrangements are easy enough for a musician that is not a professional. Great addition to any home.
Joy
Sep 19, 2015 Joy rated it really liked it
Picked up this gem at a library sale. It has a great collection of children's songs illustrated with classic art. The music is playable too.
Paula
Sep 30, 2011 Paula rated it liked it

An illustrated collection of forty traditional songs.
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